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What is Bill Clinton’s IQ score?[DONALD TRUMP]
After graduating from Georgetown, winning a Rhodes scholarship to Oxford University and earning a law degree from Yale in 1973, Clinton was elected governor of Arkansas in 1978.
He went on to win the presidency with AI Gore as his running mate in 1992 and is perhaps best remembered for his efforts brokering peace in Ireland and the Balkans.
But some are geniuses. Anything over 130 is considered high or a genius level IQ. From Washington to George W.Bush, 28 U.S presidents met that mark. Only 3 percent of Americans score above 130. Bill Clinton’s IQ had the fifth
Note that Obama is not included in these data points.
John Quincy Adams, the sixth president had the highest IQ score, according to the research. Before following in his father’s presidential footsteps. Adam graduated from Harvard College, served internationally in several diplomatic posts and was secretary of state under President James Monroe. During his time in government, Adam was an avid supporters of the arts and sciences and advocated for the founding of the Smithsonian Institution.
The chart below showed presidential IQs test online , Highest to Lowest:
The president with the second highest IQ was the perhaps more expected Thomas Jefferson. The third president was a founding father and drafted the Declaration of Independence. After serving two terms as president, Jefferson worked on his two pet projects – his grand estate, Monticello and establishment of the University of Virginia.
The data used for these graphs are an average of the four estimated Bill Clinton’s IQ score and some different presidents in the study. George W. Bush falls at the bottom of the list. In fact, concerns that he may not be smart enough to be president initially drove researchers to complete the study, comparing his intelligence to that of other presidents.
A recent article published on Scientific American, posits three theories for the relationship between IQ and presidential success:
- “The smarter the president, the better”
- “ You only have to be smart enough to be president”
- “The president can actually be too smart”