IQ is an acronym for Intelligence Quotient. The average IQ is 100. If you achieve a score higher than 100, you are smarter than the average person.
A high IQ is an advantage in life since virtually all activities require some decision-making and reasoning.
Here are several interesting facts about IQ:
The first thing to know about Intelligence Quotient is that it is a composite score made up of the results of many different tests of memory, reasoning, mental processing speed, and acquired knowledge.
Women score higher on language development and emotional quotient, while men score higher IQ in some sections like spatial awareness. It is widely agreed that standardized tests can’t measure all forms of intelligence including wisdom, creativity, social sensitivity, and practical sense.
Kids who ate processed junk foods before the age of 3 were shown to have a lower IQ than their peers by the time they were 8 years old.
According to research, children who are breastfed are likely to have higher IQ levels by 3-8 points than kids who are not breastfed.
The IQ test only measures certain intellectual abilities, such as analytical, mathematical and spatial skills.
Here Is An Interesting List Of 17 Celebrities with Average & Low IQ:
1) Tori Spelling
Tori is an American film and television actress who is an author, who wrote 6 books and her first book and her autobiography Stori Telling became the New York Times bestseller. But, Tori is best known for her role in Beverly Hills, 90210.
Spelling married Dean McDermott in 2006 and they have 5 children together, Liam, Hattie, Finn, Stella, and Beau.
She has an IQ of about 85.
2) Chris Brown
Brown is an American dancer, recording artist, and actor. According to Billboard, Chris has the 7th most Hot 100 entries on the chart with 90.
He has won numerous awards, including 5 Billboard Music Awards, 14 BET Awards, and 5 Soul Train Music Awards.
Brown is currently “banned” from many countries, including the United Kingdom, for his infamous assault on Rihanna in 2009.
Chris has an IQ of about 85.
3) Adam Sandler
Adam was born in Brooklyn, New York. His father Stanley was an electrical engineer, while his mother Judy was a nursery school teacher.
Adam’s IQ is around 100.
4) David Hasselhoff
Over the span of more than four decades, David has inspired the world with his roles on Knight Rider, The Young and the Restless, and Baywatch.
He also played Peter Pan in a theatre production when he was just 7 years old. In 1989, Hasselhoff performed atop the remains of the Berlin Wall on New Year’s Eve. Additionally, David became an enormously popular singer in Europe, particularly in Germany and Austria.
Hasselhoff has an IQ of around 99.
5) Vanessa Hudgens
Hudgens is an American singer and actress who began acting in musical theater when she was 8 years old with her starring role in Disney’s High School Musical films.
Her father is a mix of Irish and American Indian, and her mother is Filipino, Chinese, and Latina.
Vanessa has also appeared in numerous local productions, including Damn Yankees, Carousel, The Wizard of Oz, and The King & I.
Hudgens has an IQ of about 99.
6) Lindsay Lohan
Lohan is an actress who played lead roles in Herbie: Fully Loaded and Freaky Friday. She has also won numerous MTV Movie Awards for her starring role in Mean Girls in 2004.
Lindsay started her career as a child model at 3 years old. Lohan’s IQ is around 92, according to some reports.
7) O.J. Simpson
Former football star O.J. Simpson was acquitted for the murders of his ex-wife and her friend following a high-profile 1995 criminal trial.
After retiring from football, O.J. became a film and television actor and sports commentator.
It is believed that his IQ is 89.
8) Donovan McNabb
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Donovan McNabb is a retired American football player who played college football for Syracuse. Mcnabb also played as a quarterback in the National Football League.
In 2002, he received the 2002 ”John Wanamaker Athletic Award,” that is given to the athlete who best exemplifies the city of Philadelphia, joining the likes of Julius Erving, Wilt Chamberlain, and Reggie White. One of McNabb’s biggest thrills as a kid was meeting Michael Jordan. The only word he could muster was “Hi.”
His IQ is around 88.
9) Tila Tequila
She is an MTV and internet celebrity who starred on the reality show ”A Shot at Love with Tila Tequila” for a couple of seasons.
Tila’s IQ score is around 90.
10) Muhammad Ali
Ali is one of the most important athletes and cultural figures in American history. In 1960, Cassius traveled to Rome, Italy to participate in the Olympics. Muhammad defeated all his opponents to win the Gold Medal.
Ali once said:
“I’m the greatest, not the smartest.”
11) Howard Stern
Stern is an American radio and television personality, author, actor, producer, photographer, and comedian, best known for his radio show.
From 1976 to 1982, Howard developed his on-air personality through morning positions at WCCC in Hartford, WRNW in Briarcliff Manor, WWDC in Washington, and WWWW in Detroit.
Howard has an IQ of around 99.
12) Ronald Reagan
Reagan was born on February 6, 1911, in Tampico, Illinois. He had a long career as a union leader and actor before he became the governor of California in the 1960s. Furthermore, Ronald Reagan won presidential elections in 1980 and 1984.
It is believed that his IQ was around 100.
13) Nicki Minaj
Minaj was born on December 8, 1982. The rapper started her career at an early age in her native New York. Minaj only released her debut mixtape ”Playtime Is Over’ in 2007 – when she was around 22-years-old.
Nicki Minaj has an IQ of 100.
14) Mariah Carey
Carey is an American pop singer who was one of the most successful female performers of the 1990s. Her father was an African-American and Venezuelan aeronautical engineer, whereas her mother was an Irish American Opera singer.
It is estimated that Carey has an IQ of approximately 95.
15) Tito Ortiz
Oritz is a retired American mixed martial artist. He is mostly known for his association with the Ultimate Fighting Championship.
Tito has an IQ of about 90.
16) Bar Refaeli
Refaeli is an Israeli-born fashion model who is currently the host of X Factor-Israel. Bar has worked with magazines like Elle and GQ. Refaeli also topped the 2012 Maxim Hot 100 list at number one.
Bar Refaeli has an IQ of around 85.
17) Britney Spears
Spears has been one of the most famous pop stars in the world ever since the release of her debut single, “…Baby One More Time,” in 1998. Six of her first seven albums reached No. 1 on the ‘Billboard’ 200. When she was 8, Britney auditioned for a spot on the Disney Channel’s The All-New Mickey Mouse Club.
Britney Spears has an IQ of about 100.