Very Clever Boy – level 3

07-07-2017 15:00

An 11-year-old from a town west of London scored 162 in the Mensa IQ test, meaning that his brain could be brighter than Stephen Hawking’s or Albert Einstein’s.

He said that the test wasn’t ’that difficult’ but admitted that he had to guess a few questions as there was not much time. Arnav, whose hobbies include badminton, wants to use his intelligence to help the world.

Only around 2 per cent of people reach a score higher than 132, which is a ticket into the Mensa club.

Difficult words: a ticket into somewhere (how you get into something, usually something difficult).

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