psychomotor test


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psychomotor

 [si″ko-mo´tor]
pertaining to motor effects of cerebral or psychic activity.
psychomotor test a test that assesses the subject's ability to perceive instructions and perform motor responses often including measurement of the speed of the reaction.

psychomotor test

Neurology Any test of the senses or perception that measures the speed and accuracy with which a person can carry out a particular task–eg, building with blocks or copying a design or picture. Cf Psychological test, Psychometric test.
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Moreover, since the psychomotor tests are highly specific and they seem to test several abilities (Dunnette, 1976; Fleishman, 1972) the observed variance for these tests should be larger than the variance for the composite test, but the findings do not support this prediction.
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