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Standardized

Piloted on similar population, standardization sample

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Split-half reliability

Divide test randomly to 2 sections, correlate performance on halves

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Test-retest

Similarity of scores

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Face validity

Superficial measure of accuracy (Omelette for chef not doc)

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Content validity

Measures reflects range of material tested (psych-not just biological part)

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Criterion related validity

Concurrent-measure characteristic of person now
Predictive-future performance

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Construct validity

Most meaningful' independent measure correlated with prospective employees performance

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Aptitude test

SAT, ability/potential

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Achievement

Learned/accomplished (AP)

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Power test

Difficulty of problem person can solve

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Fluid intelligence

Abstract problems, decreases

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Crystallized intelligence

Knowledge accumulated, stays same

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Charles Spearman's theory

Factor analysis, g factor

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Howard Gardner

Multiple intelligences; linguistic, logical-math, spatial, musical, bodily/kinesthetic, intrapersonal, interpersonal, naturalistic

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Daniel Goleman

Emotional intelligence EQ

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Robert Sternberg

Triarchic theory-Analytic, creative, practical

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Alfred Binet

First, French, mental age

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Stanford-Binet

IQ Test, (mental age/chronological age)x100

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Wechsler tests

WAIS, WISC, WPPSI

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Flynn effect

Intelligence test score going up, nutrition, edu, better test takers