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1

What did Francis Galton believe and contribute?

he believed that eminence and status are inherited mental abilities and he studied physical characteristics as indices of mental capacity

2

What are the 3 scores developed by Weschler?

Overall (IQ), General ability index, cognitive proficiency index

3

Who developed the entity and incremental theories?

Carol Dweck

4

Who developed General Intelligence?

Charles Spearman

5

What did Thurston develop?

The primary mental abilities (spatial ability, verbal comprehension, word fluency, number facility, perceptual speed, rote memory, reasoning)

6

What did Cattell and Horn develop?

2 types of "g"
Crystallized intelligence: the ability to draw on previous learning and experience for current issues
Fluid Intelligence: the ability to learn new information and solve new problems

7

Who developed the triarchic theory and what is it?

Sternberg
Analytical intelligence: information processing, problem solving
Creative intelligence: transfer skills to new situations and generate new ideas
Practical intelligence: adapting to the environment and real world problems

8

What are the multiple intelligences and who developed them?

verbal, logical, visuospatial, musical, bodily-kinesthetic, interpersonal, intrapersonal, naturalist, existential
Gardner