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Theorists behind Intelligence TestingIntelligence quotient, or IQ, was first used in the early 20th century by psychologist William Stern (Cherry, 2018). The first intelligence tests to help the French government identify students who needed extra assistancein school was developed by Alfred Binet (Cherry, 2018). “Binet was the first to introduce the concept of mental age, or a set of abilities that children of a certain age possess” (Cherry, 2018).“Since that time, intelligence testing has emerged as a widely used tool that has led to developing many othertests of skill and aptitude” (Cherry, 2018).MTE/511February 4, 2019Why you should supportintelligence testing for yourchildren.Intelligence TestingResourcesBennet, E. (2003, February). Intelligent intelligence testing. Monitor,34(2), 48.Cherry, K. (2018). Theories of Intelligence in Psychology. Retrieved from -of-intelligence-2795035.McDevitt, T. (2016) Child Development and Education, 6th Edition. Pearson, 20150317. VitalBook file.