Sir Francis Galton: Intelligence, Eugenics & Fingerprints


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Who was Francis Galton's cousin?

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1. Which of these subjects did Francis Galton study?

2. Which method did Galton use to measure intelligence?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The quiz and worksheet combo will display your understanding of Francis Galton's family and areas of study.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

During the assessments, you will be tested on:

  • Galton's cousin
  • Subjects that Galton studied
  • Method used to measure intelligence
  • Eugenics

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding measures of intelligence
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about Galton's areas of study
  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define key terms, such as eugenics

Additional Learning

To learn more about Galton's legacy, review the accompanying lesson called Sir Francis Galton: Intelligence, Eugenics & Fingerprints. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Details his childhood in Britain
  • Explains Galton's studies at the University of Cambridge
  • Covers eugenics
  • Explores Galton being knighted for his impact