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ERIC Number: EJ596321
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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ISSN: ISSN-0160-2896
A Specific Calculating Ability.
Anderson, Mike; O'Connor, Neil; Hermelin, Beate
Intelligence, v26 n4 p383-403 1998
Studied the calculating ability used by a low IQ savant to identify prime numbers in two experiments comparing him to control subjects, one involving reaction time and the other involving inspection time. Concludes that this individual uses a complex computational algorithm to identify primes and discusses the apparent contradiction of his low IQ. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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