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Psychologists are beginning to be more doubtful about the test results as a guide to the future progress of a child. 58 PSYCHOLOGY AND PSYCHOLOGICAL MEDICINE avoidable accidents to be i m p o r t a n t . Experience shows that more t h a n one-third of all children come within this range and, for all practical purposes these may be called ' average \ T h e further from the average we go the fewer children we find. s falling below 85. At the age of five, then, w h e n all have to begin school, onet e n t h of the children will have a mental age below four-anda-quarter.

Q. is W e should n o t look u p o n these difference in the same way as we should the differences in the weight of two objects recorded in grammes o n a n accurate balance. Q. Q 105 the differences are too small a n d too m u c h the outcome of uni There are many exceptions to this general rule. Psychologists are beginning to be more doubtful about the test results as a guide to the future progress of a child. 58 PSYCHOLOGY AND PSYCHOLOGICAL MEDICINE avoidable accidents to be i m p o r t a n t .

Mr. Y o u n g was a studious a n d intelligent m a n w h o h a d a position of considerable responsibility in a n engineering firm. H e was very conscious of his o w n lack of education. H e worked with colleagues most of w h o m h a d been to a university a n d h e alone h a d come u p the h a r d way. H e felt t h a t h e h a d been passed over for p r o m o t i o n because of this a n d was very keen t h a t his children should have t h e education h e h a d missed. H e was hard-working, determined, conscientious, h e drove himself a n d h e drove others.

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