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Dead From the Neck Up at 45?

Do middle-aged people become dumber with time or is this just propaganda that employers use to lay people off at age 50?  – That and the fact that health insurance premiums can double at that age.

IQ tests have in creased in number, varieties, and foundation principles over many decades. Sometimes people brag about their IQs, but what aer they bragging about?  What is IQ – or “smart” for that matter – and does any of it really do you any good?

One theory is that the best way to measure intelligence is to drop an individual into a significantly different culture without knowledge of that culture (especially language) and see if he/she can survive. What do you think?


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