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Click to edit Master subtitle style 3/13/10 Intelligence A general term referring to BEH 225 Chadisia Lopez
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3/13/10 What is Intelligence Intelligence … is the ability to learn about, learn from, understand, and interact with one’s environment generally think of intelligence as a mix of practical problem-solving ability, verbal ability, and social competence Scientists do not agree if social competence is included in intelligence
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3/13/10 General abilities of Intelligence Adaptability to a new environment or to changes in the current environment Capacity for knowledge and the ability to acquire it Capacity for reason and abstract thought Ability to comprehend relationships Ability to evaluate and judge Capacity for original and productive thought
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Early theories of intelligence Spearman Believed intelligence is general and abilities are all interlinked Thurstone seven primary mental abilities make up general intelligence and are completely independent of
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