Language aids thought because it enables the

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Language aids thought because it . . . enables the communication of thought to others permits abstract thought fosters temporal thinking enhances intellectual flexibility What is Intelligence ?
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Is intelligence a single quality . . . . . . or do multiple forms of intelligence exist? linguistic logical-mathematical spatial musical body-kinesthetic intrapersonal interpersonal The study of intelligence focuses on measuring and evaluating individual differences among people There are many benefits to this effort . . . but it can also be very controversial It is difficult to create a good intelligence test considering cultural and ethnic background age-appropriate measurement distinguish multiple forms of intelligence? how? validity? reliability? standardization?
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Intelligence test scores do a good job of predicting school performance Children who perform better on intelligence tests tend also to perform better in the classroom Why? Multiple reasons?
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