What is mental testing?

  • (noun): Any standardized procedure for measuring sensitivity or memory or intelligence or aptitude or personality etc.
    Synonyms: test, mental test, psychometric test

Some articles on mental:

Alfred Binet - Later Career and The Binet-Simon Test
... of this group, found the impetus for the development of his mental scale ... stringent standards, was to compare children's mental abilities relative to those of their normal peers (Siegler, 1992) ... educational placement, the score on the Binet-Simon scale would reveal the child's mental age ...

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