Sorry Dads, But It’s True: Kids Get Their Smarts From Their Mamas

Sep 13, 2016 at 10:02 am |

Yep, you definitely got your IQ from your mama!

Remember the last time you aced an important exam? Passed the bar? Managed a difficult equation without the help of Suri? Or how you can recite all of the state capitals you studied so hard for in the 5th grade? Well, we’ve got news for you: there’s a strong possibility that you got your smarts from your mama.

But of course when it comes to your child’s IQ, dad’s play an important, pivotal roll in this, too.

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There’s a new report that says kids get their intelligence from their mothers.

But we knew this all along, right?