News posted by

Meet 3-Year Old Girl Who Has IQ Of Over 160; Taught Herself Spanish!

Meet 3-Year Old Girl Who Has IQ Of Over 160; Taught Herself Spanish!

A 3-year old girl named Alexis Martin has been accepted into the Arizona chapter of IQ society, Mensa, for having an IQ of 160.

Mensa is the international club with one criterion – an IQ in the top two percent of the world.

The average person has an IQ of 100. Alexis’ is above 160.

The doctors who tested Alexis said she tested so high, they couldn’t even calculate her IQ score.

Alexis started reading when she was two-years-old. Her father, Ian Martin, said she showed signs of her capabilities when she was just a year old.

“From 12-18 months old, we’d be driving around in the car and she would recite her bedtime story from the night before,” he said. “She didn’t just recite them, she recited them exactly.”

It’s not just her 5th grade reading level that’s shocking, Alexis also taught herself Spanish via her parents’ iPad.

Alexis’ parents know their daughter’s gift is amazing but they are also discovering new challenges.

“Does she go into kindergarten early? We are kind of hesitant because we do want her to get that social aspect,” said Ian Martin.

Alexis will never be able to go to a normal school, according to the doctor who helped test her.

One of the reasons, often times, kids this brilliant have high anxiety and it’s easier for them to be around similar children.

“Anytime she learns a word and just picks it up through anything, she never ever uses it in the incorrect context, ever,” said Ian Martin.

Wana About Wana
Blogger. Writer. Ranter. 3-time Gold Medalist at the Moin-Moin Olympics. Jet Li's distant nephew. Lead singer of fictional rock band, 20 Minutes To Ogbomosho. 7 shades of Awesome. Music Enthusiast.

5 Comments

  • Wow! Some newton things. Hope she does great things

  • wow! God is awesome, she is wow! i know professors of lesser iq

  • there might be kids like this in nigeria but no favourable educational system, parents will just my my pikin get brain

  • That is so super cool

  • Awesome kid all I can say is wow

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

Custom Search

Stream Our Best of January 2015

  1. Politics Na Big Business | 360NoBS.com Femi Kuti ft 2 Face & Sound Sultan 4:31
  2. My Heart O | 360nobs.com Mc Galaxy ft Olamide 3:16
  3. Say You Love Me | 360NoBS.com LeriQ ft Wizkid 3:12
  4. King Kong | 360NoBS.com Vector 3:23
  5. The Change We Want | 360NoBS.com Olamide 3:06
  6. Amin | 360nobs.com Wizkid 3:00
  7. Number 1 | 360NoBS.com Chopstix ft Cynthia Morgan, Yung L & Shaydee 3:57
  8. APC Ese | 360NoBS.com Olamde 2:21
  9. One Day |360nobs.com Ice Prince 3:38
  10. Gbabe (Ambo Theme Song) | 360NoBS.com Ice Prince , M.I , Olamide , Banky W , Yemi Alade, & Dammy Krane 3:09
  11. Indomie (Remix) | 360NoBS.com Masterkraft ft Olamide & Davido
  12. Another Man |360NoBS.com M.I Abaga 3:37
  13. Rockstar | 360NoBS.com Burna Boy 4:23
  14. Turn by Turn | 360nobs.com KCee 3:33
  15. The Sound | 360NOBS.COM Davido Ft Uhuru & DJ Buckz 3:41
  16. Gift | 360NoBS.com Iyanya ft Don Jazzy 4:38
  17. Local Rappers | 360NoBS.com Reminisce ft Olamide & Phyno 5:15
  18. Godwin | 360NOBS.COM Korede Bello 2:59
  19. Feeling The Nigga (Remix) | 360NOBS.COM D'Banj ft Akon 3:51
  20. Dem Go Laugh Wen You Laugh | 360NoBS.com Sound Sultan ft Patoranking 3:44

Video of the Week

Love 360nobs.com on Facebook

Follow Us On Twitter

Join 360nobs.com on Google+

Subscribe to stay updated with what’s new



Get Social

Get The 360nobs.com Widget

%d bloggers like this: