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Developmental Psychology

Psychology

Quiz 10 :

Intelligence: Measuring Mental Performance

Quiz 10 :

Intelligence: Measuring Mental Performance

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When a group of students gets together and brainstorms to come up with ideas for a classroom project, they usually hope their ideas will be original and creative.Groups that contain which individuals will be most successful at meeting this goal?
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On the Bayley Scales of Infant Development, what does the mental scale assess?
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B

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What did recent research using DNA to examine the racial makeup of people conclude?
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According to Cattell and Horn, what does crystallized intelligence refer to?
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Which of the following would researchers argue best accounts for the Flynn effect, based on current findings?
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What does Howard Gardner suggest about the seven intellectual abilities that he identified?
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Why are the Wechsler intelligence scales considered to be an improvement over the Stanford-Binet scales?
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Julienne and Norene are two mothers who have just had a HOME inventory completed.The researchers assigned a much higher score in their assessment of Julienne's home.Based on this information, what would you predict for the children's IQ scores, all other things being equal?
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What does divergent thinking require of an individual?
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Which statement is a major criticism of traditional psychometric definitions of intelligence?
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Tyrone has just attained a low score in a test designed to measure his verbal ability.Based on Thurstone's theory, how will Tyrone perform on a test designed to measure his perceptual speed?
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How is deviation IQ determined?
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How did Cattell and Horn elaborate on Spearman's and Thurstone's conceptualizations of intelligence?
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Which of the following statements about the validity of the WISC-V with Canadian populations is accurate?
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What does the dynamic assessment approach to intellectual assessment attempt to evaluate?
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Which of the following abilities depends on an individual's crystallized intelligence?
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On the Bayley Scales of Infant Development, what is an infant's developmental quotient based on?
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Which statement best summarizes the research findings of longitudinal studies that have assessed the intelligence quotient (IQ) of children that have participated in compensatory education programs in comparison to those children who did not?
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When Ophelia was 10 years old, she completed the original Stanford-Binet Intelligence Scale.She answered all the questions that a typical 5- or 6-year-old would answer, but none of the questions a typical 7- or 8-year-old would answer.Based on this information, what is Ophelia's mental age?
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Multiple-choice tests typically ask students to select the one best answer from a set of alternatives.What do tests of this type require of an individual?
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