Accession Number : AD0605132

Title :   A FACTOR-ANALYTIC APPROACH TO PROBLEM SOLVING,

Corporate Author : UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA LOS ANGELES

Personal Author(s) : Merrifield,Philip R.

Report Date : 1936

Pagination or Media Count : 8

Abstract : Certain of the complex processes referred to generically as problem solving are analyzed logically, in a manner somewhat different from the analyses of previous investigators, with the objective of relating critical phases of the process to some of the intellectual aptitudes that have been identified by factor analysis. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*PSYCHOLOGICAL TESTS, APTITUDE TESTS), (*DECISION MAKING, FACTOR ANALYSIS), LEARNING, REASONING, BEHAVIOR

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE