Individual differences.

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Individual differences.

Question 1 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Validity is to reliability as ..... is to .....
A
causation; correlation
B
aptitude; achievement
C
accuracy; consistency
D
academic intelligence; emotional intelligence
Question 2 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
When we talk about nurture being the reason behind individual differences, it is contributed mainly by
A
Aggression
B
Learning, experience and our social upbringing
C
Frustration
D
Genes
Question 3 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Why do we need to study individual differences? Select the right options.
A
The difference between strong and weak reader can be examined.
B
The field of reading theory and practice can benefit from the findings.
C
The notion of "successful reading" can be examined closely.
D
All of the above
Question 4 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
IQ tests may be more stronly related to:
A
metalinguistic knowledge
B
communicative ability
C
Either (A) or (B)
D
Neither (A) nor (B)
Question 5 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
A 9 year old has the mental age of a 6 year old. What's her IQ?
A
67
B
100
C
133
D
50
Question 6 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
If a test is standardized, this means that
A
it accurately measures what it is intended to measure.
B
most test scores will cluster near the average.
C
the test will yield consistent results when administered on different occasions.
D
a person's test performance can be compared with that of a representative pretested group.
Question 7 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
A test of your capacity to learn to be an airline pilot would be considered a(n) ..... test.
A
reliability
B
interest
C
achievement
D
aptitude
Question 8 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Environmental stimulation during childhood often contributes to the development of intelligence by altering the circuitry of the brain. This alteration illustrates
A
neural plasticity.
B
intelligence quotient.
C
heritability.
D
the Flynn effect.
Question 9 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Which of the following measures is NOT likely to be used to assess language learning aptitude?
A
Working memory
B
Anxiety level
C
Language analytic ability
D
None of the above
Question 10 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
The IQ based predictions were replaced because.....
A
they were out-of-fashion.
B
IQ levels were miscalculated.
C
reading and subject matter learning were integrated in the tests.
D
the texts chosen were suitable for higher IQ's.
Question 11 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Consider the following Statements:
  1. Motivation is only the CAUSE of L2 achievement
  2. Research goals have evolved from inquisitive explorations to experimental studies of hypothesis-testing.
  3. Learners CANNOT be integratively and instrumentally motivated at the same time
Which of the following statement(s) is/are true?
A
Only 2,
B
Only 1, 3
C
Only 1, 2, 3
D
Only 2, 3
Question 12 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Language learning for more immediate or practical goals is called:
A
Integrative motivation
B
Positive motivation
C
Instrumental motivation
D
None of the above
Question 13 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Desmond believes that nature is far more important in shaping personality than nurture. Desmond probably believes in the strong influence of
A
environment.
B
culture.
C
reinforcement.
D
genetic.
Question 14 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Factor analysis is a statistical procedure that can be used to
A
identify clusters of closely related test items.
B
evaluate how accurately test items predict a criterion behavior.
C
provide a quantitative estimate of heritability.
D
extract test norms from a standardization sample.
Question 15 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
May not be motivated by grades
A
Creative Thinker
B
Gifted Learner
C
High Achiever
D
Only (A) & (B)
There are 15 questions to complete.