A shorter IQ test for children with special needs

29.06.2020

Image: A young boy with brown hair is sitting across the table from a young man. Between them, there are colored square blocks; Copyright: MU Thompson Center for Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disorder

Researchers at the MU Thompson Center for Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disorders identified measures in an intelligence quotient (IQ) test for kids with special needs that appeared to be repetitive and successfully shortened the test while still maintaining its accuracy in determining a child's IQ.