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Tests of Intellectual Abilities

Below is information about tests of intellectual abilities administered in the 16 data sets in the IPSR archives. If you are interested in other kinds of information, click the link above to return to the archives overview and then follow the link to the information of interest.

Name of data set WAIS Terman Concept Mastery Test College Vocabulary Test General Vocabulary Test General Information Survey Other intellectual abilities
Air Force Officers yes yes Wesman Personnel Classification Test; Idea Classification Test; Word Fluency Test
Architects I yes (N=26) yes yes yes
Architects II yes (N=32)
Architects III yes (N=30)
Architectural Firm yes yes yes
College Sophomores I yes
College Sophomores II yes
Doctoral Candidates-Fall yes Primary Mental Abilities (Thurstone)-space, number; Idea Classification Test
Doctoral Candidates-Spring Primary Mental Abilities (Thurstone)-space, number, total score, part-weighted score, vocabulary, reasoning, word fluency; Miller Analogies
Irish Managers yes
Medical School Applicants yes Kerr Empathy Test; Minnesota Paper Formboard; Opinion Prediction Scale; Personnel Reaction Blank; Social Equity Test
Medical School Seniors yes yes Employee Aptitute Survey
Research scientists yes yes Personnel Reaction Blank
Senior honors students in engineering yes yes Personnel Reaction Blank; Ghiselli Self-Description Inventory
Women Law Students
Women Mathematicians yes (N=27) yes

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