What constitutes a person's IQ? - Deepstash

Keep reading for FREE

IQ: Intelligence Quotient

IQ: Intelligence Quotient

  • The IQ (Intelligence Quotient) is a test to measure a person’s cognitive ability, using a standardized scale of Median=100.
  • The test has questions that score us on our ability to solve problems, perceive relationships between concepts and our ability to process information.
  • Scores above 130 indicate high levels of intelligence, while scores below 70 generally mean the person is not very intelligent, at least cognitively.

30

616 reads

Kinds Of IQ Tests

Intelligence may be of different kinds, like:

  1. Spatial: The ability to visualize change in shapes.
  2. Mathematical: The ability to solve problems that require logical processing.
  3. Language: Ability to recognize words and letters, or being able to complete sentences.
  4. Memory: Being able to recall information.

Most people do not perform well in all kinds of questions, and the best tests feature an assortment of the various categories of intellectual ability, not biased towards any particular kind of intelligence.

30

312 reads

More About An IQ Test

  • IQ (Intelligence Quotient) tests measure our ability to understand information or ideas, and do not measure how much we know.
  • It is to be noted that simply cramming up new information does not increase our IQ, and our _ability to exercise our min_d plays a big role in the development of our intellect.
  • Our intellectual ability can depend on genetic and environmental factors, our diet as a child, and the degree of intellectual stimulation(like solving puzzles) received in our formative years.

26

308 reads

Limitations Of An IQ Test

Our IQ(Intelligence Quotient) does not measure our creative skills, social skills, acquired abilities, or even wisdom. It is just an imperfect method for measuring a small part of our intellectual ability: Cognitive skills and information processing.

28

302 reads

CURATED BY

jenna_wow

"Yeah, I'm a thrill seeker, but crikey, education's the most important thing. " ~ Steve Irwin

MORE LIKE THIS

Why a high IQ doesn't mean you're smart

Why a high IQ doesn't mean you're smart

som.yale.edu

What Is The Highest IQ Humanly Possible?

What Is The Highest IQ Humanly Possible?

blog.mindvalley.com

Ready for the next level?

Read Like a Pro

stash-superman-illustration

Explore the World’s

Best Ideas

200,000+ ideas on pretty much any topic. Created by the smartest people around & well-organized so you can explore at will.

An Idea for Everything

Explore the biggest library of insights. And we've infused it with powerful filtering tools so you can easily find what you need.

Knowledge Library

Powerful Saving & Organizational Tools

Save ideas for later reading, for personalized stashes, or for remembering it later.

# Personal Growth

Take Your Ideas

Anywhere

Organize your ideas & listen on the go. And with Pro, there are no limits.

Listen on the go

Just press play and we take care of the words.

Never worry about spotty connections

No Internet access? No problem. Within the mobile app, all your ideas are available, even when offline.

Get Organized with Stashes

Ideas for your next work project? Quotes that inspire you? Put them in the right place so you never lose them.

Join

2 Million Stashers

4.8

Stars

5,740 Reviews

App Store

4.7

Stars

72,690 Reviews

Google Play

Sean Green

Great interesting short snippets of informative articles. Highly recommended to anyone who loves information and lacks patience.

β€œ

samz905

Don’t look further if you love learning new things. A refreshing concept that provides quick ideas for busy thought leaders.

β€œ

Shankul Varada

Best app ever! You heard it right. This app has helped me get back on my quest to get things done while equipping myself with knowledge everyday.

β€œ

Ashley Anthony

This app is LOADED with RELEVANT, HELPFUL, AND EDUCATIONAL material. It is creatively intellectual, yet minimal enough to not overstimulate and create a learning block. I am exceptionally impressed with this app!

β€œ

Laetitia Berton

I have only been using it for a few days now, but I have found answers to questions I had never consciously formulated, or to problems I face everyday at work or at home. I wish I had found this earlier, highly recommended!

β€œ

Giovanna Scalzone

Brilliant. It feels fresh and encouraging. So many interesting pieces of information that are just enough to absorb and apply. So happy I found this.

β€œ

Jamyson Haug

Great for quick bits of information and interesting ideas around whatever topics you are interested in. Visually, it looks great as well.

β€œ

Ghazala Begum

Even five minutes a day will improve your thinking. I've come across new ideas and learnt to improve existing ways to become more motivated, confident and happier.

β€œ

Read & Learn

20x Faster

without
deepstash

with
deepstash

with

deepstash

Access to 200,000+ ideas

β€”

Access to the mobile app

β€”

Unlimited idea saving & library

β€”

β€”

Unlimited history

β€”

β€”

Unlimited listening to ideas

β€”

β€”

Downloading & offline access

β€”

β€”

Personalized recommendations

β€”

β€”

FAQ

Claim Your Limited Offer

Get Deepstash Pro