June 21, 2007

First Born --> Smarter

Scientists reported Thursday that first-born children tend to be smarter than subsequent offspring.

On average, the eldest child's IQ is a measly 2.3 points higher than the second. But researchers say the difference is enough to give the first child a better chance -- about 13 percent higher -- of getting into the top college.

SOURCE: SFGate.com, 6/21/07

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