Wechsler intelligence scales


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Wechs·ler in·tel·li·gence scales

(weks'ler),
continuously revised and updated standardized scales for the measurement of general intelligence in preschool children (Wechsler preschool and primary scale of intelligence), in children (Wechsler intelligence scale for children), and in adults (Wechsler adult intelligence scale, the successor to the Wechsler-Bellevue scale).

Wechs·ler in·tel·li·gence scales

(weks'lĕr in-tel'i-jĕns skālz)
Continuously revised and updated standardized scales for the measurement of general intelligence in preschool children (Wechsler preschool and primary scale of intelligence), in children (Wechsler intelligence scale for children), and in adults (Wechsler adult intelligence scale).

Wechsler,

David, U.S. psychologist, 1896–.
Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scale - modification of the Wechsler-Bellevue scale.
Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children - intelligence test for children between the ages of 5 years to 15 years, 11 months.
Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children-Revised
Wechsler intelligence scales - scales for the measurement of general intelligence in children and adults.
Wechsler Memory Scale
Wechsler Preschool and Primary Scale of Intelligence - intelligence test for children between the ages 4 years to 6 years, 6 months.
Wechsler-Bellevue scale - a measure of general intelligence superseded by the Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scale and its subsequent revision.
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Geometric mean concentrations of urine cotinine according to FSIQ (A) and VIQ (B) on the abbreviated form of the Korean Educational Development Institute's Wechsler Intelligence Scales for Children (KEDI-WISC).
We used the Korean Educational Development Institute's Wechsler Intelligence Scales for Children to measure outcomes.
(2005) administered two subtests of the Wide Range Achievement Test, the reading subtest and the math subtest, and two subtests from the Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children (WISC-III) (Wechsler 1991), the block design subtest and the digit span subtest to the children and adolescents 6-16 years of age in the United States.
The study on the accuracy and validity of Korean Wechsler Intelligence Scale short forms: a comparison of the WARD7 subtest vs Doppelt subtest.
The results presented here will enable users of the Wechsler Intelligence Scales, both psychology students and professionals, to place more emphasis on such criteria at the time of their preparation to use the scales.
In Brazil, only in 2001 the third edition of the test for school age children (Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children Third edition -- WISC-III) was adapted by Figueiredo (2001), and this is the version still used by psychologists as the new edition is not validated in the country.
Results showed that the number of errors per protocol was lower than what is found in the literature, regardless the edition of the Wechsler Intelligence Scale considered (Alfonso et al., 1998; Belk et al., 2002; Loe et al., 2007; Slate & Jones, 1990; Slate et al., 1992).
(1991) Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children- Third Edition Manual.
Manual: Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children--Third Edition (WISC-III).

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