# What Is The Average IQ?

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Is my IQ normal? How do you know what your IQ level is like? Find out with this interesting quiz!

• 1.

### IQ is a/an ---------------------------

• A.

Letter

• B.

AlpHanumeric

• C.

Number

• D.

None of the above

A. Letter
Explanation
IQ is a measure of intelligence quotient, which is a numerical value. It is not an alphanumeric value or a number. Therefore, the correct answer is "Letter" as it is the only option that is not a numerical value or a combination of numbers and letters.

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• 2.

### An IQ is meant to measure people's ---------------------

• A.

Affective abilities

• B.

Cognitive abilities

• C.

Psychomotor abilities

• D.

All of the above

A. Affective abilities
Explanation
An IQ is meant to measure people's cognitive abilities.

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• 3.

### An IQ between ------------------ is considered average

• A.

20-30

• B.

267-290

• C.

150-230

• D.

90-110

A. 20-30
Explanation
An IQ between 20-30 is considered average. IQ, or intelligence quotient, is a measure of a person's cognitive abilities compared to the general population. An average IQ falls within the range of 90-110, indicating typical intellectual functioning. However, an IQ between 20-30 is extremely low and would typically be considered intellectually disabled rather than average.

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• 4.

### An IQ of ---------------------- is considered superior

• A.

Below 60

• B.

Above 120

• C.

Above 200

• D.

Below 78

A. Below 60
Explanation
An IQ score below 60 is considered superior because it indicates a high level of intelligence. IQ scores are designed to measure cognitive abilities, and a score below 60 suggests exceptional intellectual capabilities.

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• 5.

### The average IQ has been found amongst ------------ of the world's population.

• A.

30%

• B.

45%

• C.

78%

• D.

68%

A. 30%
Explanation
The given question states that the average IQ has been found among a certain percentage of the world's population. Out of the given options, the correct answer is 30%. This means that, according to the available data, the average IQ has been found among 30% of the world's population.

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• 6.

### An IQ that qualifies one as a Genius should be --------------------

• A.

Above 200

• B.

In between 72 and 115

• C.

Above 140

• D.

In between 110 and 125

A. Above 200
Explanation
An IQ score is a measure of a person's intelligence relative to the general population. The average IQ score is around 100, with most scores falling between 85 and 115. A score above 140 is considered to be in the "genius" range, indicating exceptional intellectual ability. Therefore, an IQ that qualifies one as a genius should be above 140, which is higher than any of the other options provided.

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• 7.

### An IQ of 80-89 indicates --------------------

• A.

Genuis

• B.

High Intelligence

• C.

Moderate Intelligence

• D.

Dullness

A. Genuis
• 8.

### An IQ of 70-79 indicates -----------------

• A.

Average intelligence

• B.

Dullness

• C.

Borderline Deficiency

• D.

None of the above

A. Average intelligence
Explanation
An IQ score of 70-79 indicates average intelligence. This means that the individual's cognitive abilities are within the normal range compared to the general population. While they may not excel in certain areas, they are still capable of performing adequately in most tasks and activities. It is important to note that IQ scores are just one measure of intelligence and should not be used as the sole determinant of a person's abilities or potential.

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• 9.

### --------------- of IQ scores fall between 90 and 110

• A.

20%

• B.

40%

• C.

50%

• D.

90%

A. 20%
Explanation
The given statement indicates that a certain percentage of IQ scores fall between 90 and 110. The correct answer of 20% suggests that only a small proportion of IQ scores fall within this range. This implies that the majority of IQ scores are either below 90 or above 110.

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• 10.

### Definite Feeble-mindedness is indicated by an IQ of ----------------

• A.

Above 100

• B.

Below 70

• C.

Above 120

• D.

Below 140

A. Above 100
Explanation
Definite feeble-mindedness is indicated by an IQ below 70, not above 100. An IQ score above 100 is considered average or above average intelligence.

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