GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) Psychology Intelligence-Aptitude and Creativity Study Material (Page 1 of 2)

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Aptitude: Characteristics of Aptitude


Characteristics of Aptitude

  • It represents characteristics that are either acquired or inborn
  • It is indicative of future potentials
  • It is indicative of fitness and suitability for activities in question
  • It is abstract and integrative part of personality
  • Assumes differences in potentials can be traced
  • Implies prediction about future performance
  • Brings excellence in job performance

Creativity: Creative Abilities by Ausubel and Guilford ′ S and Torrances ′ Work on Creativity


According to Ausubel, creativity is a rare and unique talent in a particular field of endeavor. Creative achievements reflect rare capacity of developing insights, sensitivities, and appreciations a circumscribed content of intellectual or artistic activity. A creative person is one who embodies this capacity.

According to Guilford, divergent thinking process is associated with creativity and involves such thought process as speculation, imagination, and invention.

Creativity as a unique characteristic of mind may be defined as capacity of individual to create or produce entirely new or novel idea by rearrangement or res…

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