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Intelligence

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    4.06 Intelligence: It’s a smarty party!

    The function of education is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically...Intelligence plus character—that is the goal of true education.
    ~Martin Luther King, Jr.

    Intelligence can be defined as the combination of learned experiences with inherited abilities. Are we born with the predisposition to be intelligent or do we gain intelligence as we move throughout life? The answer to this question goes back to the nature versus nurture debate.

    In this lesson, we will explore how intelligence is measured and the various levels of intelligence~