AP Psychology Homework

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  1. The ability to produce novel and valuable ideas. ________________________

  2. The behavior (such as college grades) that a test (such as the SAT) is designed to predict. ___________________________

  3. The widely used American revision of Binetís original intelligence test. ______________ - _____________

  4. The ability to perceive, express, understand, and regulate emotions. ___________________ ______________________

  5. The extent to which a test samples the behavior of interest (such as a driving test that samples driving ability). _______________________ ______________________

  6. A test designed to assess what a person has learned. __________________________ test.

  7. The extent to which a test measures or predicts what it is supposed to. ____________________

  8. A condition of retardation and associated physical disorders caused by an extra chromosome at the site of the 21st pair. _____________________ ____________________

  9. A statistical procedure that identifies clusters of related items (called factors) on a test. ________________________ ___________________________

  10. Defining meaningful scores by comparison with the performance of a pretested group. _______________________________

  11. A condition in which a person who is otherwise limited in mental ability has an exceptional specific skill, such as in computation or drawing. ___________________________ ____________________________

  12. The extent to which a test predicts the behavior it is designed to predict. _______________________ __________________________

  13. A test designed to predict a personís future performance or his/her capacity to learn. ________________________ test

  14. The extent to which a test yields consistent results. _________________________

  15. The most widely used intelligence test. It contains verbal and performance (non-verbal) subtests. ______________________________

  16. Originally defined as the ratio of mental age to chronological age multiplied by 100. ____________

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