Intelligence

HD101 Week 8

Ch. 8: Intelligence

Study Questions: (10 points) – Write responses to each of the following questions. Write the responses in your own words, do not copy and paste from your textbook, or another source. Cite a reference for the information provided for each question. Include a reference list.

Rubric

· Responses to questions are accurate. – 5 points

· Each question has a reference citation in APA format; reference list is included/accurate. – 2 points.

· Responses are written in student’s voice. – 3 points.

1. Define the following terms:

Intelligence

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2. What is IQ? How is IQ calculated?

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Process of calculating IQ:

3. Define the following terms:

Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)

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Dyslexia

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Fluid Intelligence

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Crystallized Intelligence

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4. Briefly describe Gardner’s Theory of Multiple Intelligences.

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5. Sternberg’s Triarchic Theory is made up of 3 components. Briefly name and describe each one:

1) _____________

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2) _____________

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3) _____________

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6. Define the following terms:

Practical intelligence

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Emotional intelligence

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Creativity

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Gifted

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Enrichment

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7. How are achievement tests, aptitude tests, and intelligence tests different from each other?

8. Describe selective optimization, related to a gradual decline of cognitive abilities.

9. Define least restrictive environment