Intelligence Presentation

Intelligence Presentation - Contemporary intelligence...

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Click to edit Master subtitle style 11/12/10 Intelligence Valerie Miller Axia College of University of Phoenix 02/12/2010
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11/12/10 Introduction Intelligence is… v The abilities that are involved in learning and behavior. v The ability to comprehend principles. v Acquiring knowledge. v The intelligence tests that are designed to measure a person’s general mental abilities. But… Ø What makes up intelligence?
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11/12/10 Definition of Intelligence The global capacity to think rationally, act purposefully, and deal effectively with the environment.
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11/12/10 Comparing Early and Contemporary Theories Early intelligence theories… v General theories. v The separate and distinct abilities.
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Unformatted text preview: Contemporary intelligence theories… v The broader range of skills and abilities 11/12/10 Measuring intelligence. Intelligence can be measured by using various different tests… v Intelligence quotient or (IQ) test. 11/12/10 Characteristics of a good intelligence test. The characteristics of a good intelligence test are… v Reliability. Ø Consistency and dependability. v Validity 11/12/10 Conclusion. Intelligence v Definition of intelligence. v Comparing early and contemporary theories. v Measuring intelligence. v Characteristics of a good intelligence test....
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This note was uploaded on 11/11/2010 for the course PSY BEH 225 taught by Professor Sondrasavage during the Spring '09 term at University of Phoenix.

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