• Sep 16, 2019
Tests for determination of I.Q. are very widespread today. But they, generally concern people. And whether there are tests for cats?

Appears, is. They estimate motive coordination, ability to interaction (including with people), adaptability to changes of the environment and socialization.
We offer you simple the IQ test for a cat . To receive objective result, do not try to force a cat to work "correctly". Your task — to watch the pet.

can Test adult cats and kittens 8 weeks are more senior.

for a cat will be necessary for you For carrying out the IQ test a pillow, a rope, a big plastic package (with handles) a mirror.

So, we will start.

Part 1

you should answer the following questions:

1. Whether your cat of change in your mood feels?
  • It is very frequent — 5 points
  • As a rule and — 3 points
  • Seldom or never — 1 point.
2. The cat is ready to execute, at least, 2 commands (for example, It "is impossible" and "For Idi here")?
  • It is very frequent — 5 points
  • As a rule and — 3 points
  • Seldom or never — 1 point.
3. The cat can distinguish expression of your person (a fright, a smile, expression of pain or anger)?
  • It is very frequent — 5 points
  • As a rule and — 3 points
  • Seldom or never — 1 point.
4. The cat developed own language and uses it to report to you about the desires and feelings (shout, rumbling, peep, purring)?
  • It is very frequent — 5 points
  • As a rule and — 3 points
  • Seldom or never — 1 point.
5. The cat adheres to a certain sequence when washing (for example, in the beginning washes a muzzle, then a back and back pads, etc.)?
  • It is very frequent — 5 points
  • As a rule and — 3 points
  • Seldom or never — 1 point.
6. The cat connects certain events with feelings of joy or fear (for example, a travel or a visit to the veterinarian)?
  • It is very frequent — 5 points
  • As a rule and — 3 points
  • Seldom or never — 1 point.
7. The cat has a "long" memory: remembers places which visited names and rare, but favourite delicacies?
  • It is very frequent — 5 points
  • As a rule and — 3 points
  • Seldom or never — 1 point.
8. The cat suffers presence of other pets even if they approach her closer, than on 1 meter?
  • It is very frequent — 5 points
  • As a rule and — 3 points
  • Seldom or never — 1 point.

9. The cat has a time sense, for example, she knows time of combing, feeding, etc.?
  • It is very frequent — 5 points
  • As a rule and — 3 points
  • Seldom or never — 1 point.
10. The cat uses the same pad for washing of certain sites of a muzzle (for example, washes with the left pad the left part of a muzzle)?
  • It is very frequent — 5 points
  • As a rule and — 3 points
  • Seldom or never — 1 point.
Count points.

Part 2

In accuracy follow instructions. It is possible to repeat each task on 3 times, at the same time the best attempt is set off.

1. Put a big plastic package in the opened look. Track that the cat saw it. Then attentively observe and write down points.

A. The cat shows curiosity, approaches a package — 1 point
B. The cat touches a package by a pad, moustaches, a nose or other part of a body — 1 point
B. The cat glanced in a package — 2 points
G. The cat came into a package, but at once left — 3 points.
D. The cat came into a package and was late there at least for 10 seconds — 3 points.
 the IQ test for a cat of a photo
2. Take a pillow of the average sizes, a cord or a rope (length — 1 m). Put a pillow before a cat, at the same time she has to watch a moving rope. Then slowly stretch a rope under a pillow so that it gradually disappeared on the one hand pillows, but appeared with another. Count points.

A. The cat looks after movement of a rope — 1 point.
B. The cat touches a rope by a pad — 1 point.
B. The cat looks at that place of a pillow where the rope — 2 points disappeared.
G. Tries to catch a pad the end of a rope under a pillow — 2 points
D. The cat raises a pillow a pad to look, whether a rope there — 2 points.
E. The cat looks at a pillow from that party where she will appear or already the rope — 3 points appeared.

3. You need a figurative mirror about 60 — 120 cm in size. Lean it against a wall or furniture. Put a cat in front of the mirror. Watch her, count points.

A. The cat approaches a mirror — 2 points.
B. The cat notices in a mirror the reflection — 2 points.
B. The cat touches or beats with a pad a mirror, plays with the reflection — 3 points.
 the Kitten looks in a photo mirror
Count points.

Part 3

Answer with
questions, based on the observations of a cat.

A. The cat well is guided in the apartment. It always finds the necessary window or a door if behind them there is something interesting — 5 points.

B. The cat releases objects from a pad according to the desire or with instructions of the owner. Never the cat drops objects accidentally — 5 points

Count the total amount of points for 3 parts.

Part 4

If you positively answer with
questions of this task, then the specified points are subtracted from total amount:
  1. the Cat spends more time in a dream, than in the awake state — minus 2 points.
  2. the Cat often plays with the tail — minus 1 point.
  3. the Cat badly is guided in the apartment and can even get lost — minus 2 points.
Count the number of the got points.

Results of the IQ test for a cat

  • 82 — 88 points: your cat — the true talent
  • 75 — 81 points — your cat is very clever.
  • 69 — 74 points — mental capacities of your cat are higher than an average.
  • Up to 68 points — it is possible, your cat is too clever or such high opinion on herself that she considers to play below the advantage silly games which biped consider as the tests deserving attention.

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