Cattell Culture Fair III

Cattell Culture Fair III

In seeking to develop a culture-fair intelligence or IQ test that separated environmental and genetic factors, Raymond B. Cattell created the CFIT or Culture Fair Intelligence Test. Cattell argued that general intelligence (g) exists and that it consists of fluid intelligence and crystallized intelligence. Unlike other tests, which typically use a deviation of 15 or 16, Cattell uses a deviation of 24. This means if same normally distributed population took both tests, the central 68.2% would fall between 76 and 124 on Cattell but 85 and 115 on Stanford Binet 5 (deviation 15).

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... Convergent Validity is the extent to which the Culture fair test correlates with other tests of intelligence, achievement, and aptitude ... (1965) obtained the relationships between the Culture Fair Intelligence Test and other intelligence tests ... Correlations of the Culture Fair with other tests Mean I Test (1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6) 96 Culture Fair Intelligence Test IQ (1) 1.00.49.69.62.63.72 87 Otis Beta Test IQ (2) 1.00.80.69.45.66 ...

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