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18 terms
Psychological Testing
Interpersonal
Intrapersonal
Logical/Mathematical
Verbal/Linguistic
How you are with other people, between people
About yourself; existing or occurring within one person's min…
Thinking, solving problems.
Good understanding of language, speaking, words
Interpersonal
How you are with other people, between people
Intrapersonal
About yourself; existing or occurring within one person's min…
Psychological testing
testing
assesment
screening
clinical
the process of... measuring... psychology-related... variables by mean…
the gathering &... integration of... psychology-related... data for th…
identifying individuals who require more... evaluation
A test setting that: ... screen for/diagnose behavior problems... i…
testing
the process of... measuring... psychology-related... variables by mean…
assesment
the gathering &... integration of... psychology-related... data for th…
17 terms
Psychological Testing
Reliablity
Validity
Percentile system
Norms
The abllity of a test to give the same results under similar…
The ability of a test to measure what it is intended to meausre
Ranking of test scores that indicates the ratio of scores low…
Standard of comparison for test results de lopped by giving t…
Reliablity
The abllity of a test to give the same results under similar…
Validity
The ability of a test to measure what it is intended to meausre
17 terms
Psychological Testing
reliability
validity
percentile system
norms
the ability of a test to give the same results under similar…
the ability of a test to measure what it was designed to meas…
ranking of test scores that indicates the ratio of scores low…
standard of comparison for test results developed by giving t…
reliability
the ability of a test to give the same results under similar…
validity
the ability of a test to measure what it was designed to meas…
psychological testing
psychological test
intelligence tests
aptitude tests
achievement tests
a standardized measure of a sample of a persons behavior
measure general ability
assess specific types of mental abilities measures ability to…
measure a persons mastery and knowledge (info already learned…
psychological test
a standardized measure of a sample of a persons behavior
intelligence tests
measure general ability
Psychological Testing
Psychological Testing
Fairness & Usefulness of Test Factors
Reliability
Two Ways to Determine Reliability
Tests are used for a wide variety of purposes.
1. Reliability... 2. Validity... 3. Norms
Tests consistency. The tests ability to get the same results…
1. If you take a test and take the same test a short time aft…
Psychological Testing
Tests are used for a wide variety of purposes.
Fairness & Usefulness of Test Factors
1. Reliability... 2. Validity... 3. Norms
116 terms
Psychological Testing
psychological test
Alfred Binet
WWI
psychological assessment
set of items designed to measure characteristics of human bei…
developed the roots of psychological testing by using tests t…
screenings for military recruits were done using psychologica…
gathering and integrating psychology-related data for the pur…
psychological test
set of items designed to measure characteristics of human bei…
Alfred Binet
developed the roots of psychological testing by using tests t…
52 terms
Psychological Testing
Psychological testing
educational settings
Screening tests
clinics or hospitals
a field characterized by the use of samples of behavior in or…
routinely intelligence and achievement tests are administered
identify developmental, visual, and auditory problems for whi…
psychological ... tests may be administered for purposes ... of dia…
Psychological testing
a field characterized by the use of samples of behavior in or…
educational settings
routinely intelligence and achievement tests are administered
27 terms
Psychological Testing
Why should we care about psychological…
Psychological Test
Differences among Psychological Tests
Psychometrics
Mental Disorders... Medicines that should be prescribed... Jobs... Men…
Measurement tool or technique that requires a person to perfo…
Behavior preformed... Construct measured and outcome predicted... C…
Field of study concerned with the theory and technique of edu…
Why should we care about psychological…
Mental Disorders... Medicines that should be prescribed... Jobs... Men…
Psychological Test
Measurement tool or technique that requires a person to perfo…
psychological testing
alfred binet
mental age
chronological age
score ranges
french psychologist. credited for being the first to develop…
age at which you can answer questions for others at that age
your actual age in years. IQ= ma/ca x 100
out of 100 people, 16 will score above 115, 16 will score bel…
alfred binet
french psychologist. credited for being the first to develop…
mental age
age at which you can answer questions for others at that age
62 terms
Psychological Testing
China
Chan Dynasty
Tests
Confucious
Place where Proficiency Testing of Public Officials (2200 B.C…
Where Civil Service Examination began (1115 B.C - 1905)
Music, archery, horsemanship, writing, arithmetic, ceremonies…
He influenced the teaching about striving to self-perfection.
China
Place where Proficiency Testing of Public Officials (2200 B.C…
Chan Dynasty
Where Civil Service Examination began (1115 B.C - 1905)
Psychological Testing
Psychological Tests
Intelligence
IQ
Alfred Binet
Assessments of behaviour, attitudes, mental constructs, perso…
A mental construct that cannot be specifically defined. In fa…
The score one receives on an "intelligence" test, but is not…
Developed both the concept of the IQ and the first intelligen…
Psychological Tests
Assessments of behaviour, attitudes, mental constructs, perso…
Intelligence
A mental construct that cannot be specifically defined. In fa…
66 terms
Psychological testing
Mental Ability Tests
Individually Administered
Neuropsychological Tests
Interest Inventories
include a wide variety of tests measuring different aspects o…
WAIS, Standford Binet Intelligence Scale
include a wide variety of tests used to measure brain functio…
measure an individual's preference for certain activities or…
Mental Ability Tests
include a wide variety of tests measuring different aspects o…
Individually Administered
WAIS, Standford Binet Intelligence Scale
Ch 13: Psychological Testing
Assume
Summary
Validity
Percentile System
to think or accept that something is true but without having…
a shortened version of something that has already been said o…
the ability of a test to measure what it is intended to measure
ranking of test score that indicates the ratio of score lower…
Assume
to think or accept that something is true but without having…
Summary
a shortened version of something that has already been said o…
17 terms
psychological testing
psychological test
intelligence tests
aptitude tests
achievement tests
a standardized measure of a sample of a persons behavior
measure general ability
assess specific types of mental abilities measures ability to…
measure a persons mastery and knowledge (info already learned…
psychological test
a standardized measure of a sample of a persons behavior
intelligence tests
measure general ability
54 terms
Psychological Testing (Ch 4)
1905
1912
1917
1920
Alfred Binet and Theodore Simon invent first modern intellige…
Stern introduces the IQ, or intelligence quotient: the mental…
Robert Woodworth develops the Personal Data Sheet, the first…
The Rorschach inkblot test is published.
1905
Alfred Binet and Theodore Simon invent first modern intellige…
1912
Stern introduces the IQ, or intelligence quotient: the mental…
15 terms
Psychological Testing
Standardized measurement of individual…
Purpose of neurological testing
Key concepts
Neuropsychological Assessment
Neurocognitive functioning... Intelectual ability and achievemen…
1. Current functioning and diagnostic clarification - *Dement…
Standardization: Uniform procedures to administer and score a…
- Measure of distance cognitive abilities... - Profile of streng…
Standardized measurement of individual…
Neurocognitive functioning... Intelectual ability and achievemen…
Purpose of neurological testing
1. Current functioning and diagnostic clarification - *Dement…
Psychological Testing
reliability
validity
percentile system
norms
the ability of a test to give the same results under similar…
the ability of a test to measure what it was designed to meas…
ranking of test scores that indicates the ratio of scores low…
standard of comparison for test results developed by giving t…
reliability
the ability of a test to give the same results under similar…
validity
the ability of a test to measure what it was designed to meas…
Psychological Testing
reliability
validity
norms
intelligence tests
a test's consistency, the test's ability to get the same resu…
the ability of a test to measure what it is intended to
to illustrate how a person does on a test in comparison to ev…
measure a person's overall ability to solve problems
reliability
a test's consistency, the test's ability to get the same resu…
validity
the ability of a test to measure what it is intended to
28 terms
Psychological Testing
Psychological Tests
Intelligence Tests
Aptitude Tests
Achievement Tests
A standardized measure of a sample of a person's behavior, a…
Measure general mental ability, assess intellectual potential
Assess specific types of mental abilities, measures potential…
Gauges a person's mastery and knowledge of various subjects,…
Psychological Tests
A standardized measure of a sample of a person's behavior, a…
Intelligence Tests
Measure general mental ability, assess intellectual potential
Psychological Testing
percentile system
validity
standardization
reliability
ranking of test scores that indicate the ratio of scores lowe…
ability of a test to measure what is intended to measure
requires, among other things, that the norm, or average score…
ability of a test to give the same results under similar cond…
percentile system
ranking of test scores that indicate the ratio of scores lowe…
validity
ability of a test to measure what is intended to measure
Psychological Testing Chapter 2
Define measurement
Describe different scales of measurement
Describe the measures of central tende…
Describe the measures of variability
a set of rules for assigning numbers to represent objects, tr…
nominal... ordinal... interval... ratio
mean... median... mode
range... variance... standard deviation
Define measurement
a set of rules for assigning numbers to represent objects, tr…
Describe different scales of measurement
nominal... ordinal... interval... ratio
Psychological Testing
projective tests
neuropsychological testing
biological assessment
achievement testing
human figure drawlings, appreceptive test ( tell a story), in…
pros: assess broad abilities, infer brain dysfunctions ... cons…
measuares nervous system activity ... ei( heart rate & function,…
assess acquired knowledge skill in academic area. typically d…
projective tests
human figure drawlings, appreceptive test ( tell a story), in…
neuropsychological testing
pros: assess broad abilities, infer brain dysfunctions ... cons…
Psychological Testing Exam 1
Standardization of Procedures
Mental Level
Raw Score
Achievement Tests
Rigorous control of experimental conditions
Used for the first time by Cattell to describe measures of se…
Used by Binet to express a child's score on his entire test.
Educational tools that assess the degree of learning, success…
Standardization of Procedures
Rigorous control of experimental conditions
Mental Level
Used for the first time by Cattell to describe measures of se…
145 terms
Psychological Testing
Maximum V. Typical Performance... 1) Thes…
This type of test has lower psychometr…
- Are aptitude test good predictors of…
- these performance measures provides…
1) Maximum Performance measures ... 2) Typical Performance Measu…
Typical Performance Measures
no... satisfaction... no... typical performance measures
Typical Performance Measures... yes... motivation ... ability
Maximum V. Typical Performance... 1) Thes…
1) Maximum Performance measures ... 2) Typical Performance Measu…
This type of test has lower psychometr…
Typical Performance Measures
Ch. 9 - Intelligence & Psychological Testing
intelligence tests
aptitude tests
achievement tests
personality tests
measure general mental ability; intellectual potential
assess specific types of abilities
measure mastery and knowledge of various subjects
measure aspects of personality, including motives, interests,…
intelligence tests
measure general mental ability; intellectual potential
aptitude tests
assess specific types of abilities
54 terms
AP Unit 4: Intelligence and Psychological Testing
Psychological test
Intelligence test
Aptitude test
Achievement test
A standardized measure of a sample of a person's behavior; ma…
Measures general mental ability
Measures potential; assesses specific types of mental abiliti…
Measures a person's mastery and knowledge of various subjects…
Psychological test
A standardized measure of a sample of a person's behavior; ma…
Intelligence test
Measures general mental ability
14 terms
Intro to Psychological Testing
testing
assessment
collaborative psychological assessment
therapeutic psychological assessment
the process of measuring psychology-related variables* by mea…
the gathering and integration of psychology-related data* for…
a type of assessment when the assessor and assesse work as pa…
a type of assessment when therapeutic self-discovery is encou…
testing
the process of measuring psychology-related variables* by mea…
assessment
the gathering and integration of psychology-related data* for…
psychological testing
reliability
validity
norms
intelligence tests
a tests consistency ... the tests ability to get the same result…
the ability of a test to measure what it is supposed to, more…
to illustrate how a person does on a test in comparison to ev…
measure a persons overall ability to solve problems
reliability
a tests consistency ... the tests ability to get the same result…
validity
the ability of a test to measure what it is supposed to, more…
Psychological testing
Intelligence
G-factor
Fluid intelligence
Crystallized Intelligence
the capacity to understand the world, think rationally, and u…
the single, general factor for mental ability assumed to unde…
intelligence that reflects the ability to reason abstractly (…
the accumulation of information, knowledge, and skills that p…
Intelligence
the capacity to understand the world, think rationally, and u…
G-factor
the single, general factor for mental ability assumed to unde…
39 terms
Psychological Testing
percentile system
validity
standardization
reliability
ranking of test scores that indicate the ratio of scores lowe…
ability of a test to measure what is intended to measure
requires, among other things, that the norm, or average score…
ability of a test to give the same results under similar cond…
percentile system
ranking of test scores that indicate the ratio of scores lowe…
validity
ability of a test to measure what is intended to measure
PSYCHOLOGICAL TESTING
PSYCHOLOGICAL TESTING
PSYCHOLOGICAL TEST
PSYCHOMETRICS
TEST
Refers to the use of psychological tests.... Refers to all poss…
is a device for measuring characteristics of human beings tha…
is a specialized branch of psychology dealing with MENTAL TES…
is a measurement device that quantifies behavior.
PSYCHOLOGICAL TESTING
Refers to the use of psychological tests.... Refers to all poss…
PSYCHOLOGICAL TEST
is a device for measuring characteristics of human beings tha…
14 terms
Psychological Testing
Reliability
Validity
Linguistic-verbal
Logical-Mathematical
The ability of a test to give the same results under similar…
The ability of a test to measure what it is intended to measure
Ability to utilize language
Ability to process and compute logical problems and equations
Reliability
The ability of a test to give the same results under similar…
Validity
The ability of a test to measure what it is intended to measure
Psychological Testing
Structured Clinical Interview for the…
The two scales of the SCID
Administration of the SCID
Scoring of the SCID
-To ensure the major DSM-5 diagnoses are systematically evalu…
-SCID 1: Diagnostic exam used to determine DSM-IV Axis 1 diso…
uses the 3 column approach: ... -Left hand column: questions to…
-?: Not capable of bringing answer to memory ... -1: symptoms ar…
Structured Clinical Interview for the…
-To ensure the major DSM-5 diagnoses are systematically evalu…
The two scales of the SCID
-SCID 1: Diagnostic exam used to determine DSM-IV Axis 1 diso…
6 terms
Psychological Testing
Mental Ability Tests
Achievement Tests
Research
Assumption
Tests measuring a wide variety of cognitive function
Assess level of knowledge or skill in a particular domain (Ba…
Existing scale : No need to make test, you know the test prop…
Traits or characteristics , quantification , stability or per…
Mental Ability Tests
Tests measuring a wide variety of cognitive function
Achievement Tests
Assess level of knowledge or skill in a particular domain (Ba…
Psychological Testing
Item Difficulty
Item Validity
Item Reliability
Item Discrimination
# of correct (item 1)/ # of people who tried the item
-How much does this item measure what it's supposed to measur…
-If the item is consistent or dependable; relies on internal…
-Whether or not this item can tell if the person has a high o…
Item Difficulty
# of correct (item 1)/ # of people who tried the item
Item Validity
-How much does this item measure what it's supposed to measur…
Psychological Testing
Bender Gestalt Test
draw-a-person (DAP) test
Minnesota multiphasic personality inve…
Rorschach inkblot test
test of visuomotor and spatial abilities; useful for children…
analysis of patient's drawings of male and female individuals…
assessment of personality characteristics through a battery o…
projective test using inkblots to determine the patient's abi…
Bender Gestalt Test
test of visuomotor and spatial abilities; useful for children…
draw-a-person (DAP) test
analysis of patient's drawings of male and female individuals…
7 terms
Psychological Testing
***Projective Personality Tests
***Objective Personality Test
Intelligence Tests
***Neuropsychological Tests
-Often have difficulty telling what's going on with that ... -Su…
-Called "objective" because the scoring procedures are object…
WAIS-III (see textbook) ... -11 subsets → cover such areas as fa…
Most frequently given neuropsychological screening tests:... -Be…
***Projective Personality Tests
-Often have difficulty telling what's going on with that ... -Su…
***Objective Personality Test
-Called "objective" because the scoring procedures are object…
21 terms
psychological testing
reliability
two basic ways to determine reliability
validity
norms
a tests consistency ... the tests ability to get the same result…
if you take a test and take the same test a short time after,…
the ability of a test to measure what it is supposed to, more…
to illustrate how a person does on a test in comparison to ev…
reliability
a tests consistency ... the tests ability to get the same result…
two basic ways to determine reliability
if you take a test and take the same test a short time after,…
Psychological testing
Psychological tests
Intelligence tests
Achievement test
Personality tests
Standardized insturment or systematic procedure designed to o…
Designed to give a measure of the individual's general level…
Given to measure actual academic achievement by the assessmen…
Measure a clients style of thinking, handling conflict, motiv…
Psychological tests
Standardized insturment or systematic procedure designed to o…
Intelligence tests
Designed to give a measure of the individual's general level…
Psychological Testing
assessment
tests
Jean Esquirol
Edouard Sequin
a broad array of evaluative procedures
instruments that yield scores based on collected data - a sub…
used language to identify intelligence - forerunner of "verba…
developed the form board to increase motor control - forerunn…
assessment
a broad array of evaluative procedures
tests
instruments that yield scores based on collected data - a sub…
29 terms
Psychological Testing
Psychological Testing
Intelligence Tests
Achievement Test
Personality Test
Standardized instrument designed to get a measure of a sample…
Measures ones ability to learn
Measures ones academic achievement
Measures ones style of thinking ... MCMI-11... MMPI-2
Psychological Testing
Standardized instrument designed to get a measure of a sample…
Intelligence Tests
Measures ones ability to learn
Psychological testing
Alfred binet
Mental age
Chronological age
Score ranges
French psychologist, 1st to develop 1st useful intelligence t…
Age at which you can answer questions for others at that age
persons actual age
Out of every 100 people 16 will score about 115 and 16 will s…
Alfred binet
French psychologist, 1st to develop 1st useful intelligence t…
Mental age
Age at which you can answer questions for others at that age
27 terms
Psychological testing
linear Regression equation formula
Standard Error of estimate
Factor affecting correlation Coefficie…
Homoscedastic
Y=a+bx
Standard error of prediction, correlation between the test to…
Linearity, heteroscedasticity,relative position, group hetero…
The degree of scatter is equal is assumption
linear Regression equation formula
Y=a+bx
Standard Error of estimate
Standard error of prediction, correlation between the test to…
Psychological Testing
Intelligence
subnormal intelligence
Binet's Definition of Intelligence
Binet's Principles of Test Construction
Adapt, Learn, Think Abstractly
french minister wanted a way to identify students that would…
tendency to take and maintain a definite direction (attention…
Age differentiation, mental age, general mental ability (g)
Intelligence
Adapt, Learn, Think Abstractly
subnormal intelligence
french minister wanted a way to identify students that would…
16 terms
Psychological Testing
psychological tests
intelligence tests
achievement tests
personality tests
standardized instrument/ systematic procedure designed to obt…
designed to give a measure of the individual's general level…
given to measure actual academic achievement by the assessmen…
measure style of thinking, handling conflict, motives and per…
psychological tests
standardized instrument/ systematic procedure designed to obt…
intelligence tests
designed to give a measure of the individual's general level…
Psychological Testing
Test
Item
Psychological Test
Overt
is a measurement device or technique used to quantify behavio…
is a specific stimulus to which a person responds overtly; sc…
educational test; is a set of items that are designed to meas…
individual's observable activity
Test
is a measurement device or technique used to quantify behavio…
Item
is a specific stimulus to which a person responds overtly; sc…
23 terms
Psychological Testing
Alfred Binet
Mental Age
Chronological Age
Score Ranges
French psychologist... *first to develop the first, useful intel…
The age at which you can answer questions for others
Your actual age ... IQ = ma / ca X 100... 100 is an average IQ test…
Out of 100 people, 16 will score above 115 and 16 will score…
Alfred Binet
French psychologist... *first to develop the first, useful intel…
Mental Age
The age at which you can answer questions for others
Psychological Testing
reliability
validity
test retest
inter scorer
the ability of a test to give the same results under similar…
whether the test measures what it is supposed to
if you were given the same test, your score would be the same…
you would get the same results if it was scored by different…
reliability
the ability of a test to give the same results under similar…
validity
whether the test measures what it is supposed to
Psychological Testing
Test
Testing
Assessment
Standardized
A procedure or device that provides information about behavio…
A test is scored, administered, and interpreted in a standard…
The systematic gathering of information and the systematic in…
Uniformity of procedures across different situations and indi…
Test
A procedure or device that provides information about behavio…
Testing
A test is scored, administered, and interpreted in a standard…
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