Adaptation and standardization of the R. Amthauer intelligence test on the Kazakhstan population
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The article presents the experience of adapting the foreign intelligence test by R.
Amthauer on the Kazakh population. The test translated into Kazakh was conducted on a sample
of 509 people. Of these, 192 test takers were males, and 317 test takers were females. Pupils
of school-lyceum «Binom-Uly Dala», Nur-Sultan city and first year students of humanities
of L.N. Gumilyov Eurasian National University, aged from 13 to 18 years old, took part in
the research. The article contains basic literature on this problem. It highlights the variants of
psychodiagnostic tools developed with the adaptation of the test of the structure of intellect. It
presents a brief description of R. Amthauer’s structure of intellect. The article presents results of
the study of reliability of subtests.
The results of the psychometric study are substantiated on a representative sample of respondents
in the Kazakh and Russian languages. Cronbach’s alpha (0.945) of R. Amthauer’s intelligence
test indicates a high level of internal consistency and reliability of test questions