Wikia

Psychology Wiki

Perceptual speed

Talk0
34,141pages on
this wiki
Revision as of 23:50, June 12, 2013 by Dr Joe Kiff (Talk | contribs)

(diff) ← Older revision | Latest revision (diff) | Newer revision → (diff)

Assessment | Biopsychology | Comparative | Cognitive | Developmental | Language | Individual differences | Personality | Philosophy | Social |
Methods | Statistics | Clinical | Educational | Industrial | Professional items | World psychology |

Cognitive Psychology: Attention · Decision making · Learning · Judgement · Memory · Motivation · Perception · Reasoning · Thinking  - Cognitive processes Cognition - Outline Index


Perceptual speed is an ability to rapidly identify matching items. It is often assessed in IQ tests as a component of intelligence.

There is a sex difference in humans so that women score more highly on this characteristic than men.

[1]


See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. Coleman,A F (2006). Oxford Dictionary of Psychology, 2nd ed. Oxford:OUP.

Around Wikia's network

Random Wiki