The Brain's Response to Beliefs Intelligence and Performance Connection

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Scientists at Michigan State University did a study. They looked at how people think about being smart. Some people believe it's because of their family, and others think it's about working hard. The scientists found that when people were told working hard is more important, their brains changed quickly. The study shows that what we believe about being smart can affect how well we do. People who thought it's about hard work did better on tests.


1- What did scientists at Michigan State University study?

2- According to the study, what can affect how well people do?

3- What did the study show about people who believed in hard work?


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Parts of this lesson are based on: An article Voice of America..