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AP Psychology: Intelligence Testing Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Why is creativity important?

Question 2 2. Charles Spearman's factor analysis compares _____.

Question 3 3. The 'Bell Curve' was controversial for suggesting that _____.

Question 4 4. Many studies suggest that intelligence is affected by

Question 5 5. Why are many in the field of psychology critical of Gardner's theory?

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Question 6 6. A person's Intelligence Quotient, or IQ, is determined by _____.

Question 7 7. Specific intelligence refers to _____.

Question 8 8. Why is intelligence testing not usually applicable to adults?

Question 9 9. A student scored 100% on a math computation test. What type of intelligence does this exhibit?

Question 10 10. June was born 6 years ago and is currently in the first grade. If June is found to be reading at a third grade level (that which is typical of children who are 8 years old), then her mental age is _____, which is _____.

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Question 11 11. Which of the following provides evidence for an environmental link to intelligence?

Question 12 12. The French government wanted a way to identify students with learning disabilities, so Alfred Binet created a test to determine the average performance levels for different school-age groups. Which of the following students taking Binet's test would the French Government have been most interested in?

Question 13 13. Which of the following is NOT one of the three intelligences proposed by Sternberg?

Question 14 14. A politician who excels at remembering names, fostering cooperation and inspiring those around him exhibits _____.

Question 15 15. Which of the following is NOT a scale on Wechsler's tests?

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Question 16 16. Why was Binet's intelligence test developed?

Question 17 17. Why is practical intelligence important?

Question 18 18. 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 19 19. The relationship between poverty and intelligence is an example of which of the following?

Question 20 20. Ulric Neisser and his colleagues said that intelligence includes all of the following abilities, EXCEPT _____.

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Question 21 21. How are Henry Goddard's test and more modern tests, such as the SAT, similar?

Question 22 22. Who proposed the Theory of Multiple Intelligences?

Question 23 23. Which of the following is true of biology's effect on intelligence?

Question 24 24. A person who learns mathematics better when they do a problem themselves instead of listening to a lecture utilizes _____.

Question 25 25. Which of the following phrases best describes intelligence?

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Question 26 26. Which of the following has been shown in twin studies?

Question 27 27. Being able to take things or ideas apart requires _____ intelligence.

Question 28 28. Possible causes of the Flynn Effect include all of the following EXCEPT

Question 29 29. The steady increase over the past few decades in people's average performance on IQ tests is also known as _____.

Question 30 30. Which of the following activities is an example of divergent thinking?

AP Psychology: Intelligence Testing Chapter Exam Instructions

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