Stereotypes: read a lot, wear glasses, things come easy to them, or is it because they are persistent and determined. Psychometric views: intelligence is a trait or set of traits on which individuals differ, mental age. Ma typically matches chronological age became an expectation for each age. E. g child may have ma of 10 but a reading age of 7. Spearman s g could identify a general ability identify specific abilities (they were independent) Cattel and horn: fluid intelligence to solve a persons problems that have not been taught (biological, crystallized intelligence something that was learned (physics, etc. ) Sternbergs triarchic theory: context, experience, information processing skills, someone who can successfully adapt to their environment street smarts. Gardners: at least 7 kinds of intelligence, independent. Most current test: the wechsler scales. Tests include both verbal and nonverbal (performance) measures. Rearrange the following letters to make a word and choose the category in which it fits.