In 1956 year had the highest IQ in the world. At the age of ten years American Marilyn Vos Savant has shown results in 228 units. Already in the maturity of Marilyn passed a similar test, and the results were 224 units. Paternal descendant of Marilyn-Ernst Mach, Austrian physicist and philosopher known. She had not completed higher education. Enrolling at Washington University in St. Louis, pretty soon she stopped training to help your family (as her father, “the University is a place where you can study a profession, but it is impossible to develop the intellect”). Robert Jarvik, Marilyn’s husband, is a scientist who created an artificial heart. His IQ is 180 units. They have an adult son. His IQ sostavlâet164 units. The family resides in New York.
Marilyn holds the position of financial Director of the Jarvik Heart, which the company is engaged in research on heart disease. Marilyn argues that the intellect by 40-60% is inherited. She said that intelligence can be increased through proper nutrition by an average of 20%. When Marilyn asked, what is the mind, she replied that the essence of mind is the ability to seek truth, without succumbing to the social, religious, family and other prejudices. To this end, considers a woman need emotional stability and courage. It believed intellectual genius, because Marilyn evaluates events objectively, icy stare. Marilyn considers painting, sculpture and other visual art creativity, but only an expression of emotions, and they, in her opinion, have nothing to do with intelligence. Discipline objectively related to intelligence, nuclear physics and mathematics says Vos Savant. The exact definition of high IQ is impossible, because very few values such as the Marilyn Vos Savant. With various techniques we get different results. For example, Stanford-Binet test result of Marilyn-228 units, while on the, so-called, mega-test-total 186 units. Because these tests differ in scale. The first shows the absolute value of IQ and the second deviation from the average.