ERIC Number: EJ667261
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
The Causal Factor Underlying the Correlation between Psychometric "g" and Scholastic Performance.
Luo, Dasen; Thompson, Lee A.; Detterman, Douglas K.
Intelligence, v31 n1 p67-83 2003
Fitted structural equation models to covariances among 9 cognitive abilities Test variables, 11 intelligence test variables, and 3 achievement test scaled scores of 532 primary school children in a twin studies project. Results suggest that individual differences in mental speed are a main causal factor underlying correlation between general intelligence and scholastic performance. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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