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Intelligence in Libya: Norms for the Verbal WISC-R

Richard Lynn, Saleh El-Ghmary Abdalla and Alsedig Abdalgadr Al-Shahomee


Published: 2009/06/01


Results are reported for a standardization of the verbal scale of the American WISC-R on a sample of 870 children aged 6 through 16 years in Libya. Scored against American norms, the sample obtained a mean IQ of 81.7. There was no difference between girls and boys in either means or variability.

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