Is intelligence actually correlated with race?
For those who think I am bringing up a racist topic STOP. I am basing this of the Wechsler Adult Intelligence model. According to statistics Asians have the highest intelligence score (110 IQ) followed by whites (104 IQ), hispanics (91 IQ), and finally blacks (88 IQ). This is subjective based on the individual and obviously a black person can be much smart than an asian. However could their be some truth that certain races have distinct advantages.
Asked By: - 3/10/2012
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I'm pretty sure that it's more culture than anything. Asian cultures tend to be more focussed on education than other cultures. Also, I don't want to be racist saying this, and I'm certainly not but... More
Answered By: Chronic - 3/10/2012
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Depends on factors such as how they did or finished school, where they live, etc in my opinion anyways.
Answered By: Tiana - 3/10/2012
It is my belief that, yes, intelligence does have to do with one's racial background. Since the brain is an organ in your body, and your organs and your physical characteristics are genetically linked with your ancestors characteristics, it would make a long string of family members inherit the amount of intelligence... More
Answered By: Morning Star - 3/10/2012
thats someones idea, blacks have the lowest IQ and so what? Thats a crazy assumption. Anyways like i said, its just some idiots idea.
Answered By: ZY - 3/10/2012
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