Activity 7

Assessing Multiple Intelligences

On the this website, you will find a test of your own "multiple intelligence profile". Please complete the test and print out the results.

REFLECT: Is this a fair test? Do you think that the profile reflects your own strengths? What is the scientific basis of this test? How do you think it was constructed?

WRITE: Compare this test with the traditional tests of intelligence which were considered in this Unit's earlier activities. What are the respective strengths and weaknesses, advantages and disadvantages, of each approach?

(Allow 30 minutes)