Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scale

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Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scale

(WAIS): see psychological testspsychological test,
any of a variety of testing procedures for measuring psychological traits and behavior, or for studying some specialized aspect of ability. Several forms of testing have arisen from the need to understand personality and its relationship to psychological
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In addition, strong correlations were found between the AAB Comprehensive score and measures of intelligence including the Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scale, Fourth Edition and the Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children, Fourth Edition.
2005) administered two subtests of the Wide Range Achievement Test, the reading subtest and the math subtest, and two subtests from the Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children (WISC-III) (Wechsler 1991), the block design subtest and the digit span subtest to the children and adolescents 6-16 years of age in the United States.
The meeting discussed the most important projects being implemented by the UNICEF with the ministry which have reached advanced stages, such as the Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children tests and the project of enhancing the Students continuation in learning, in addition to the Child-Friendly School (CFS) project.
The instruments used in this study include the Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children--Fourth Edition (WISC-IV), the Stanford-Binet Intelligence Scales--Fifth Edition (SB5), and the Differential Abilities Scales (DAS).
Student eligibility for Navigator requires an IQ of 145 and is also determined by the Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children, which identifies key cognitive strengths and weaknesses related to a student's learning disabilities, executive function, attention disorders, traumatic brain injuries or intellectual disability, as well as giftedness.
This edition has been updated to incorporate the most recent instruments, including the Delis-Kaplan Executive Function System, and the fourth editions of the Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children, the Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scale, and the Wechsler Memory Scale.
85; validity with the Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children (WISC-III; Wechsler, 1991) performance scale, .
The Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children (WISC; Wechsler, 1974, 1976) is a frequently used instrument for the evaluation of intelligence.
On receipt of a referral from the child's school, an educational psychologist assesses the child and arrives at an Intelligence Quotient or IQ score derived most commonly from the Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children (WISC III).
However, the WAIS-III was re-formatted to be similar to the Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children--Third Edition (WISC-III; Wechsler, 1991).
Adams said that she found scores on the general, verbal, and nonverbal indices of the Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children-III test to be 1-14 points lower on all three indices among exposed children, compared with nonexposed controls.

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