The Influence of Kinestetic Intelligence and Creativity on The Ability of Solving Problems of School Basic Students

Ivayuni Listiani


This study aims to determine: (1) the effect of problem-solving ability among students who have high and low kinesthetic intelligence. (2) the influence of problem solving ability between students who have high and low creativity. This study was conducted by Quassy experiment. The sampling technique used was cluster random sampling, in order to obtain the fourth grade as the experimental group. Technique of collecting data using questionnaire test. Data of kinesthetic and creativity intelligence was obtained by using questionnaire, while data of problem solving ability was obtained from student performance observation. Data analysis using parametric test (t test). The results showed that there is an influence of problem solving ability among students who have high and low kinesthetic intelligence, as well as creativity. There is influence of problem solving ability between student with high and low creativity.


Creativity; Kinesthetic Intelligence; ability to solve problems

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