Appreciate those who try to improve your way of thinking, they are the ones who will teach you
to change the world
Where does intelligence come from?
Humans think that we have abilities that animals do not have, and thus gives the right to be
cruel to animals
Idea that an intelligent being designed us to have the intelligence we have today
We often use the term intelligence as if we were talking about a single characteristic a person
possesses… we typically talk of someone being intelligent or not… period.
But let’s consider another “characteristic” for a moment … athletic capability. We could ask
someone to perform a number of tasks and, based on their performance, come up with a
measure of athletic ability.
What would you expect if you did this? Would the person with the best athletic ability be the
Can we break cognitive ability down to components?
Factor analysis: test that analysis the results and correlates the results to anythin