High Iq Versus Big Money


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When we are on a quest to improve our IQs, we may also feel eager to find out the IQ of celebrities. Some of us are in awe of celebs and would like to believe if they really have high or above average IQs or are they just giving sound bytes to the media based on their efficient PR. There are many well-known personalities who have been always known for their IQ. Some were born intelligent while others gained IQ with their stardom.

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High Iq Versus Big Money

  1. 1. High IQ versus Big Money: Are the World’s Smartest Persons also the Richest? Source: www.QuizBoom.com The world’s most exciting money quiz
  2. 2. <ul><li>One’s IQ score correlates with income level. </li></ul><ul><li>One’s IQ is related to his level of education </li></ul><ul><li>Smarter people usually do earn more money! </li></ul>Misconceptions on IQ Source: online money quiz QuizBoom.com
  3. 3. Measurement of smartness <ul><li>Is very problematic and incomplete </li></ul><ul><li>IQ score is claimed to be biased measure of intelligence. </li></ul>Source: online money quiz QuizBoom.com
  4. 4. <ul><li>Christopher Michael Langan is “the smartest man in America”, </li></ul><ul><li>Many believe that he is even “the smartest man of the world”. </li></ul><ul><li>What is so special about him? </li></ul>Some Examples of Smart People Source: online money quiz QuizBoom.com
  5. 5. Why was Christopher considered smart? <ul><li>Christopher started talking when he was only six months old. </li></ul><ul><li>He taught himself to read at the age of just three. </li></ul><ul><li>In the university Christopher understood that he could teach more to his lecturers than they can teach him – therefore he didn’t finish the studies. </li></ul>Source: online money quiz QuizBoom.com
  6. 6. <ul><li>Christopher scored 195 which is off the charts. </li></ul><ul><li>Despite his genius intellect, Christopher Langan hasn’t become a CEO of a big corporation. </li></ul><ul><li>He has worked as a fire fighter, farmhand and as a weight-lifting bouncer for twenty years of his life. </li></ul>IQ is measurable Source: online money quiz QuizBoom.com
  7. 7. <ul><li>Perceived as the world’s smartest woman. </li></ul><ul><li>In the Guinness book of World Record in the highest IQ category </li></ul><ul><li>Her score was 228. </li></ul><ul><li>Worked as magazine columnist, writer and lecturer </li></ul>Marilyn vos Savant Source: online money quiz QuizBoom.com
  8. 8. <ul><li>Both of them were University Drop outs. </li></ul><ul><li>Both wanted to gain financial freedom. </li></ul>Similarity between Christopher and Marilyn Source: online money quiz QuizBoom.com
  9. 9. The richest persons of the world Source: online money quiz QuizBoom.com
  10. 10. <ul><li>One of the well-know billionaires of the world </li></ul><ul><li>Founder member of Microsoft </li></ul><ul><li>Recognized as Bill Gates). </li></ul><ul><li>Takes the first place in the world’s billionaire top. </li></ul><ul><li>A net worth of his properties is 40 billion US dollars. </li></ul><ul><li>Most influential person of the 20th century. </li></ul>William Henry Gates Source: online money quiz QuizBoom.com
  11. 11. <ul><li>Wealthiest 86 year old woman of the world </li></ul><ul><li>Principal shareholder of L’Oreal </li></ul><ul><li>Properties worth 13.4 billion US dollars worth. </li></ul><ul><li>Inherited the enterprise from her father in 1957. </li></ul><ul><li>World’s 21st richest person. </li></ul>Liliane Bettencourt Source: online money quiz QuizBoom.com
  12. 12. Why the smartest are not the richest? Source: online money quiz QuizBoom.com
  13. 13. <ul><li>World’s richest persons are not smart – they definitely are! </li></ul><ul><li>No correlation between IQ score and predicted income or level of education </li></ul><ul><li>Actually quite opposite – one of the world’s smartest men has worked as a bouncer for half of his life! </li></ul>Facts on IQ Source: online money quiz QuizBoom.com
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