So many things affect the measuring of intelligence that it’s hard to quantify. Kids from tough circumstances test way better after doing exercises that affirm them, for example. Curiosity is an integral part of intelligence as is emotional intelligence. As you pointed out, both nature and nurture affect those. An interesting topic, for sure.

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