Children inherit their intelligence from their mothers, according to multiple studies.
One of the most intriguing things about raising a child is figuring out which genes come from mom and dad. From the eye colour, hair texture, facial expressions to the habits they take on.
The question of who children inherit their intelligence from is also a topic of great interest with many parents joking that any positive traits must come from them.
But turns out, there are multiple studies that conclude that intelligence comes is inherited from the maternal side.
The X chromosome is responsible for the intelligence gene and women have two of these chromosomes (XX), and men only have one (XY).
Making mothers twice as likely to pass down their intelligence compared to fathers.
Listen below as Kfm Mornings react to the science-backed evidence that intelligence comes from mothers.
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