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Psych Chapter 10 Practice Quiz
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When a damaging flood struck the city, the mayor allocated people, financial resources, and temporary housing to help those whose homes were damaged by the flood. According to Sternberg, the mayor is demonstrating ________ intelligence.
Sharon has been dancing since she was 4 and is extremely good at it. She is so good that she far surpasses other students who have been taking dance classes for the same period of time. Gardner would claim that Sharon demonstrates ________ intelligence.
A written exam for a driver's license would be considered a(n) ________ test.
Aptitude tests are to ________ as achievement tests are to ________.
future performance; current competence
The eugenics movement would have been most likely to encourage
selective breeding of highly intelligent people.
Dr. Lang has designed a test to measure golfers' knowledge of their sport's history. To interpret scores on the test, he is presently administering it to a representative sample of all golfers. Dr. Lang is clearly in the process of
standardizing the test.
Measuring intelligence based on head size is likely to have a ________ level of reliability and a ________ level of validity.
Your psychology professor has announced that the next test will assess your understanding of memory. When you receive the test, however, you find that very few questions actually relate to this topic. In this instance, you would be most concerned about the ________ of the test.
A collection of research suggests that throughout early and middle adulthood
crystallized intelligence increases and fluid intelligence decreases.
Researchers at one point in time assess and compare the performance of different age groups on the SAT. The procedure used in this research best illustrates
a cross-sectional study.
Placing children into "gifted child" education programs is most likely to be criticized for
widening the achievement gap between higher- and lower-ability groups.
To be diagnosed with an intellectual disability, criteria specifies performance on an intelligence test of approximately
70 or below.
Girls are most likely to outperform boys on a
Males' mental ability scores show greater ________ than females' mental ability scores.
Women have scored ________ on math tests when no male test-takers were in the tested group, and Blacks have scored ________ when tested by Blacks than when tested by Whites.
Intelligence tests are "biased" in that
test performance is influenced by cultural experiences.
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