BLOCK-DESIGN TEST

n. a subtest included in many intelligence tests such as the Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scale. The test is designed to measure visuospatial and motor skills by asking the subject to arrange colored blocks to match a pattern. See Kohs Block Design Test.

BLOCK-DESIGN TEST: "The Block-Design Test is a diagnostic tool for determining the rate of deterioration in mental function."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "BLOCK-DESIGN TEST," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/block-design-test/ (accessed December 6, 2019).
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