IQ | How do IQ tests work?

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The Intelligence Quotient- or IQ- is one of the most popular subjects in psychology. Yet despite us often using IQ as a shorthand for intelligence, and even using it to define others, misconceptions about IQ are often louder than explanations.

So how do IQ tests work, and what does an IQ score mean?

1) An IQ test does not directly measure your ability. It uses maths to estimate your ability in relation to other people.

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Fun with Eye-Tracking #2

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Part one, and the study setup, is here.

After much more of a delay than intended, I’ve finally finished the video analysis of our Methods in Neuroscience Project.

This was an interesting one to make, as while I’m used to being behind the camera,  I’ve never been behind the microphone. So this is the first time I’ve ever consented to having my voice recorded for something (feel special, anyone who is reading this) 😛

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