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Enduring traits that are primarily genetically predetermined and underlie a person's skilled motor performance (e.g., visual acuity, body configuration, numeric reasoning).
[L. habilitas, capacity, aptitude]
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He was said to be a greedy man who always wanted more than everyone else; so, after hearing about the three abilities that hold the secret to a meaningful life, he decided that he must acquire them for himself.
(https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cttriTiPjuU) Qiyana's abilities can be seen on the (https://na.leagueoflegends.com/en/news/champions-skins/champion-preview/qiyana-abilities) official North American "League of Legends" site .
Assess the effect of self-care abilities on quality of life in chronic hemodialysis patients.
Those abilities are important for supervising and managing people.
According to research, it has been suggested that individuals with higher spatial abilities have a wider range of strategies to solve spatial tasks (Gages, 1994; Orde, 1997; Pak, 2001; Lajoie, 2003).
In the work, spatial ability test, which consists of two main sub-tests measuring spatial orientation and spatial visualization abilities, is used.
We have each been given different abilities, but there are some abilities that every single person has.
As former Harvard University President Larry Summers infamously pointed out, men continue to lead in certain mathematical fields and he questioned if this was due to innate abilities rather than discrimination.
Researchers have proposed that people determine trust in others based on their beliefs about the trustee's abilities (i.e., knowledge, skills, and competencies), integrity (i.e., the extent to which a trustor believes that the trustee will act in a way that the trustee finds acceptable), and benevolence (i.e., the extent to which the trustor believes that the trustee will act in the best interests of the trustor) (Gill et al.; Mayer et al.).
A new, 112-page sourcebook for Palladium's 'Heroes Unlimited' role-play gaming, "Powers Unlimited 3" is an expanded second edition of a popular title that features 133 new Super Abilities and numerous sub-powers, 46 new Minor Super Abilities, 77 new Major Super Abilities, 19 new types of Alter Physical Structure, 10 new Animal Ability types, new Random Power tables.
Department of Education, the National Association of Gifted Children, and many state governments and school districts (Delisle & Galbraith; Robinson, 2002) describes gifted and talented children as those who require differentiated educational programs or services beyond the regular school offerings because they possess outstanding abilities and are capable of or demonstrate high levels of performance in any of several domains, including general and specific intellectual ability, leadership, visual and performing arts, creative thinking, and physical dexterity.
Indeed, CFOs don't all have the same leadership abilities, and their differences can result in various outcomes--both negative and positive.