gifted / giftedness / able / talented online test

Gifted / Gifted Online Test

Exellent idea, kid with illustrated bulb above his headIf you suspect you or your child comes under the gifted, able, talented, category in the first instance, you could take a free ‘on-line’ test before arranging for a more detailed report with an educational psychologist. The report can them be used to ensure the correct help is given at school/college etc.

A few companies offering free on ‘on-line’ testing, are listed below:

BBC – Test The Nation
Run by the BBC and there is a different test each year. A bit of fun!

Intelligence Personality Test Centre
Free PhD certified IQ test to get a score and find out how you rank. This test will determine your IQ by evaluating nine distinct intellectual and mental abilities. Your free results include 25 pages of analysis packed with graphs, information, statistics, advice, and career tips.

IQ tests listed on this site are just for your amusement … or frustration. Results of IQ tests should not be taken too literally. To get a valid result you should take a real intelligence test – for example at your local Mensa club. Real tests have a strict time limit and the stress is far greater.

The site says: ‘Our original IQ test is the most scientifically valid IQ test available on the web today. Previously offered only to corporations, schools, and in certified professional applications, it is now available to you. In addition to measuring your general IQ, our exclusive test assesses your performance in 13 different areas of intelligence, revealing your key cognizant strengths and weaknesses.’ Developed by PhDs and statistically sound, our test reflects the best research available