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edhopper Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Sep-24-07 10:13 AM
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7. Define "Smart"
Intelligence is whatever a particular intelligence test measures. This is just a circular discussion.
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  -Men are smartest and dumbest, say scientists AngryAmish  Sep-24-07 09:48 AM   #0 
  - "We are so smart! S-M-R-T!!"  Richardo   Sep-24-07 09:49 AM   #1 
  - Click and Clack the two brilliant philosophers on Car Talk nailed the issue this weekend  BOSSHOG   Sep-24-07 09:50 AM   #2 
  - Men are much more achievement oriented  Annces   Sep-24-07 09:54 AM   #3 
  - the problem with IQ tests is that you cant make a causation out of a correlation  lionesspriyanka   Sep-24-07 09:57 AM   #4 
  - "..... the male strangehold on Nobel prizes ..."  sarge43   Sep-24-07 10:05 AM   #5 
  - IIRC, Rosalind was dead (from her work) by the time Crick and Watson were  aikoaiko   Sep-24-07 10:43 AM   #12 
     - I know about the posthumous pass, but even today the woman has never  sarge43   Sep-24-07 11:03 AM   #14 
        - I knew Grace from attendance at EDP conferences and seminars.  TahitiNut   Sep-24-07 11:24 AM   #16 
           - You were fortunate to know her.  sarge43   Sep-24-07 11:41 AM   #17 
              - When I first met her, she was "Commander Grace" as I recall - "Captain Grace" the rest of the time.  TahitiNut   Sep-24-07 11:49 AM   #18 
                 - She had to have made O-6 after the mid-seventies  sarge43   Sep-24-07 12:04 PM   #19 
  - Check out how some Nobel winners got theirs  Warpy   Sep-24-07 10:07 AM   #6 
  - Define "Smart"  edhopper   Sep-24-07 10:13 AM   #7 
  - I think  BoneDaddy   Sep-24-07 10:14 AM   #8 
  - I dunno....  sendero   Sep-24-07 10:18 AM   #9 
  - This is old, old Aristotelian nonsense that has floated around for years  melody   Sep-24-07 10:19 AM   #10 
  - The people who wrote the test, do best on the test  Annces   Sep-24-07 10:49 AM   #13 
  - So in other words, women are moderates. nt  Javaman   Sep-24-07 10:35 AM   #11 
  - It's virtually impossible to untangle the effects of family background..  LeftishBrit   Sep-24-07 11:05 AM   #15 

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