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A Study of the Intelligence of University Students in Egypt

Ahmed M. Abdel-Khalek, Amin S. Nour-Eddin and Richard Lynn


Published: 2014/12/01


Results are reported for intelligence assessed with the Standard Progressive Matrices of a sample of students at Ain- Shams University in Cairo ( N = 2147). The sample obtained a British IQ of 81. Men students obtained a higher average IQ than women students 0.87 IQ points. Science students obtained a higher mean score than arts students by 11.5 IQ points. Men students had greater variability than the women students..

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