mental quickness


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Noun1.mental quickness - intelligence as revealed by an ability to give correct responses without delaymental quickness - intelligence as revealed by an ability to give correct responses without delay
intelligence - the ability to comprehend; to understand and profit from experience
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The speed-of-processing training used in the study was based on a computer program called "Double Decision" (See What You Can Do), which is designed to improve mental quickness.
Nadi, 1994, mental quickness is a must to compete in this sport It would appear that many people agree that mental quickness is required for an individual to succeed in fencing.
Dr Fogel looked at 289 women, aged 70-79, without dementia and found that those who rated soaps as their favourite programmes performed more poorly on tests of memory, attention and mental quickness than did their peers who preferred other kinds of shows.