The Relationship Between Creativity And Fluid Intelligence

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Diane S. Patterson (Creator)
Appalachian State University (ASU )
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J. Daniel Duke

Abstract: The purpose of this study was to determine if there is a significant relationship between fluid intelligence and creativity. A correlation of .24, significant at the 10 percent level of significance, was found between the two variables. Of the four subscores of the creativity test, only one, Elaboration, correlated significantly with fluid intelligence. Socioeconomic status and grade-point average were also correlated with two variables. No significant correlations were found.

Additional Information

Patterson, D. (1972). The Relationship Between Creativity And Fluid Intelligence. Unpublished Master’s Thesis. Appalachian State University, Boone, NC.
Language: English
Date: 1972
creativity, intelligence, fluid intelligence, psychology, elaboration

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