KOMMONSENTSJANE – Take the world’s shortest IQ test! Fellowship of the Minds.

Reblogged on kommonsentsjane/blogkommonsents.

For your information.

It starts with the early learning days.  If you don’t learn the basics – the rest doesn’t ring the bell.  Computers in every class room is a distraction.

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Fellowship of the Minds

The Cognitive Reflection Test(CRT), developed in 2005 by psychologist and Yale School of Management professor Shane Frederick, is the world’s shortest IQ test, comprised of only three questions.

In a paper published in The Journal of Economic Perspectives, Frederick explains that he picked the three questions because they were all “found to yield impulsive erroneous responses” — the questions make it easy for people to quickly jump to conclusions. In other words, the CRT was designed to test your ability to ignore your intuitive gut response and think more rationally.

After you’ve taken the test, scroll down for the answers.

No cheating!!!

Here Are the Questions

1. The Bat and Ball Problem

A bat and a ball together cost $1.10. The bat costs $1 more than the ball. How much does the ball cost?

2. The Widget-Making Machine Problem

If it takes 5 machines 5 minutes to…

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