Terman defined intelligence as “The ability to carry on abstract thinking”.Intelligence has something to do with the reaction of the mind. Intelligent is a person who understands things and is efficient in all the fields and can relate to things easily in his/her mind.
Intelligence can be inherited but can also be affected by the environment.The level of our intelligence depends on how we cope up with our environmental changes. It is also believed that race, culture, status are also responsible for intelligence.
Intelligence can be boosted and the process is called INTELLIGENCE AMPLIFICATION.It results in a good mental and physical health and gives us better living standards.Intelligence can be enhanced by:-
1-Deep thinking -Deep thinking results in self awareness that is the basis of intelligence. Until and unless we get to know ourselves we won’t be able to know our qualities. Deep thinking helps you to live better and reach your goals.
2-Learning from past experience – Time and experience are the greatest teachers. We need to analyse our experiences and actions and record the changes.
3-Practice- We cannot learn only from books as it is said ‘Practice makes man perfect ‘ so to lead to perfections we need to practice and enhance our intelligence.