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Pyschology:Intelligence
Intelligence
achievement
Spearman
Thurstone
ability to learn
refers to knowledge and skills
G and s theories
seven primary mental abilities
Intelligence
ability to learn
achievement
refers to knowledge and skills
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Pyschology Mid Term (Intelligence)
Sir Francis Galton
Eugenics
James Catell
Alfred Binet
Discovered use of fingerprints, tested drugs from A - Z, beli…
Improve nature with selective breeding of good traits
Daltons studen who, coined the term mental test, and brought…
Intelligence tests that used mental reasoning, created term "…
Sir Francis Galton
Discovered use of fingerprints, tested drugs from A - Z, beli…
Eugenics
Improve nature with selective breeding of good traits
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Pyschology - Intelligence/Motivation/Emotion
motivation
temperaments; need for arousal
temperament
approach temperament
a need or desire that energizes behavior and directs it towar…
personality factors
physiological tendency to interpret and respond to the world…
easy, flexible; positive; reward-seeking
motivation
a need or desire that energizes behavior and directs it towar…
temperaments; need for arousal
personality factors
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PYSCHOLOGY (thinking, language, & intelligence)
cognition
thinking
mental image
concept
the mental activities involved in acquiring, retaining, and u…
the manipulation of mental representations of information in…
a mental representation of objects or events that are not phy…
a mental category of objects or ideas based on properties the…
cognition
the mental activities involved in acquiring, retaining, and u…
thinking
the manipulation of mental representations of information in…
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Intelligence and Pyschological Testing
Mental ability
Personality Scales
Standardization
Test Norms
Intelligence- General ... Aptitude-specific
Measures motives, interests, values, and attitudes
Uniform procedures used in administration and scoring on test.
Where a score on a test relates to another score
Mental ability
Intelligence- General ... Aptitude-specific
Personality Scales
Measures motives, interests, values, and attitudes
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Exam 3 Pyschology Thinking and Intelligence
Twin studies comparing the intelligenc…
After seeing your new neighbor walking…
Alfred Binet and Theodore Simon devise…
An estimate of the proportion of trait…
a. ... the role of both genetic and environmental factors in in…
The representative heuristic
...
hereitability
Twin studies comparing the intelligenc…
a. ... the role of both genetic and environmental factors in in…
After seeing your new neighbor walking…
The representative heuristic
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PSY 205 INTELLIGENCE AND PYSCHOLOGICAL TESTING
psychological test
intelligence test
aptitude tests
achievement tests
a standardized measure of a sample of a persons behaivor
measure general mental ability
assess specific types of mental abilities
gauge a persons mastery and knowledge of various subjects
psychological test
a standardized measure of a sample of a persons behaivor
intelligence test
measure general mental ability
29 terms
Pyschology 101 - Exam 3 (Language and Intelligence)
aptitude
availability heuristic
culture-fair intelligence test
convergent thinking
An individual's potential for learning.
A decision-making strategy that predicts the likelihood of so…
Assessments designed to minimize cultural bias.
A conventional approach to problem solving that focuses on fi…
aptitude
An individual's potential for learning.
availability heuristic
A decision-making strategy that predicts the likelihood of so…
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Exploring Pyschology: Chapter 9 Thinking, Language, and Intelligence
Cognition
Mental Set is a type of
When forming a concept, people often d…
Whorf's linguistic determinism hypothe…
The mental activities associated with thinking, knowing, reme…
Fixation
Prototype
Our language shapes our thinking
Cognition
The mental activities associated with thinking, knowing, reme…
Mental Set is a type of
Fixation
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Ap Pyschology Thinking, Language, and Intelligence Quiz
To find the circumference of a circle,…
What is the term for problem-solving s…
Morphemes are to phonemes as meanings…
The number of morphemes in the sentenc…
C.
D.
B.
C.
To find the circumference of a circle,…
C.
What is the term for problem-solving s…
D.
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Intelligence
Intelligence
General Intelligence (g)
Savant Syndrome
Intelligence Test
mental quality consisting of the ability to learn from experi…
a general intelligence factor that, according to Spearman and…
a condition in which a person otherwise limited in mental abi…
a method for assessing an individual's mental aptitudes and c…
Intelligence
mental quality consisting of the ability to learn from experi…
General Intelligence (g)
a general intelligence factor that, according to Spearman and…
Pyschology
Factor analysis
Validity Test types
Gardner's Intelligences
G-factor
a mathematical procedure used to group together related items…
-Content: ... -Predictive: ... -Construct:
Musical-music... Bodily-kinesthetic-athletics... Logical-mathematic…
Underlies or contributes to performance on a variety of menta…
Factor analysis
a mathematical procedure used to group together related items…
Validity Test types
-Content: ... -Predictive: ... -Construct:
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PYSCHOLOGY
Motivation
Drive Reduction Theory (and its problem)
Homeostasis Theory (and its problem)
Revised Description (allostasis)
activates and directs behaviors, makes our behavior more vigo…
desire to reduce irritation. Problem: Once all needs are fill…
maintenance of an optimal level of biological conditions with…
maintenance of an optimal level of biological conditions that…
Motivation
activates and directs behaviors, makes our behavior more vigo…
Drive Reduction Theory (and its problem)
desire to reduce irritation. Problem: Once all needs are fill…
Pyschology
Stage 1
Stage 2
Stage 3
Stage 4
Alpha (awake & relaxed, rhymetic cycle)
Irregular larger waves, sleep spindles (muscle contraction)
Delta waves (large slow brain waves)
Large delta waves, sleep walking, talking, terrors, nightmares
Stage 1
Alpha (awake & relaxed, rhymetic cycle)
Stage 2
Irregular larger waves, sleep spindles (muscle contraction)
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Unit 11 Pyschology
Intelligence test
Intelligence
General intelligence (g):
Factor analysis:
method for assessing an indiv mental aptitudes and comparing…
mental quality consisting of the ability to learn from experi…
general intelligence factor that, according to spearman and o…
a statistical procedure that identifies clusters of related i…
Intelligence test
method for assessing an indiv mental aptitudes and comparing…
Intelligence
mental quality consisting of the ability to learn from experi…
Intelligence
achievement tests
creativity
Down syndrome
emotional intelligence
a test designed to assess what a person has learned
the ability to produce new and valuable ideas
a conditioned of mild to severe intellectual diability and as…
the ability to perceive, understand, manage, and use emotions
achievement tests
a test designed to assess what a person has learned
creativity
the ability to produce new and valuable ideas
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Intelligence
Intelligence Test
mental age
Stanford-Binet
Intelligence Quotient
measures peoples mental aptitudes and compare them to others'…
the chronological age that most typically corresponds to a gi…
Lewis Terman's widely used revision of Binet' original intell…
the ratio of mental age to chronological age multiplied by 100.
Intelligence Test
measures peoples mental aptitudes and compare them to others'…
mental age
the chronological age that most typically corresponds to a gi…
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intelligence
achievement test
intelligence
cohort
intelligence quotient (IQ)
a test designed to assess what a person has learned.
mental quality consisting of the ability to learn from experi…
a group of people from a given time period
defined originally as the ratio of mental age (ma) to chronol…
achievement test
a test designed to assess what a person has learned.
intelligence
mental quality consisting of the ability to learn from experi…
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Unit 03 Reasoning and Intelligence
Deductive reasoning
Faulty premises
Belief-bias effect
Inductive reasoning
Drawing a conclusion based on a set of premises or a general…
May cause a reasoning error in which people judge a conclusio…
A reasoning error that occurs when a conclusion confirms our…
Using specific pieces of data or information to build a gener…
Deductive reasoning
Drawing a conclusion based on a set of premises or a general…
Faulty premises
May cause a reasoning error in which people judge a conclusio…
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Chapter 8 Pyschology
analogical representation
availability heuristic
cognition
concept
A mental representation that has some of the physical charact…
Making a decision based on the answer that most easily comes…
Mental activity such as thinking or representing information.
A mental representation that groups or categorizes objects, e…
analogical representation
A mental representation that has some of the physical charact…
availability heuristic
Making a decision based on the answer that most easily comes…
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Chapter 9: Thinking, Language, and Intelligence
cognition
concept
prototype
algorithm
mental activities associated with thinking, knowing, remember…
mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, and people
mental image or best example of category
methodical, logical rule or procedure that guarantees solving…
cognition
mental activities associated with thinking, knowing, remember…
concept
mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, and people
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Intelligence
Intelligence
Factor Analysis
General intelligence (g)
Savant Syndrome
Mental quality consisting of the ability to learn from expiri…
A statistical procedure that identifies clusters of related i…
A general intelligence daxtor that according to spearman and…
A condition in which a person otherwise limited in mental abi…
Intelligence
Mental quality consisting of the ability to learn from expiri…
Factor Analysis
A statistical procedure that identifies clusters of related i…
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Chapter 9, Thinking, Language, and Intelligence
What is cognition, and whare the funct…
Cognition
Concept
Prototype
Cognition is the study of how the mind receives, processes, a…
all the mental activities associated with thinking, knowing,…
a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, and peop…
a mental image or best example of a category. Matching new it…
What is cognition, and whare the funct…
Cognition is the study of how the mind receives, processes, a…
Cognition
all the mental activities associated with thinking, knowing,…
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Test 2 Pyschology
Learning
Reflex
Example of a reflex
Classical Conditioning
Any relatively permanent change in behavior brought about by…
An involuntary response to stimuli.
Dogs salivating at the sight of meat or the sight of a person…
Learning to make a reflexive response to a stimulus other tha…
Learning
Any relatively permanent change in behavior brought about by…
Reflex
An involuntary response to stimuli.
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Intelligence
The purpose of the intelligence test c…
You could assess the reliability of a…
As part of a test, Brenda was asked to…
All of the following represent intelli…
identify children who would not benefit from regular schooling.
correlating scores from two separate administrations.
crystallized
Cultural
The purpose of the intelligence test c…
identify children who would not benefit from regular schooling.
You could assess the reliability of a…
correlating scores from two separate administrations.
Chapter 10: Intelligence
general intelligence (g)
factor analysis
mental age
Stanford-Binet
a general intelligence factor that, according to Spearman and…
a statistical procedure that identifies clusters of related i…
a measure of intelligence test performance devised by Binet;…
the widely used American revision (by Terman at Stanford Univ…
general intelligence (g)
a general intelligence factor that, according to Spearman and…
factor analysis
a statistical procedure that identifies clusters of related i…
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chapter 8; intelligence
intelligence
Spearman's G
general intelligence
IQ
the ability to learn from experience, solve problems, and use…
general intelligence
is the broad mental capacity that influences performance on c…
general intelligence is also; one single overall intelligence
intelligence
the ability to learn from experience, solve problems, and use…
Spearman's G
general intelligence
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Ch. 11: Intelligence
Intelligence
Intelligence tests
Intelligence quotient
Alfred Binet
In any context, is the ability to learn from experience, solv…
Tests for assessing the mental abilities of a person and then…
IQ test score.
Created first modern intelligence test to identify children w…
Intelligence
In any context, is the ability to learn from experience, solv…
Intelligence tests
Tests for assessing the mental abilities of a person and then…
23 terms
Unit 6: Intelligence
intelligence
intelligence test
general intelligence
factor analysis
mental quality consisting of the ability to learn from experi…
a method for assessing an individual's mental aptitudes and c…
a general intelligence factor that, according to Pearman and…
a statistical procedure that identifies clusters of related i…
intelligence
mental quality consisting of the ability to learn from experi…
intelligence test
a method for assessing an individual's mental aptitudes and c…
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Pyschology Chap 7 & 8
Cognition
Thinking
Mental Image
concept
the mental activities involved in acquiring, retaining, and u…
the manipulation of mental representations of information in…
a mental representation of objects or events that are not phy…
a mental category of objects or ideas based on properties the…
Cognition
the mental activities involved in acquiring, retaining, and u…
Thinking
the manipulation of mental representations of information in…
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pyschology
pyschology
goals of psychology
7 approaches
biological
study of the brain and mind as it relates to human behavior
1. describe(how does organism behave?)... 2. explain(what are th…
biological, cognitive, behavioral, psychoanalytical, humanist…
Examines how genes hormones and Nervis system interact with e…
pyschology
study of the brain and mind as it relates to human behavior
goals of psychology
1. describe(how does organism behave?)... 2. explain(what are th…
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Pyschology
100
Multiple Intelligences
Mild
Reading
Average Score on Stanford Binnet test
Name of Gardeners theory of intelligences
80% of handicapped are in what range?
One way to keep your IQ high as getting older
100
Average Score on Stanford Binnet test
Multiple Intelligences
Name of Gardeners theory of intelligences
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Intelligence
relification
intelligence test
intelligence
general intelligence
confusing a construct for a fact
a method for assessing an individual's mental aptitudes and c…
Mental quality consisting of the ability to learn from experi…
a general intelligence factor that, according to Spearman and…
relification
confusing a construct for a fact
intelligence test
a method for assessing an individual's mental aptitudes and c…
21 terms
Psychology Chapter 7 Intelligence
intelligence
g factor
s factor
triarchic theory of intelligence
the ability to learn
general intelligence
specific intelligence
Sternberg's theory
intelligence
the ability to learn
g factor
general intelligence
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Sleep, Personality, & Intelligence
Coscienceness
Sleep
Stages of NREM sleep
REM sleep
awareness of ourselves and our environment
period of near total loss of conscienceness
stage 1: hallucinations & alpha waves... stage 2: sleep spindles…
reoccurring sleep stage when vivid dreams occur, muscles are…
Coscienceness
awareness of ourselves and our environment
Sleep
period of near total loss of conscienceness
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Pyschology vocab
Intelligence Quotient
Measuring IQ
Test used for determining IQ
Aptitude test
a number representing a person's reasoning ability
mental age (what your brain can do) divided by your chronolog…
aptitude tests (LSAT, ACT, SAT) and achievement tests (OGT, l…
measures your ability
Intelligence Quotient
a number representing a person's reasoning ability
Measuring IQ
mental age (what your brain can do) divided by your chronolog…
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CH 10 - Intelligence
intelligence
Spearman general intelligence (g)
savant syndrome
Gardener multiple intelligences
The mental potential to learn from experience, solve problems…
A general intelligence factor that, according to Spearman and…
A condition in which a person otherwise limited in mental abi…
Howard Gardener identified 8 relatively independent intellige…
intelligence
The mental potential to learn from experience, solve problems…
Spearman general intelligence (g)
A general intelligence factor that, according to Spearman and…
pyschology ch. 10 study guide
Intelligence
Theory of multiple intelligences
Howard Gardner
Salovey and Mayer
is a general mental capability that involves the ability to r…
proposes that there are a number of intelligence's not just one
developed the theory of multiple intelligences
developed the theory of emotional... intelligence
Intelligence
is a general mental capability that involves the ability to r…
Theory of multiple intelligences
proposes that there are a number of intelligence's not just one
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10: Intelligence
Intelligence
Factor Analysis
General Intelligence (g)
Two Factor Theory of Intelligence
the ability to direct one's thinking, adapt to one's circumst…
a statistical technique that explains a large number of corre…
a variable that summarizes positive correlations among differ…
every task requires a combination of a general ability and sk…
Intelligence
the ability to direct one's thinking, adapt to one's circumst…
Factor Analysis
a statistical technique that explains a large number of corre…
30 terms
Pyschology1010 ch.10
adaptive behavior
algorithms
broad intelligence
construct validity
adjustment to and coping with everyday life.
a step-by-step procedure or formula for solving a problem.
one of carroll's three levels of intelligence that includes a…
the degree to which a test measures the concept it claims to…
adaptive behavior
adjustment to and coping with everyday life.
algorithms
a step-by-step procedure or formula for solving a problem.
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Pyschology
Somatoform
Conversion
Hypochondriasis
Dissociative disorders
Physcial symptoms
Concert emotion into physical problems
Healthy person believes they have fatal illness
Dissociation of memory and identity
Somatoform
Physcial symptoms
Conversion
Concert emotion into physical problems
33 terms
Pyschology
Intellegence
General VS Multiple
Francis Galton
History of Intelligence tests and Result
Depends on context. ability to acquire, retain and apply know…
General correlates, if you're good at one, you will be good a…
started eugenics movement; thought intelligence was inherited…
Who could benefit from school and who would need alternative…
Intellegence
Depends on context. ability to acquire, retain and apply know…
General VS Multiple
General correlates, if you're good at one, you will be good a…
23 terms
Pyschology - Unit 1 The Brain
brain hemisphere
corpus callosum
ambidextrous
thalamus
Two halves of the brain
Connects the left & right hemispheres and sends info between…
able to use both hands equally well
Receives sensory signals from spinal cord and sends them to t…
brain hemisphere
Two halves of the brain
corpus callosum
Connects the left & right hemispheres and sends info between…
185 terms
Pyschology
Continuous variable
Systems approach
Categorical variable
Piaget's stages
A variable that exists on a range such as intelligence
Analyzing the entire system of an individual
Variables used to put people in categories such as race or ge…
Study
Continuous variable
A variable that exists on a range such as intelligence
Systems approach
Analyzing the entire system of an individual
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Pyschology
Intelligence
Other definitions
Alfred Binet and Theodore Simon
Stanford-Binet
Ability to solve problems... Ability to understand and learn com…
Possession of knowledge... Ability to efficiently use that knowl…
Set of intellectual tasks that became model for current intel…
English Version of binet ... Added items so it could measure adu…
Intelligence
Ability to solve problems... Ability to understand and learn com…
Other definitions
Possession of knowledge... Ability to efficiently use that knowl…
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PSYCHOLOGY - Intelligence
Intelligence
Timeline of the Intelligence Theorists…
Galton
General Ability
the global capacity to act purposefully, think rationally and…
Galton, Spearman, Binet & Simon, Terman, Weschler, Gardner, G…
one of the first to study intelligence, believed intelligence…
Galton
Intelligence
the global capacity to act purposefully, think rationally and…
Timeline of the Intelligence Theorists…
Galton, Spearman, Binet & Simon, Terman, Weschler, Gardner, G…
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People of pyschology
Wilhelm Wundt
Edward Titchener
William james
Max Wertheimer
Father of pyschology and first man to apply science to human…
Wundt's student who expanded on his ideas to develop structur…
Well known Harvard instructor who developed functionalism
Objected structuralist view and developed Gestalt psychology
Wilhelm Wundt
Father of pyschology and first man to apply science to human…
Edward Titchener
Wundt's student who expanded on his ideas to develop structur…
Chapter 10 -- Intelligence
Factor Analysis
General Intelligence
Savant Syndrome
Emotional Intelligence
a statistical procedure identifies clusters of related items…
underlies specific mental abilities, measured by every task o…
a condition in which a person otherwise limited in mental abi…
ability to receive, understand, manage, and use emotions
Factor Analysis
a statistical procedure identifies clusters of related items…
General Intelligence
underlies specific mental abilities, measured by every task o…
25 terms
AP Psychology Intelligence Unit
The original intelligence tests were d…
Intelligence tests differ from achieve…
Louis Terman is most closely associate…
The formula for IQ is:
place students in the correct class.
aptitude
Stanford-Binet IQ test
mental age... ___ _____________ x 100... Chronological age
The original intelligence tests were d…
place students in the correct class.
Intelligence tests differ from achieve…
aptitude
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Chapter 11 Pyschology
intelligence
five aspects of intelligence
operational definition
aptitude
an overall capacity to think rationally, act purposefully, an…
fluid reasoning... knowledge... quantitative reasoning ... visual-spat…
the operations (actions or procedures) used to measure a conc…
a capacity for learning certain abilities
intelligence
an overall capacity to think rationally, act purposefully, an…
five aspects of intelligence
fluid reasoning... knowledge... quantitative reasoning ... visual-spat…
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