Psychological Test, Bellevue Intelligence Test Typescript

Psychological Test, Bellevue Intelligence Test Typescript

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These sheets contain similar content to those in the booklet of the Bellevue Intelligence Test (316371.01.01). However, they do not provide instructions to the examiner; rather, they list the questions that comprise different sections of the test (specifically the information test, digits forward and backward, arithmetical reasoning, picture completion, similarities, block design, picture arrangement and general comprehension sections) as well as the answer key for these sections. These questions and the corresponding answer keys provide insight into what was considered general information in the first half of the 20th century. For example, the question “why are laws necessary?” would be awarded two credits for the answer “social regulation,” one credit for the answer “to govern the people,” and no credits for “so that we can live.”
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psychological test
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paper (overall material)
overall: 22 cm x 28 cm; 8 21/32 in x 11 1/32 in
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Gift of David Shakow
Psychological Tests
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National Museum of American History
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