Intelligence Testing in Psychology Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Why is it likely that an 80 yr old (say, Henry) would have a higher crystallized intelligence than a 20 year old (say, Jeanette)?

Question 2 2. A person's Intelligence Quotient, or IQ, is determined by _____.

Question 3 3. A master chess player employs _____.

Question 4 4. Why is the philosophy of eugenics controversial?

Question 5 5. Many studies suggest that intelligence is affected by

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Question 6 6. Why was Binet's intelligence test developed?

Question 7 7. A student scored 100% on a math computation test. What type of intelligence does this exhibit?

Question 8 8. Which of the following is NOT one of the three intelligences proposed by Sternberg?

Question 9 9. Which of the following has been shown in twin studies?

Question 10 10. Which of the following activities is an example of divergent thinking?

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Question 11 11. A person with a heightened self-awareness has a high level of _____.

Question 12 12. Ulric Neisser and his colleagues said that intelligence includes all of the following abilities, EXCEPT _____.

Question 13 13. Why is practical intelligence important?

Question 14 14. The steady increase over the past few decades in people's average performance on IQ tests is also known as _____.

Question 15 15. Which of the following provides evidence for an environmental link to intelligence?

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Question 16 16. Charles Spearman's factor analysis compares _____.

Question 17 17. Jodie is 9 years old and of average intelligence. Shawn is age 27 and also of average intelligence. They have both taken an IQ test. What will their test results be?

Question 18 18. Which of the following is NOT a scale on Wechsler's tests?

Question 19 19. People are more creative in an area if _____

Question 20 20. Howard Gardner theorized that people exhibit intelligence in _____.

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Question 21 21. Specific intelligence refers to _____.

Question 22 22. Which of the following statements is NOT true?

Question 23 23. Why are many in the field of psychology critical of Gardner's theory?

Question 24 24. Charles Spearman theorized that intelligence levels _____

Question 25 25. A person who learns mathematics better when they do a problem themselves instead of listening to a lecture utilizes _____.

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Question 26 26. Who proposed the Theory of Multiple Intelligences?

Question 27 27. A politician who excels at remembering names, fostering cooperation and inspiring those around him exhibits _____.

Question 28 28. David Wechsler believed that intelligence tests _____.

Question 29 29. Wechsler's intelligence tests:

Question 30 30. Being able to take things or ideas apart requires _____ intelligence.

Intelligence Testing in Psychology Chapter Exam Instructions

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