This is stated in the study of psychologists from London and Singapore, they claim that to identify people with high intelligence can be 30 seconds.
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These two questions are:
1. If you lived in a densely populated area, would a large number of people annoy you?
a) yes, strongly
b) a little
c) would NOT annoy at all
2. If there was such an opportunity, you would like to meet with friends not several times a week, but to communicate with them every day?
a) yes of course!
c) did not want
If you answered "b" or "c" to the first question and "c" to the second – your social preferences coincide with the behavior of intellectuals.
Smart people spend more time in the company, although they do not need it
Life in densely populated areas is generally associated with less satisfaction with life, but the study showed that crowds of people annoy respondents with low intelligence (the average score for the standard IQ test is 81) than the average score 116. The test suggests average intelligence "is 100 points.
In the case of buddies – daily friendly communication, according to the same research, brings more joy to people with low IQ. It does not work on intellectuals. It is interesting that clever people are not smart enough to recognize this problem – they spend more time in companies than narrow-minded people, not realizing that intense social life brings them more irritation than fun.
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