David Wechsler

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Wechsler, David

(1896–1981) psychologist; born in Lespedi, Romania. He came to the United States as a youth and was chief psychologist at New York City's Bellevue Hospital for 35 years. He devised a series of intelligence tests that became standard diagnostic tools, including the Wechsler-Bellevue Intelligence Scale. In 1970 he began teaching at New York University's medical school, where he had been a clinical psychologist since World War II.
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8) Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children-Revised (WISC-R): The WISC-R is a standardized intelligence test for children and includes two parts, as verbal and performance subtests.
The Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children-Revised consists of subtests that measure Verbal, Performance, and Total IQ.
2000) Yes (a) Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children-Revised (Wechsler, 1974).
To measure cognitive abilities, the adolescents completed the Block Design and Similarities subtests of the Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children-Revised (Wechsler, 1974) and the Booklet Category Test (Halstead, 1947), a measure of abstract thinking.
Their IQ scores as tested on the Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children-Revised (WISC-R) (Wechsler, 1981) ranged from 75 to 104, with a mean of 88.
Only students who were administered the Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children-Revised (WISC-R) (Wechsler, 1974) and a measure of achievement [the Woodcock-Johnson Test of Achievement (WJ) (Woodcock, 1978) or the Wide Range Achievement Test-Revised (WRAT-R) (Jastak & Wilkinson, 1984)] were selected for study.

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