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Definition a measure of general intelligence where a high score is considered a strength for many kinds of tasks

(average score = 100; 67% of people are 85 and 115; 97.5% of people are between 70 and 130)
  • Conscientiousness is more important in this job than IQ.
IQ = measure of general intelligence
  • In this job, people skills are worth more than an extra 15 IQ points.
  • IQ = measure of general intelligence
  • The study found that missing an hour of sleep resulted in a lower IQ score on the test.
  • IQ = measure of general intelligence
  • OTIS JOSEPH AMBER. Age: 62. Delivery boy. Fourth-grade dropout. IQ: 50.
    Ellen Raskin  --  The Westing Game
  • IQ = a measure of general intelligence where a high score is considered a strength for many kinds of tasks and an average score is 100
  • "What's your IQ?" he asks Lev.
    Neal Shusterman  --  Unwind
  • IQ = measure of general intelligence
  • But Dr. Strauss had a big argument with him and said an I.Q. didn't weigh intelligence at all.
    Daniel Keyes  --  Flowers for Algernon — Novel
  • I.Q. = measure of general intelligence
  • "You told me it was an IQ test," I said.
    R.J. Palacio  --  Wonder
  • IQ = a measure of general intelligence
  • It drives my brother Darry nuts when I do stuff like that, 'cause I'm supposed to be smart; I make good grades and have a high IQ and everything, but I don't use my head.
    S.E. Hinton  --  The Outsiders
  • IQ = a measure of general intelligence where a high score is considered a strength for many kinds of tasks
  • Is my IQ okay?
    Madeleine L'Engle  --  A Wrinkle in Time
  • IQ = a measure of general intelligence
  • There they all were now, the cream of the school, the lights and leaders of the senior class, with their high I.Q.'s and expensive shoes, as Brinker had said, pasting each other with snowballs.
    John Knowles  --  A Separate Peace
  • I.Q.'s = measures of general intelligence
  • They called it the I.Q. but it was the evil-I.Q.
    Daniel Keyes  --  Flowers for Algernon — Novel
  • I.Q. = measure of general intelligence
  • They called it the I.Q. but it was the evil-I.Q.
    Daniel Keyes  --  Flowers for Algernon — Novel
  • I.Q. = measure of general intelligence
  • "I would've guessed Otis had an IQ of minus ten," Sandy said with a smile.
    Ellen Raskin  --  The Westing Game
  • IQ = a measure of general intelligence where a high score is considered a strength for many kinds of tasks and almost 99% of people have a score over 70
  • One hundred and thirty IQ points all focused on cooking up doom.
    Neal Shusterman  --  Unwind
  • IQ = measure of general intelligence
  • I am just as far away from Alice with an I.Q. of 185 as I was when I had an I.Q. of 70.
    Daniel Keyes  --  Flowers for Algernon — Novel
  • I.Q. = measure of general intelligence
  • I am just as far away from Alice with an I.Q. of 185 as I was when I had an I.Q. of 70.
    Daniel Keyes  --  Flowers for Algernon — Novel
  • I.Q. = measure of general intelligence
  • And I'm not talking about your I.Q. It's your attitude toward people—you're not the same kind of human being—
    Daniel Keyes  --  Flowers for Algernon — Novel
  • I.Q. = measure of general intelligence
  • Yeah, I got myself an IQ of 155.
    Neal Shusterman  --  Unwind
  • IQ = measure of general intelligence (where 100 is average)
  • So I still don't know what I.Q. is, and everybody says it's something different.
    Daniel Keyes  --  Flowers for Algernon — Novel
  • I.Q. = measure of general intelligence
  • Nemur says, with much more than twice my I.Q. of 70, then maybe people will like me and be my friends.
    Daniel Keyes  --  Flowers for Algernon — Novel
I.Q. = measure of general intelligence

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