GENERAL INTELLIGENCE By N., Sam M.S. - 4 the term that describes the intelligence that is applicable to a very wide variety of tasks. See general factor. GENERAL INTELLIGENCE: "We apply our general intelligence to a range of different tasks." Related Psychology Terms Intelligence Across the African-American and Latino Cultures APRAXIA (literally, “inability to act or do”) ANTISOCIAL REACTION ADOLESCENCE (Theories) CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY SEXUAL DEVIATIONS (GENERAL) Terms of Service ATARACTIC (Atanndc) CHILD PSYCHIATRY ACHIEVEMENT TESTS Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "GENERAL INTELLIGENCE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/general-intelligence/ (accessed November 30, 2021).