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Psychology Study Guide Mental ability and personality tests 1. The two very broad categories of psychological tests are Intelligence; personality 2. ____ tests measure general mental ability, and ____ tests measure various aspects of people including motives, interests, values, and attitudes. Intelligence test 3. An elementary school child is given a test designed to determine whether or not she should be placed in a class of "gifted" children. The test is probably A person’s level of skill, accomplishment, or knowledge in a specific area 4. An achievement test measures Standardization 5. The fact that a test is given with uniform procedures in administration and scoring means that the test has been Standardized 6. The fact that two people taking the same test in two different places will receive the same instructions, the same questions, and the same time limits means that the test has been Norms 7. If a psychological test is intended to tell you how you score relative to other people, test ____ must be developed.
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