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Signs you're smarter than average

Ever wondered if you’re a little better than the rest? Have you ever compared yourself with your peers and come away with the belief that you’re a bit smarter than they are? Well, assuming that you’re comparing yourself with intelligent folk, how can you be sure that you’re smarter than average?

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Science can tell us a lot about the world we inhabit and it can also tell us a lot about ourselves. The signs that you’re smarter than others that we’ll present here are all backed by leading scientists in the field.

Boris Johnson fails IQ Test

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The first one is a little odd but there’s evidence to back up the fact that learning music as a child makes you smarter than the average guy. Learning music helps develop a child’s mind. Verbal intelligence increases, and a child’s IQ is boosted.

Boris Johnson fails IQ Test

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The first one is a little odd but there’s evidence to back up the fact that learning music as a child makes you smarter than the average guy. Learning music helps develop a child’s mind. Verbal intelligence increases, and a child’s IQ is boosted.

Boris Johnson fails IQ Test

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Being the oldest child is another sign of added intelligence apparently. Stats show that the older siblings are normally the smarter ones, but that’s not genetic. The research carried out in Norway and the United States suggests that the first born child has an average of 3 IQ points over the second child and 4 over the third.

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A recent study that involved 2,200 adults over a five year period concluded that the bigger the waistline, the smaller the cognitive ability. History doesn’t really support that does it, Winston Churchill was pretty good at keeping the UK away from Nazi rule which took skill and intellect but he was no thin rake of a guy. Anyway, these studies show that the thin guys earn the higher salaries and therefore end up in a better position in life.

Boris Johnson fails IQ Test

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Stats show that owning a cat is another sign of intelligence.

Boris Johnson fails IQ Test

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Stats show that owning a cat is another sign of intelligence.

Boris Johnson fails IQ Test

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Research suggests that those who were breastfeed are among the most intelligent.

Boris Johnson fails IQ Test

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Although we’re not suggesting that you go out and buy something from your friendly neighbourhood drug dealer, studies show that those who used recreational drugs are likely to be smarter than average.

Boris Johnson fails IQ Test

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Although we’re not suggesting that you go out and buy something from your friendly neighbourhood drug dealer, studies show that those who used recreational drugs are likely to be smarter than average.

Boris Johnson fails IQ Test

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