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Scale

Payment of different rates of interest on CDs of varying maturities. A bank is said to "post a scale." Commercial paper dealers also post scales.

Scale

The range of prices at which an underwriter offers to place with investors a serial bond, where the individual bonds have different maturities.

scale

The schedule of yields (or prices) at which a serial bond issue is offered to the public by the underwriter. The schedule reflects yields at the various maturities being offered. Also called offering scale. See also inverted scale, preliminary scale.

scale

The relationship between measurements on a plan or map and the dimensions of the physical object represented.One inch might represent 10 feet or 10 miles.Topographic maps contain two scales,one for distance and one for change in elevation.

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The Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children, Fourth Edition (WISC-IV; Wechsler 2003) is an individually administered assessment of intellectual function, suitable for children 6-16 years old.
The two most commonly used intelligence tests were the Terman-Merril test (Terman & Merril, 1973) and the Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children (Wechsler, 1949, 1974).
Altogether, 310 children (and their families) agreed to participate in the larger study, 304 of whom (from 37 villages, and relying on 304 unique home wells) were administered the Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children, 4th edition (WISC-IV) (Wechsler 2004) at our field clinic for the assessment of child intelligence.
Neurodevelopment was assessed using the Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children. On average, for each standard deviation increase in CPF exposure, Full-Scale IQ declined by 1.4% and Working Memory declined by 2.8%.
We administered the Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children, 4th edition, to 329 children 7 years of age.
METHODS: In a sample of 265 children, participants in a prospective study of air pollution, we measured prenatal CPF exposure using umbilical cord blood plasma (picograms/gram plasma) and 7-year neurodevelopment using the Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children, 4th edition (WISC-IV).
The revised version of the Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children adapted for the Mexican population was applied.
Among boys, the authors noted an inverse association of MEHP phthalate concentrations and the sum of DEHP metabolite concentrations with the Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children vocabulary score; however, significant associations with these variables were not observed in girls.
The children's intellectual function was assessed on six tests (similarities, digit span, picture completion, coding, block design, and mazes) drawn from the Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children, Version III.
In addition to the medical evaluation, the children were assessed using an adaptation of the Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children, version III (WISC-III).

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