Intelligence quotient
An intelligence quotient, or IQ, is a score derived from one of several standardized tests designed to assess human intelligence. The abbreviation "IQ" was coined by the psychologist William Stern for...
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Jordan Peterson on Trump's Intelligence
I want an independent candidate to take over the Democratic party and offer an even better choice than Trump that will push us further away from the corrupt ...
Meet Anthony Popa Urria: Two years and nine months old with an IQ of 154
He’s not quite out of diapers yet, but a Calgary toddler has become the youngest person in Canada to join the ranks of the international high IQ society, Mensa
Interventions May Temporarily Raise Kids' IQs, But There Is Fadeout Over Time
The winner of a decades-old debate about what scientists call the fadeout effect — one of the most persistent research mysteries in intelligence and psychological development — may finally have been d...
Scientists Find That Bigger Brains Aren't Necessarily Smarter
For centuries, scientists have been investigating the link between human brain size and intelligence, with several studies suggesting inconclusively that the bigger the brain, the smarter a person. Bu...
Genius Girl, 12, Outsmarts Einstein And Stephen Hawking With A Perfect IQ Score
Lydia Sebastian bagged the maximum mark of 162 on Mensa’s Catrall III B test, putting her two points ahead of the renowned physicists. An incredible schoolgirl has outwitted geniuses Albert Einstein a...
Do Racism, Conservatism, And Low I.Q. Go Hand In Hand?
This morning as I logged onto Facebook, I came upon this image. Having followed the Boston marathon and MIT shooting coverage initially, I lost some interest when it came down to the “hunt.” As much a...
Science Links Anxiety To High IQ’s & Sentinel Intelligence, Social Anxiety To Very Rare Psychic Gift
Although Western medicine has radically transformed our world for the better, and given rise to some of the most remarkable breakthroughs in human history, in some ways it is still scratching at the ...
Top 12 People with Highest IQ in the World
All of us have come across the term IQ in schools and colleges and in almost every sphere of life. The toppers in our classes were generally termed as “geeks”, “nerds”, “people with high IQ levels” et...
Which Way is She turning?
If you see this lady turning clockwise you are using your right brain. If you see her turning anti-clockwise, you are using your left brain. Some people can see her turning both ways, but most people ...
IQ reference chart
IQ classification is the practice by IQ test publishers of labeling IQ score ranges with category names such as "superior" or "average". There are several publishers of IQ tests. No two publishers use...
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Heritability of IQ
Research on heritability of IQ infers from the similarity of IQ in closely related persons the proportion of variance of IQ among individuals in a study population that is associated with genetic vari...
Sex and intelligence
Differences in intelligence or mental power have long been a topic of debate among researchers and scholars. With the advent of the concept of g or general intelligence some form of empiricism was al...
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High IQ society
A high IQ society is an organization that limits its membership to people who are within a certain high percentile of IQ test results. The oldest, largest and best-known such society is Mensa Interna...
History of the race and intelligence controversy
The history of the race and intelligence controversy concerns the historical development of a debate, concerning possible explanations of group differences encountered in the study of race and intelli...
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Cattell-Horn-Carroll theory
The Cattell–Horn–Carroll theory, or CHC theory, is a psychological theory of human cognitive abilities that takes its name from Raymond Cattell, John L. Horn and John Bissell Carroll. Recent advances...
Historical trauma
Historical trauma (HT), in social work, refers to cumulative emotional and psychological wounding, exceeding over an individual lifespan and across generations, caused by traumatic experiences. The hi...
Impact of health on intelligence
Health can affect intelligence in various ways. Conversely, intelligence can affect health. Health effects on intelligence have been described as being among the most important factors in the origins ...
NNAT
The Naglieri Nonverbal Ability Test (NNAT) is a nonverbal measure of general ability. There are three versions of this test, designed by Jack A. Naglieri and published by Pearson Education. First is t...
Ammons Quick Test
Ammons Quick Test (QT) is an intelligence test that was designed in 1962 by Robert B. Ammons and his wife Carol H. Ammons. This test has been used for many years to help assess premorbid intelligence....
Psychometrics
Psychometrics is the field of study concerned with the theory and technique of psychological measurement. One part of the field is concerned with the objective measurement of skills and knowledge, abi...
Leiter International Performance Scale
Leiter International Performance Scale or simply Leiter scale is an intelligence test in the form of a strict performance scale. It was designed for children and adolescents ages 2 to 18, although it ...
Block design test
A block design test is a subtest on many IQ test batteries used as part of assessment of human intelligence. It is thought to tap spatial visualization ability and motor skill. The test-taker uses han...
Bracken School Readiness Assessment
The Bracken School Readiness Assessment ("BSRA") is an individual cognitive test designed for children, pre-K through second grade.The BSRA was developed by Bruce A. Bracken and first published in 200...
Cattell Culture Fair III
The CFIT or Culture Fair Intelligence Test was developed by Raymond B. Cattell in an attempt to produce an IQ test that accurately estimated intelligence irrespective of environmental factors. Scholar...
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Health and intelligence
Health and intelligence may refer to: