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Meaning of i.q. in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD I.Q.

Latin: the same as.
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PRONUNCIATION OF I.Q.

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WHAT DOES I.Q. MEAN IN ENGLISH?

i.q.

Intelligence quotient

An intelligence quotient, or IQ, is a score derived from one of several standardized tests designed to assess intelligence. The abbreviation "IQ" comes from the German term Intelligenz-Quotient, originally coined by psychologist William Stern. When current IQ tests are developed, the median raw score of the norming sample is defined as IQ 100 and scores each standard deviation up or down are defined as 15 IQ points greater or less, although this was not always so historically. By this definition, approximately 95 percent of the population scores an IQ between 70 and 130, which is within two standard deviations of the mean. IQ scores have been shown to be associated with such factors as morbidity and mortality, parental social status, and, to a substantial degree, biological parental IQ. While the heritability of IQ has been investigated for nearly a century, there is still debate about the significance of heritability estimates and the mechanisms of inheritance. IQ scores are used as predictors of educational achievement, special needs, job performance and income.

definitionDefinition of i.q. in the English dictionary

The definition of i.q. in the dictionary is idem quod.

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «I.Q.»

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The Book of IQ Tests: 25 Self-Scoring Quizzes to Sharpen ...
Readers test their intelligence--and that of their friends--with a self-scoring collection of twenty-five challenging IQ quizzes that include diagrams, numerical challenges, wordplay, and other entertaining elements.
autorPhilip J. Carter, Kenneth A. Russell, 2008
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IQ and Immigration Policy
"The statistical construct known as IQ can reliably estimate general mental ability, or intelligence.
autorJason Richwine, 2009
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Test Your IQ: 400 Questions to Boost Your Brainpower
These include The Times Book of IQ Tests (Books 1 to 5). Philip Carter is also the author of IQ & Psychometric Tests and The IQ & Psychometric Test Workbook, all published by Kogan Page.
autorPhilip Carter, 2009
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Asian Americans: Achievement Beyond IQ
This authoritative book shows how the gap between a group's mean IQ and achievement can be precisely measured, and then partitioned between two factors -- an important methodology with potential application for all ethnic groups.
autorJames Robert Flynn, 1991
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IQ Testing 101
This book provides a brief, compelling introduction to the topic of IQ testing-its mysteries, misconceptions, and truths. This newest edition to the popular Psych 101 Series presents a common-sense approach to what IQ is and what it is not.
autorDr. Alan S. Kaufman PhD, 2009
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The Times Book of IQ Tests
The popular series of IQ testing books continues! This latest addition of The Times Book of IQ Tests: Book 4 contains 400 brand new questions.The questions are typical of those you are likely to encounter in actual IQ tests.
autorKenneth A. Russell, Philip J. Carter, 2004
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Succeed at IQ Tests: Improve Your Numerical, Verbal and ...
IQ tests are a commonplace feature of both the educational system and recruitment and selection procedures. Succeed at IQ Tests contains 400 questions, typical of those you are likely to encounter in actual IQ tests.
autorPhilip Carter, 2008
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IQ and Psychometric Tests: Assess Your Personality Aptitude ...
Technical. aptitude. In. psychology the word 'aptitude' generally means the potential for achievement. The object of aptitude testing is to determine whether a person's performance will increase markedly with additional training. Aptitude tests ...
autorPhilip Carter, 2010
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Mommy IQ: The Complete Guide to Pregnancy
Enter pregnancy expert Rosie Pope. With her signature style, humor, and razor-sharp expertise, Rosie offers women the ultimate guide to these unique nine months ahead.
autorRosie Pope, 2012
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IQ and Aptitude Tests: Assess Your Verbal Numerical and ...
Invaluable to those who are faced with an aptitude or IQ test, this book will also help anyone who needs to improve their verbal, numerical and reasoning skills.
autorPhilip Carter, 2010
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Mensa mini-quiz: High I.Q. organization holds convention in Louisville
This five-day event happens every year during the Independence Day holiday and is an opportunity for members of the high I.Q. organization to ... «WDRB, Jul 15»
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Do minorities disproportionately fail the death penalty IQ test …
The high court decided because Brumfield has an I.Q. below 75, ... then perhaps minority death row inmates disproprotionately fail IQ tests ... «American Thinker, Jun 15»
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