Factors of intelligence

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Factors of intelligence o Factor analysis – statistical procedure for identifying closely related groups of variables Intelligence as 1 factor o Spearman – intelligence exists as a single factor or g o In other words, smart people are smart all of the time and dumb people are consistently dumb Intelligence as a few factors o Thurstone’s seven primary mental abilities Word fluency Verbal meaning Reasoning Spatial visualization – rotating geometric figures in space Numbering – word problems Rote memory Perceptual speed o Cattel Crystallized intelligence Factual knowledge about the world, word meanings, arithmetic Fluid intelligence ability to think ont eh spot by drawing inferences and understanding relations between concepts not previously encounters Measure on IQ tests by object assembly, analogies, and identification tasks o Alternative Perspectives on intelligence John carrol’s three –stratum theory of intelligence
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