The meaning and measurement of intelligence

Intelligence is a very general mental capability that, among other things, involves the ability to reason, plan, solve problems, think abstractly, comprehend complex ideas, learn quickly and learn from experience. It is not merely book learning, a narrow academic skill, or test-taking smarts. Rather, it reflects a broader and deeper capability for comprehending our surroundings …

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About Intelligence…

Although many might argue that it’s who you know or your resources that make a difference, your level of intelligence is actually a more accurate predictor of your potential success than your socioeconomic status. The IQ you were born with won’t necessarily be the same as that you die with. While genetics plays a large …

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5 tips for sharpening your logical thinking

1. Necessary conditions Closely related to the conditional and related statements are the ideas of necessary conditions and sufficient conditions. A necessary condition is one that must be met for a certain result to be achieved. For a smartphone not to be ruined, it must be kept out of water. Therefore “keeping a smartphone out …

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