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Back to game board Biological Twin CLICK HERE FOR ANSWER Morgan was adopted as a newborn and has always lived with his adoptive family. Now, at age twenty, he discovers that he has an identical twin brother. According to research, Morgan's IQ score will be most similar to his adoptive mother. adoptive brother and sister. biological father. biological mother. biological twin.
Back to game board Tim and Tom CLICK HERE FOR ANSWER Zeke and Zach are identical twins raised in the same house. Peter and Paul are identical twins raised apart. Tim and Tom are brothers (not twins) who are raised together. Laverne and Shirley are nonidentical twins raised together. Which of these pairs are most likely to have the least similar IQ scores? Zeke and Zach Peter and Paul Bert and Ernie. Laverne and Shirley Tim and Tom
Back to game board Upper-class and lower-class subjects of the same ethnicity CLICK HERE FOR ANSWER Karloss has administered an IQ test to a large sample of people representative of the general population. If his results are consistent with those discussed in your textbook, he should find the greatest difference between which two groups?
Juanita is creating a culture-fair test to measure the intelligence levels of her third graders. Her test will probably consist primarily of items that assess ___________ skills. Back to game board problem-solving CLICK HERE FOR ANSWER
If you obtained a high score on a test that measured basic powers of reasoning and problem solving where all the facts were supplied to you during the test, this would indicate that you have high ______________ intelligence. Back to game board fluid CLICK HERE FOR ANSWER
Back to game board Diti studies the structure of intelligence by analyzing test scores. Diti most likely follows the ______________ approach to intelligence. psychometric CLICK HERE FOR ANSWER
Pauline scored low on the WAIS (Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scale). However, she works as a Girl Scout leader and is capable of finding her way out of the woods whenever her troop gets lost. Sternberg's triarchic theory of intelligence would say that Pauline probably has ______ intelligence. Back to game board practical CLICK HERE FOR ANSWER
.Jack has great difficulty reading, is a terrible speller, and has a really low high school grade-point average. However, Jack possesses great "street smarts," and is able to talk his way out of any problems he encounters. Which theory of intelligence takes Jack's "street smarts" into consideration? Back to game board Triarchic CLICK HERE FOR ANSWER
As people over sixty-five years old grow older, their crystallized intelligence will ______________ and their fluid intelligence will ______________. Back to game board increase; decrease CLICK HERE FOR ANSWER
Back to game board CLICK HERE FOR ANSWER divergent Desmond is taking a test that contains the following item: "Howard's car is in a ditch. He is alone in a wooded area. How many different strategies can you think of that Howard could use to get his car back on the road?" This question is assessing Desmond's ______________ thinking.
Darren and Leah are great study partners. When they work together, Darren can always think of many ways to get the answer, and Leah can always systematically figure out which answer the teacher is looking for. Darren is a ______ thinker and Leah is a ______ thinker. Back to game board divergent; convergent CLICK HERE FOR ANSWER
Malcolm is tired of being called a nerd and wants to prove to his classmates that his giftedness will pay off. He checks out your Psychology textbook and discovers that a high IQ guarantees Back to game board nothing. CLICK HERE FOR ANSWER
At a school board meeting, there is a debate as to whether or not the schools should have children who are developmentally disabled taught in the same classrooms as their peers who do not have cognitive disabilities. The effectiveness of this type of ________ is still highly debated. Back to game board mainstreaming CLICK HERE FOR ANSWER
Back to game board Jimmy has trouble understanding what his mother is saying when she speaks to him. He also has trouble recalling the appropriate words in order to create sentences. Jimmy is suffering from dysphasia CLICK HERE FOR ANSWER
Freida has difficulty writing reports in school. She is clear about what she wants to write, but she sometimes leaves letters out of words or switches around the order of words, so that the sentences can become meaningless. Her teacher has requested that she be tested for a learning disability known as Back to game board dysgraphia CLICK HERE FOR ANSWER