The Ultimate Child Prodigy Quiz
by Staff
A child who excels in a certain area of study, such as the arts or mathematics, may be viewed as a prodigy. Ever wonder if your child has the skills and abilities to be one of these unique few? Take this quiz and learn about what makes a child a prodigy.

Who was considered a child prodigy?

  • Marie Curie
  • Pablo Picasso
  • both of the above

What is a child prodigy?

  • a child with significant talent prior to age 11
  • a child with a very high IQ
  • both of the above

What can you do if you suspect your child may have a unique talent?

  • Expose them to different academic subjects.
  • Expose them to different artistic activities.
  • both of the above

As a parent, you have _______ over your child's intellectual growth.

  • no control
  • some control
  • complete control

How can a parent promote intellectual growth in their child?

  • by being involved and interested
  • by setting an example
  • both of the above

A child prodigy may be gifted in:

  • science, art or music
  • literature or mathematics
  • both of the above

A child prodigy in literature may be reading by age:

  • two
  • three
  • four

Child prodigies are at risk of:

  • burning out
  • anxiety
  • both of the above

What do many child prodigies regret when they are adults?

  • missing out on a childhood
  • not being more successful
  • both of the above

Many child prodigies typically grow up to be:

  • unaccomplished and destitute
  • relatively average in their fields
  • wealthy and highly successful