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http://www.mbti123.com/mental/en/

They said mine is 39

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**bob bundy****Moderator**- Registered: 2010-06-20
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That's spooky. The test got it exactly right: 29!

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25. Sophisticated.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: Harlan's World
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bob bundy wrote:

That's spooky. The test got it exactly right: 29!

Bob

I got that too!

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Not one 93 year old?

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: Harlan's World
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What's your mental age, bobbym? Based on their comment at the end, you should be close to being the person with highest mental age ever.

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Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most. ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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The answer was 3 so I just skipped it.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: Harlan's World
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Why not check that?

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Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most. ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

The knowledge of some things as a function of age is a delta function.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Check what?

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

**If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.** **Thinking is cheating.**

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: Harlan's World
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Check the fact that your mental age is 3 by doing the above test.

Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most. ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

The knowledge of some things as a function of age is a delta function.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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I did that is what the test said.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: Harlan's World
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Oh, I thought you skipped doing the test because you thought you already knew your mental age.

Hm, if you really got that answer, which I doubt, something is wrong with the test.

Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most. ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

The knowledge of some things as a function of age is a delta function.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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I would say so, I am much larger than any 3 year old I have ever seen, therefore it should follow that my mental age be much larger also.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

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There was a link on that page to check one's EQ. They said my EQ was 20. Is it bad to have a low EQ?

'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'

'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'

'But our love is like the wind. I can't see it but I can feel it.' -A Walk to remember

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**bob bundy****Moderator**- Registered: 2010-06-20
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hi

bobbym wrote:

I would say so, I am much larger than any 3 year old I have ever seen, therefore it should follow that my mental age be much larger also.

If we assume that mental age is related to size of brain, then that would make you something like a hippopotamus

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brain-to-body_mass_ratio

Bob

Sorry for that but, it may interest you to know, the **gods of bobbym protection** punished me straight away. As I typed that I spilt tea over my laptop.

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anonimnystefy wrote:

Hm, if you really got that answer, which I doubt, something is wrong with the test.

Why? I would rank him as 40 something

'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'

'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'

'But our love is like the wind. I can't see it but I can feel it.' -A Walk to remember

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: Harlan's World
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Agnishom wrote:

There was a link on that page to check one's EQ. They said my EQ was 20. Is it bad to have a low EQ?

Where's that link?

Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most. ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

The knowledge of some things as a function of age is a delta function.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: Harlan's World
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Never mind, found it.

Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most. ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

The knowledge of some things as a function of age is a delta function.

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What is your EQ?

'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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then that would make you something like a hippopotamus

Hmmm, they have miniature hippopotami do they not?

Look how small this one is,

Why? I would rank him as 40 something

40 what?

gods of bobbym protection punished me straight away

I would estimate that 97.4% of the people who have made disparaging remarks concerning me have gone totally unscathed, most have even prospered. Perhaps it was just a coincidence.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

**If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.** **Thinking is cheating.**

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: Harlan's World
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Agnishom wrote:

What is your EQ?

60

Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most. ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

The knowledge of some things as a function of age is a delta function.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: Harlan's World
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Hi Agnishom

Have you tried the IQ test. It seems to be very flawed.

Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most. ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

The knowledge of some things as a function of age is a delta function.

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Yes, it is really very flawed. I believe I answered all the questions correctly, Still I got 120.

40 something is your mental age, bobbym. Or something less than 60

'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: Harlan's World
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And I got 170, which is very impossible.

Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most. ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

The knowledge of some things as a function of age is a delta function.

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Why is it impossible?

I should have got 140

'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'

'But our love is like the wind. I can't see it but I can feel it.' -A Walk to remember

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