Flashcards in Intelligence Deck (11):
Spearman theory of intelligence
One basic factor in intelligence, called g factor. Performance based on g and ability specific to a skill.
Sternberg triarchic theory of intelligence
Three types of intelligence: analytical, practical, and experimental.
Gardner theory of intelligence
Seven types of intelligence: linguistic, musical, spatial, kinesthetic, interpersonal, logical, and intrapersonal.
Intelligence quotient test
Calculates the difference between a person's mental and chronological age. IQ=(100•mental age) / chronological age.
Retarded: 70 or below
Tests verbal, abstract/visual, and quantitative reasoning, along with short term memory.
It measured vocabulary, memory, common knowledge, and other cognitive abilities.
Idiots, imbeciles, and morons.
Weschler adult scale
Intelligence tests that have a verbal section and a performance section. The verbal and performance scores are combined to give a single IQ score.
Means that uniform procedures are used when administering and scoring tests.
Provide information about how a person's test scores compares with the scores of other test-takers.
Refers to the way in which humans grow and change over the course of their lives.
The relatively permanent change in behavior, both unobservable mental events and I observable responses, associated with specific stimuli and or responses a change as a result of experience.