(3c) An Intelligence Quotient (IQ) indicates a person's mental abilities relative to others of approximately the same age. Each of us has hundreds of specific mental abilities--some of these can be measured accurately and are reliable predictors of academic and financial success.
Please respond to the following questions concerning the validity of the IQ test:
What factors exist that may influence the results of an IQ test?
Does the IQ test truly measure the ability of a juvenile to be successful in life? Why or why not?
What are the advantages and disadvantages of an IQ test?