fluid ability


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fluid ability

The ability to reason or draw inferences, to understand new information, or to cope with new problems, environments, or experiences.
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Table 3 compares stock reallocations by fluid ability. There is a strong negative relation that is almost identical between word recall and numeracy.
Given that theory of mind performance correlated with fluid ability in the elderly group, we then examined whether differences in fluid intelligence could account for the differences in performance between the two age groups.
This outcome was therefore not consistent with the hypothesis that IT reflects fluid ability. There was no suggestion of an association between IT and the attentional factor, freedom-from-distractibility.
An initially pleasant frou-frou of a work, it wore out its welcome rather too soon because Caniparoli, for all his fluid ability to assemble dance styles from A to Z into a tasty smorgasbord, didn't vary the ingredients enough.
A virtual corporation is an emerging organizational form that best combines a fluid ability to adapt to rapidly changing markets with the ability to leverage its skills with the complementary skills of other corporations.