Longitudinal prediction of specific cognitive abilities from infant novelty preference.

@article{Thompson1991LongitudinalPO,
  title={Longitudinal prediction of specific cognitive abilities from infant novelty preference.},
  author={Lee Anne Thompson and Joseph Fagan and David W. Fulker},
  journal={Child development},
  year={1991},
  volume={62 3},
  pages={530-8}
}
A test of visual novelty preference, the Fagan Test of Infant Intelligence, was administered to a group of 113 full-term infants from the Colorado Adoption Project at 5 and 7 months of age. The infants were followed longitudinally and the Bayley scales were administered at 12 and 24 months, the Sequenced Inventory of Communication Development at 24 and 36 months, and the Stanford-Binet and the Colorado Specific Cognitive Abilities Test at 36 months. 1 novelty preference score was obtained for… CONTINUE READING