Results for: Retarded

In Health

What is mental retardation?

  Mental retardation is a developmental disability that first appears in children under the age of 18. It is defined as an intellectual functioning level (as measured by s (MORE)

What are retarders on trucks?

  Some vehicles have retarders which help slow a vehicle, reducing the need for using your brakes. They reduce brake wear and give you another way to slow down. There are (MORE)
In Science

What is a retarder used for?

On cmv's they are used to aid braking ability and can be turned on or off as necessary. When in operation they may under some conditions increase skidding especially in slippe (MORE)

What is the retarding force?

The spring is good example... If you compress spring you feel force which tries to restore to its previous condition, or if you stretch it you feel force which tries to bring (MORE)
In Health

What are the IQ levels for mental retardation?

According to the original definitions, from Lewis Terman (1916): Over 140 - Genius or near genius120 - 140 - Very superior intelligence110 - 119 - Superior intelligence90 - 1 (MORE)
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What is a retardent?

Something that slows the progress of something else. An impediment would be a better word to use.
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What is psychomotor agitation or retardation?

Psychomotor is movements associated with mental activity. Psychomotor agitation is restlessness or unintentional and purposeless actions that are caused by mental tension. Psy (MORE)

What is retardation in physics?

Retardation is the application of a force that produces negative accelleration. Synonyms would be braking, decelleration, damping, etc. Gravitational force operates downward ( (MORE)