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Unformatted text preview: level of intelligence can be measured with IQ tests. Cognitive Approach It is several distinct types of mental abilities – a person may be high in one type of intelligence and low in another. Three Types of Intelligence: 1. Analytical Intelligence (This is what IQ Tests measure) Involves effectiveness in solving problems and The ability to detect relationships between concepts. Involves abstract reasoning, evaluation, and judgment. Analytical Intelligence Understanding Relationships: CAGE IS TO CANARY AS ________ IS TO HORSE. Also requires knowledge of problem-solving strategies and META-COGNITION (knowing how one’s own thought processes work and how to monitor them in achieving goals) Triarchic Theory of Intelligence (Robert Sternberg) Three Types of Intelligence: 2. Practical Intelligence Involves the ability to deal effectively with the kinds of problems that people encounter in everyday life. problems Involves the ability to establish a NICHE...
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  • Fall '13
  • DougAlards-Tomalin
  • Intelligence quotient, Analytical Intelligence, Triarchic theory of intelligence, Robert Sternberg, IQ scores

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