Quiz: Is Your IQ Higher Than the Average American?
Is Your IQ Higher Than the Average American?
By: Zoe Samuel
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About This Quiz

Some people are naturally clever - in a very specific way. That's their "intelligence quotient" or IQ. The average is 100. Genius is 140. Are you over the average?

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