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What can I do if I have a low i.Q?

What can I do if I have a low i.Q?

Ignore it: Iq tests are not very reliable. Genius is 10% inspiration and 90% perspiration! hard work and liking what you do will beat a high iq in a lazy person that hates their work every time. And quit taking iq tests. ...Read more

Low Iq (Definition)

Low IQ score is a symptom in which a person has less than average intelligence. Sometimes, IQ is measured in children who appear delayed in brain development or have suspected learning disorders. IQ can also be measured after some damage has occurred to one's brain, to follow the changes in one's level of intelligence. An IQ score of ...Read more


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Do schizophrenics tend to have high or low i.Q.'s?

Either: Schizophrenia isn't related to IQ. This disorder has a lot of variability some patients spend their entire life in institutions while others live a relatively normal life with occasional exacerbations of schizophrenia. Their IQ can be high, low or average. ...Read more

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What are the causes of low iq?

Genetics and lack of: Stimulation/poor learning techniques. Usually, a little bit of all of the above. ...Read more

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How to know if I have low iq?

Have it evaluated: The iq is determined using standardized tests. Educational psychologists or their staff, administers an individualized, timed test with many sub tests. Results are interpreted using age equivalent norms. If this is something you want to know, you can pay to have it tested. ...Read more

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How to cope with having a low iq?

How to cope with having a low iq?

Many people with : mild Intellectual Disability, an IQ of 50-69, function well, especially if their IQ is close to 70. Much depends on developing daily living skills & being integrated into one's community. Utilize all available funding & services, like counselors, SSI, Medicaid & "Vocational Rehab" to have a job & a social life & be protected from those who may try to take advantage of a person's disability. ...Read more

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What should I do if my brother has a low iq?

Ignore it: Iq tests are not very reliable. Genius is 10% inspiration and 90% perspiration! hard work and liking what you do will beat a high iq in a lazy person that hates their work every time. ...Read more

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How functional can you be with a low IQ like 80?

How functional can you be with a low IQ like 80?

Not too bad: Iq 80 is within borderline intellectual functioning. The person should have basic self care, reading, and writing skills. However, he/she may have trouble with complex math problems or abstract reasoning. He/she usually has safety awareness, but still need reminders to ensure safety and well-beings (eg. Turn off stove, take medication, go to doctor's appointment). ...Read more

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What is low IQ disability and what are the remedies of it?

Cognitive delay:: Problems with tasks that require thinking and learning. The only real remedy is education and training tailored to bring out the abilities that exist, and finding an environment in which the person with cognitive disability can function best. ...Read more

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How can violent outbursts be broken into either autistim vs the low IQ issues?

Autism vs low IQ: Most kids with autism are smart, which is obvious in the right context; they just don't tune into the world. Kids with low IQ have trouble learning; they are very tuned into the world, but have trouble understanding it. Both may engage in self-stimulating behaviors. Best assessment is by skilled interviewing and observation by pediatric pscyhiatrist. ...Read more

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Is there any study that linked high levels of testosterone to a low i.Q. Or lower intelligence?

Is there any study that linked high levels of testosterone to a low i.Q. Or lower intelligence?

Correlations with IQ: If you look hard enough, you can probably find a study that will show a correlation between anything. That proves nothing. The normal range of t in men is approx 300-1000 (depending on the assay). Among normal men (i.e. No extra chromosomes, not autistic, etc), there is no relationship between t and iq. ...Read more