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Notes 70771 - PSYC 100 - 002

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Basic Concepts in Psychology
Keith D Renshaw (P)

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Basic Concepts in Psychology
Keith D Renshaw (P)
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Date Created: 10/16/15
Thursday October 15 2015 Psychology 100 Intelligence Ability to Understand complex ideas Learn from experience Understand and adapt to environment Use reasoning and thought Spearman s G Theory of Intelligence one central level of intelligence general intelligence everything else is driven by that Two Factor Theory crystallized intelligence gt knowledge that s static Knowing a lot of things book smarts Fluid intelligence gt learning from experience common sense similar to streets smarts know the rest of the intelligence theories check BB Tests of Intelligence IQ scores IQ norms Mean 100 SD standard deviation 15 Normbased scoring Mean statistical measure average Standard Deviation statistical measure range Normal Distribution bell shaped curve Most people are close to the average Thursday October 15 2015 68 within 1 SD 95 within 2 SD 99 within 3 SD Measurement Issues Reliability gt has to be consistent Testretest reliability will I get similar results during retest Internal consistency are the questions on the test consistency Validity gt accuracy does the test measure what it says it measure IT IS IMPOSSIBLE TO HAVE POOR RELIABILITY AND GOOD VALIDITY Test of Intelligence StandfordBinet Binet mental age StandfordBinet Intelligence Quotient Wechsler Scales most well used tests today Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scale WAIS Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children WISC Full Scale IQ Verbal IQ Performance IQ Heredity vs Environment Both have influence Heredity probably gives a range Environment determines where in that range a person ends up Ethnicracial differences Environment is also different among different ethnicracial groups Thursday October 15 2015 Construct validity


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