I refused to believe that there was a profound discrepancy in mental acumen BUT, John Derbyshire was correct, there IS!


Binet Scale of Human Intelligence
IQ Score Original Name “Politically correct” Term
Over 140 Genius
120–139 Very Superior
110–119 Superior
90–109 Average or Normal
80–89 Dull Dull Normal
70–79 Borderline Deficiency Mild disability
50–69 Moron Moderate disability
20–49 Imbecile Severe disability
Below 20 Idiot Profound disability
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