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What is intelligence.?

Asked by archana shrivastava, 04 Feb '09 08:05 pm
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Intelligence is the ability to learn, analyse and interpret.
Answered by Venkateswaraswamy Swarna, 12 Aug '09 09:39 pm

 
  
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Http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Intelligence
Intelligence (also called intellect) is an umbrella term used to describe a property of the mind that encompasses many related abilities, such as the capacities to reason, to plan, to solve problems, to think abstractly, to comprehend ideas, to use language, and to learn. There are several ways to define intelligence. In some cases, intelligence may include traits such as creativity, personality, character, knowledge, or wisdom. However, most psychologists prefer not to include these traits in the definition of intelligence.

Theories of intelligence can be divided into those based on a unilinear construct of general intelligence and those based on multiple intelligences. Francis Galton, influenced by Charles Darwin, was first to advance a theory of general intelligence. For Galton, intelligence was a real faculty with a biological basis that could be studied by measuring reaction times to certain cognitive tasks.

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Answered by Eapen John Vettath, 23 Feb '09 11:44 pm

 
  
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