"In my opinion,
thepersonal gender doesn't matter when we talk about intelligence. In the following paragraphs, I will show that the biological difference sbetween men and women is not a factor of intelligent differences. Then I will give some examples of women who are well-know for their works in mathematics or physics. Finally, I will define the concept of intelligence. (I don't know what you mean when you write: biological difference between men and women is not a factor of intelligent differences. My opinion is that I consider biological difference between men and women is something bigger than intelligent differences, that means biological differences between men and women includes intelligent differences. But to be clear, you can say: Biological difference between... does not contribute greatly to intelligent different. Woman can be as smart as man is.)
Most scientific studies show that men and women do not have the same brain characteristics. For example, men's brains are about 10 percent bigger than women's brains. Yet, in some regions of the women's brain, neurons are more densely packed. But does the brain size actually matter ? Definitely not. Thus, if a difference exists, it's not for a biological reason.
According to most of the studies,
Through the history, women have made advancements in the realm of science. Marie Curie, for example, is the most famous physicist. We may talk about these women for years. But we can answer that question : were these women intelligent ? Definitely yes.
By the way, what definition could you make of intelligence ? Most of us are going to define it as the ability to know and understand. In fact, people think that mathematical and spatial abilities are the best representations of intelligence. And because men are better at rotating 3-D objects in their minds, people think that women are less intelligent. But they don't. Actually, they are better in verbal skills and social sensivities. All depends on which definition of intelligence you give.
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