Adaptive: Can be applied "across the board."
Learning ability: Catching on quickly to new tasks.
Prior knowledge: Apply to new circumstances.
Multiple mental processes.
Spearman:G factor. Ability to process information quickly. General factor + Specific factors.
Cattell: Fluid intelligence- acquire knowledge quickly; adapt: rapid, non-familiar tasks. Crystallized intelligence- acquired knowledge from schooling and experience: familiar tasks.
Gardner: Multiple Intelligences. Linguistic, mathematical-logical, spacial, musical, bodily-kinesthetic, interpersonal, intrapersonal.
Sternberg: Context of situation; experience-draw from prior experience; cognitive processing.
Distributed Intelligence: Outside factors provide assistance.