Excerpt from Tests for Intelligence Nos. 1 and 2. By illustrative examples not found in the test itself, make clear to the subject what is to be done. For full credit in No. 2, similar words of the same part of speech with the given words must be given for all. 4 and 5. Make two or three trials if examiner has doubts about result. 6. Full credit is given if illustrations of each are given, or if all can be used in sentences with appreciation of their meaning. 7. Full credit requires reproduction, without any error, of one in three of the longest sentences. The following may be used: (1) I saw in the street a pretty little dog. He had curly brown hair, short legs, and a long tail. (2) My little children, you must work very hard for a living. You must go every morning to your school. (3) The first rapid was only the beginning; half a mile below we could see the river disappear between two points of rock. (4) He sinks the net in the water and waits until he can see the fish distinctly, lying perfectly still and within reach. 8. Half-second intervals, uniform emphasis, one success in three trials. 9. Of course this test will be easier for persons familiar with conditions in the central west. 10. (a) How many days in a week, month, year, leap year?(b)From what are the following made or obtained: Bread, flour, oranges, coal, paper, cloth, leather?(c)When and why are Xmas., Easter, Thanksgiving, Independence Day, harvest?(d) Differences between milk and cream, meat and beef, brick and stone, basket and box, a lie and a mistake?(e) Name six famous men or women, and tell what each is noted for.(f) Name five of the most dangerous employments, and five of the best-paying employments. 11. Illustrate, for a different set of letters, till the subject sees clearly what is wanted. Hand him a slip of paper containing the given letters, and have him write the words. Full credit mav be given for 18 words five minutes. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.