Intelligence FAQs:


Q: Is intelligence most widely studied in humans?

A: Yes, but has also been observed in non-human animals and in plants.

Q: Is intelligence commonly understood to involve the creation and use of persistent memories as opposed to computation that does not involve learning?

A: Yes.

Q: Is intelligence controversial?

A: Yes.

Q: Is intelligence measured using a variety of interactive and observational tools focusing on innovation?

A: Yes, and habit reversal, social learning, and responses to novelty.

Q: Is intelligence intelligence in machines?

A: Yes.

Q: Is intelligence a translation for the Latin nouns intelligentia or intellēctus?

A: Yes, and which in turn derive from the verb intelligere, to comprehend or perceive.

Q: Is intelligence the intellectual power of humans?

A: Yes, and which is marked by complex cognitive feats and high levels of motivation and self-awareness.