Origin of IQ
Origin of i.q.
Examples from the Web for iq
An IQ below 70 generally indicates someone with intellectual disability (ID).How the U.S. Justice System Screws Prisoners with Disabilities|Elizabeth Picciuto|December 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Recipients in a cryobank can peruse donor files and see hair color, eye color, race, height, IQ, and so on.Have Sperm, Will Travel: The ‘Natural Inseminators’ Helping Women Avoid the Sperm Bank|Elizabeth Picciuto|November 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
She makes bold statements that IQ, law-abiding or -breaking tendencies and political alignment are all genetically determined.Occupying the Throne: Justine Tunney, Neoreactionaries, and the New 1%|Arthur Chu|August 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
What they found was the people who began smoking pot weekly before they turned 18 showed an average drop of about eight IQ points.
By the time they turned 13, the children took their first IQ tests.
The IQ usually remains fairly constant as the child grows older, and thus represents his rate of mental growth.
The IQ of the bright child is above 100 and of the dull child below 100.
The IQ of the exactly average child, of any age, is 1, or 100 per cent.
Words are often written with nasalized finals: n for t sometimes, ng for k almost always, irn (only) for iq.The Central Eskimo|Franz Boas
Now, he is a little character and his IQ matches his height.Warren Commission (10 of 26): Hearings Vol. X (of 15)|The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
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Word Origin for i.q.
1922, abbreviation of intelligence quotient, a 1921 translation of German Intelligenz-quotient, coined 1912 by German psychologist William L. Stern (1871-1938).
Intelligence is a general capacity of an individual consciously to adjust his thinking to new requirements: it is general mental adaptability to new problems and conditions of life. [Stern, "The Psychological Methods of Testing Intelligence," 1914]