achievement quotient

a·chieve·ment quo·tient
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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [uh-cheev-muh nt kwoh-shuh nt]
    • /əˈtʃiv mənt ˈkwoʊ ʃənt/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [uh-cheev-muh nt kwoh-shuh nt]
    • /əˈtʃiv mənt ˈkwoʊ ʃənt/

Definitions of achievement quotient words

  • noun achievement quotient a measure of ability derived by dividing an individual's achievement age by his actual age 3
  • noun achievement quotient achievement age divided by chronological age, usually expressed as a multiple of 100. The achievement quotient of a ten-year-old child whose achievement age equals that of the average twelve-year-old is 1.2, or 120. Abbreviation: AQ. 1

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Origin of achievement quotient

First appearance:

before 1920
One of the 12% newest English words
First recorded in 1920-25

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achievement quotient popularity

This term is known only to a narrow circle of people with rare knowledge. Only 1% of English native speakers know the meaning of this word.
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