Intelligence Quotient (IQ)
What is Intelligence?
Intelligence is a general mental capability
involves the ability to reason, plan, solve problems, think abstractly,
comprehend ideas and language, and learn.
What is Intelligence Quotient (IQ)
IQ, an abbreviation for "intelligence quotient", is a score derived
from a set of standardized tests that were developed with the purpose
measuring a person's cognitive abilities in relation to one's age group..
What is an IQ Test
It is standardized test that attempts to
measure one's intelligence and report the results as an intelligence
quotient. A properly administered IQ test should be done by a
trained professional in a controlled setting.
On-Line IQ Test
If one searches the internet, one will find
a multitude of IQ tests. They are probably not very accurate and
probably not very useful. However, they are kind of fun to
take. The contain "brain-teaser" questions that will test your
logic, spatial judgment, and cognitive ability. Try one just for
Try an On-Line IQ Test
Emode Classic IQ
IQ Test Labs
Discovery Workshop's IQ Test
Typical IQ Scale
Average: 85 - 115
Above average: 116 - 125
Gifted: 126 - 135
Highly gifted: 136 - 145
Genius: 146 - 165
High Genius: 166 - 180
Highest Genius: 181 - 200
Beyond measurable Genius: Over 200
100 is higher than 50% of all
110 is higher than 75% of all persons
120 is higher than 93% of all persons
130 is higher than 98% of all persons
If you score high, don't get too cocky
(I scored 153 one, and I guarantee that's not right!),
and if you score low don't get depressed (I
scored 108 on another, and that's more realistic).