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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Currently not on view
Object Name
psychological test
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 22 cm x 28 cm; 8 21/32 in x 11 1/32 in
ID Number
MA.316371.001.02
accession number
316371
catalog number
316371.001.02
Credit Line
Gift of David Shakow
subject
Psychology
Psychological Tests
Mathematics
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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