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Are Girls Smarter Than Boys?

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Have you ever wondered what your IQ was? Do intelligence tests just judge one aspect of your abilities? Do girls find homework easier than boys? Many people think that girls are smarter than boys. They say that all you need to do is look at recent school results and test scores. Girls have even caught up in math and the sciences. But many people do not agree with these opinions. They say that in the real world men succeed in employment and invent more things than women. Surely this shows men are smarter? Are ...
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Overview

Have you ever wondered what your IQ was? Do intelligence tests just judge one aspect of your abilities? Do girls find homework easier than boys? Many people think that girls are smarter than boys. They say that all you need to do is look at recent school results and test scores. Girls have even caught up in math and the sciences. But many people do not agree with these opinions. They say that in the real world men succeed in employment and invent more things than women. Surely this shows men are smarter? Are there differences in the ways men and women think and learn? People have been arguing about which sex is the most intelligent for thousands of years. This book does not tell you what to think. But it will help you join in the debate.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781432916718
  • Publisher: Heinemann-Raintree
  • Publication date: 7/1/2008
  • Series: What Do You Think? Series
  • Format: Library Binding
  • Pages: 56
  • Age range: 11 - 14 Years
  • Product dimensions: 6.50 (w) x 9.30 (h) x 0.50 (d)

Table of Contents

Are Girls Smarter Than Boys? 5

What Is Intelligence? 11

Are The Sexes Different? 19

Children And Adults 29

Are There Equal Chances To Be Smart? 37

How Can We Make Things Fairer? 43

Debate The Facts 49

Find Out More 52

Glossary 54

Index 56

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