What is IQ? - Tests & Definition


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IQ stands for

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1. The average IQ is:

2. To accurately determine your IQ, what else is needed other than your scores on the subtests?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Use this quiz/worksheet combo to help you test your understanding of IQ tests. Some of the information you'll be quizzed on includes knowing the average IQ score as well as identifying the components of an accurate IQ test.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments you'll be tested on:

  • Meaning of the acronym IQ
  • Average IQ score
  • Determining an accurate IQ
  • IQ of a radish
  • Differentiating between IQ tests for children and adults

Skills Practiced

This quiz and worksheet allow students to test the following skills:

  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding the average IQ score and interpret it correctly
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the meaning of the acronym IQ
  • Distinguishing differences - compare and contrast topics from the lesson, such as IQ tests designed for adults and IQ tests designed for children

Additional Learning

To learn more about intelligence testing, review the accompanying lesson titled What is IQ? - Tests & Definition. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Know what the acronym IQ stands for and analyze an example of an IQ test
  • Tell how to calculate an IQ score
  • Describe what an IQ test is designed to measure and what the results mean
  • List common IQ tests and differentiate between IQ tests designed for adults and those designed for children