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I continue my studies of the brain.

Here is a premise that Raymond Cattel and John Horn applied to Intelligence:


[en.m.wikipedia.org]

If you can tolerate a one-page description of intelligence from Wikipedia, then you can assess whether a scientific base is involved, or not.

I gave you an explanation, above, of intelligence to exclaim that research IS being done to assess intelligence in a wide range of people. Some people ARE CONTINUING THEIR EDUCATION IN FIELDS OF MENTAL CAPACITIES. I find it difficult to accept that those who do not, or will not, explore the INFINITE CAPACITIES of the Human mind are digressing into Narcissism. Who can learn from a STATIC point of view? I study to know what and how the brain elaborates it's faculties on an everyday basis.

When I reached my last two years in high school, I APPLIED MYSELF like never before. I was determined to graduate no matter what.

Today, I study the brain and its correlate, the Mind. You may not accept the idea that personal education is paramount to a high intelligence, but I too am convinced that other posters here are INCREASING THEIR INTELLIGENCE, as you also, AS PROOF THAT THERE IS A VERY HAIR-THIN difference between the crystallized intelligence and the fluid intelligence described in the link above.

Crystallized intelligence continues to learn new things and is EVIDENT in a person's life. Fluid intelligence is the ABILITY to utilize one's knowledge in superfluous situations, like this Forum for instance. It is not how much one knows, but how one uses what one already has.

Your examination, above, seems to miss the point of my post. Obviously, I do not use the english language in exactly the same way that you do.

When I said, "we cannot exclude our intimate participation in every test of the physical phenomena", I was stating that as long as we live in a material universe, we are participating throughout every second of life from birth to death. What you said, "We don't 'participate' in tests unless we choose to do so AFTER the idea, the hypothesis, the experiments, have been thought of and devised by [us]".

I clearly was not understood by you, but I will say that we participate in the material universe whether we like it or not. That was my meaning.

That's all I will respond to. I will not exhaust myself over trivialities of language use. If I cannot be understood, then that is the malady of COMMUNICATION proper. If we go on like this, we will get nowhere.

The burden is on me to clarify. I know this. But consider the link above: crystalyzed or fluid intelligence. Which is prefered, the crystalized INHERENT knowledge that accumulates over a lifetime, or the fluid practical reasoning aspect of intelligence? I think they call it crystalized because each of us moves into a path of repetition, even though we add congruent knowledge to that base of personal interest. I prefer the fluid, reasoning aspect of mind, which is why there is so much misunderstanding here on this Forum. Not everybody is careful to present a clean script as I do. I use the preview function always to present my posts.

Until one responds to the Calling
One remains a seed as yet to germinate
And florish. A seed is a potential forest, in due time. What shall one do to begin?



Edited 1 time(s). Last edit at 18-Dec-18 21:38 by Itatw70s.

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Methods 1489 Susan Doris 16-Dec-18 12:35
Re: Methods 175 Eddie Larry 16-Dec-18 15:34
Re: Methods 166 Susan Doris 16-Dec-18 16:39
Re: Methods 174 Eddie Larry 16-Dec-18 18:15
Re: Methods 160 Itatw70s 16-Dec-18 23:59
Re: Methods 169 Susan Doris 17-Dec-18 06:29
Re: Methods 176 Eddie Larry 17-Dec-18 15:31
Re: Methods 163 drrayeye 17-Dec-18 08:08
Re: Methods 160 Susan Doris 17-Dec-18 08:37
Re: Methods 166 greengirl5 17-Dec-18 09:04
Re: Methods 158 Enigcom 17-Dec-18 12:13
An example 161 drrayeye 17-Dec-18 15:55
Re: An example 156 Susan Doris 17-Dec-18 17:20
Re: An example 164 Itatw70s 17-Dec-18 17:57
Re: An example 156 Susan Doris 18-Dec-18 07:59
If we accept academic standards, 166 drrayeye 18-Dec-18 13:28
Re: If we accept academic standards, 162 Susan Doris 18-Dec-18 15:19
Re: If we accept academic standards, 153 Eddie Larry 18-Dec-18 16:31
Re: If we accept academic standards, 160 Enigcom 18-Dec-18 17:17
Re: If we accept academic standards, 153 Susan Doris 18-Dec-18 18:35
Re: If we accept academic standards, 163 Susan Doris 18-Dec-18 18:31
Re: If we accept academic standards, 156 Eddie Larry 18-Dec-18 18:59
Re: If we accept academic standards, 152 Susan Doris 18-Dec-18 19:11
Re: If we accept academic standards, 154 Eddie Larry 18-Dec-18 19:56
Re: If we accept academic standards, 155 Itatw70s 18-Dec-18 21:58
Re: If we accept academic standards, 163 Susan Doris 19-Dec-18 07:12
Bee in the bonnet 164 greengirl5 19-Dec-18 07:45
Re: Bee in the bonnet 167 Susan Doris 19-Dec-18 08:10
Re: If we accept academic standards, 157 Susan Doris 19-Dec-18 06:33
Re: If we accept academic standards, 164 Eddie Larry 19-Dec-18 22:04
Re: If we accept academic standards, 147 Susan Doris 22-Dec-18 20:25
Re: If we accept academic standards, 141 Eddie Larry 22-Dec-18 20:42
Real world example of the scientific method 171 drrayeye 18-Dec-18 19:04
Re: Real world example of the scientific method 163 Susan Doris 18-Dec-18 19:27
Statements! 165 greengirl5 19-Dec-18 07:55
Re: If we accept academic standards, 139 drrayeye 27-Dec-18 09:42
Re: If we accept academic standards, 194 Susan Doris 27-Dec-18 13:32
Re: An example 163 Itatw70s 18-Dec-18 21:38
Re: An example 153 Susan Doris 19-Dec-18 07:16
Re: An example 158 Enigcom 18-Dec-18 17:14
Re: An example 156 Susan Doris 18-Dec-18 18:42
Re: An example 159 Itatw70s 18-Dec-18 22:07
Re: An example 162 Susan Doris 19-Dec-18 07:20
So, try to prove art 155 greengirl5 19-Dec-18 08:00
Re: So, try to prove art 165 Itatw70s 19-Dec-18 12:52
Re: So, try to prove art 149 Susan Doris 22-Dec-18 20:07
Re: So, try to prove art 148 Itatw70s 23-Dec-18 00:18
Re: So, try to prove art 141 Susan Doris 23-Dec-18 06:55
Re: An example 152 Enigcom 22-Dec-18 13:00
Re: An example 155 Susan Doris 22-Dec-18 20:18
Re: An example 160 greengirl5 22-Dec-18 21:15
Re: An example 155 Itatw70s 23-Dec-18 00:32
Re: An example 157 Susan Doris 23-Dec-18 09:33
Re: An example 156 Susan Doris 23-Dec-18 07:00
Communicate.... 142 Itatw70s 23-Dec-18 21:35
Re: An example 152 Enigcom 23-Dec-18 19:24
Re: An example 145 Susan Doris 24-Dec-18 06:27
Happy Christmas everybody, from Australia. 151 greengirl5 24-Dec-18 11:43
a Method for the Holidays 143 drrayeye 24-Dec-18 19:18
Re: a Method for the Holidays 144 Susan Doris 25-Dec-18 06:38
Re: Methods 66 ian 77 11-Jun-19 20:13
Re: Methods 56 Susan Doris 13-Jun-19 05:12
Re: Methods 108 drew 13-Jun-19 07:49


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