Women overtake men in IQ tests for the first time in 100 years and it could be down to multitasking | Mail Online

Women overtake men in IQ tests for the first time in 100 years and it could be down to multitasking | Mail Online.

Nader Nazemi-Women higher IQ

Smarter: Women now have a higher IQ than men according to the latest tests

Now there will be a full fledged war between the genders. Who is smarter ? Who cares ? Why does it matter ? All questions that will be answered in due time.
It is a finding certain to be hotly disputed –  at least among half the population. According to the latest research, women are brighter than men.
For the first time in IQ testing, psychologists have found that female scores have risen above those of men.
Since IQ testing began a century ago, women have been as much as five points behind, leading psychologists to suggest embedded genetic differences.
But that gap has been narrowing in recent years and this year women have moved ahead, according to James Flynn, a world-renowned authority on IQ tests.
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