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Binet–Simon test Line breaks: Binet–Simon test
Pronunciation: /ˈbiːneɪˌsiːmɒ̃/
(also Binet test)

Definition of Binet–Simon test in English:


A test used to measure intelligence, especially that of children.
Example sentences
  • Another problem is that most studies use only one measure of cognitive abilities and development typically an IQ traditional, standardized test, such as the Wechsler Scales or the Stanford Binet test.
  • An examinee's final score on the Binet test is based on the subset of items that she/he answered correctly.
  • Stanford University professor and psychologist Lewis M. Terman saw certain flaws in the Binet test and made major revisions to it.


Early 20th century: named after Alfred Binet and Théodore Simon (see Binet, Alfred).

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