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 9/22/11 Click to edit Master subtitle style Intelligence What Intelligence New and Early Intelligence Theories Measuring Intelligence Characteristics of a good intelligence test
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 9/22/11 Early theories of intelligence Thurstone (1938) argued that intelligence comprises  seven distinct mental abilities: spatial ability,  perceptual speed, numerical ability, verbal meaning,  memory, word fluency, and reasoning. Charles Spearman maintained that intelligence is  quite general and kind of spring of mental energy
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Unformatted text preview: 9/22/11 Contemporary theories of 9/22/11 How is intelligence measured Group Tests Binet-Simon Scale Wechsler Adult Intelligence ScaleThird Edition Culture-fair tests Performance tests 9/22/11 Characteristics of a good Reliability Split half reliability correlation coefficients Content validity Criterion-related validity 9/22/11 Referances Morris, C.G., Maisto, A.A. (2002). Psychology: An Introduction (12th ed.). Chapter 8. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall....
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