Dictionary of Human Evolution and Biology

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Intelligence quotient, a score derived from standardized tests that is calculated by dividing the individual’s mental age, as determined by the test, by her or his chronological age, 100. A tested mental age of 10 for a child aged ten would thus yield an IQ of 100, of average or normal intelligence.

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