Once called “the human computer” (german: the human computer) referred to, had extraordinary head numeracy 18.947.668.177.995.426.462.773.730 Shakuntala Devi. It will most almost impossible at all to read the number. Quite different from Shakuntala Devi. So, this number was the result of a multiplication task, the solution of which earned her an entry in the Guinness Book of records. Certainly, a great deal of talent includes to develop an extraordinary ability in the mental arithmetic. But talent alone is not enough. Because talent must be recognized also as early as possible in children and then promoted.
It was also when Shakuntala Devi. Devi grew up in the South Indian city of Bangalore, in a kannada-speaking brahmin family. Kannada Kannada is one of the four major dravidian language families (apart from Tamil, Telugu and Malayalam). Brahmins are the highest Varna caste in the Hindu caste system. Already at the age of only three years, he was Shakuntalas father Extraordinary on. First let her demonstrate her father her numbers talent during demonstrations on the street. At the age of six, she has then presented their skills on the Indian University of Mysore. Talent recognized and promoted your exceptional talent, 1988 in a study by Arthur Jensen (Professor of psychology at the University of Berkeley) was investigated.
The correctly solved tasks was to consider, inter alia, the cube root of 61.629.875 (395 results), as well as the seventh root of 170.859.375 (15 results). While Devi expected at such a rate that she said the result before Jensen had written in his notebook. Talents not only matter of genetics since they promoted itself as a small child by her father, she later wrote the book awaken the genius in your child”(german: awaken the genius in your child). On the question of whether innate talents or are a product of the environment, said Dr. Markus Hameed (head of Institute of medical genetics at the) Wiener Med UNI): there are sometimes biological performance requirements for a talent. Genetics plays a role. Alone but it is worth nothing. Talents to be discovered. “And then: practice, practice, practice.” You never stop learning! But finding and funding a talent is not only limited to childhood for the doctor of genetics. Also lifelong learning should be not just a slogan. There are a few physical restrictions in the sport. Here, you can no longer reach about 60. “But in most other cases it is worth to pounce even late on a previously neglected talent.” If you have discovered a talent in itself so they use it. Promote your talent. By common practice it is always better, and especially it is a pleasure to see the own results. This will make sure noticeable in old age. Oh, Yes, the number at the beginning reads in addition: 18 quadrillion, 947 Trilliarden 668 trillion 177 trillion, $ 995 trillion 426 billion, 462 Millions, 773 thousand, 730. “The contribution”Once as the human computer”(german: the human computer) referred to, had extraordinary head numeracy Shakuntala Devi” delivered before all this press release numbers attacked in, data and facts. Those articles have been researched and compiled for the “Health portal” blog. Barbara Reisen E.k.. Micha Weissbrodt