Everyone Is Talented in Their Own Way: The 9 Types of Intelligence You Should Know

Many human beings think of one of a number of stereotypes when they envision a highly intelligent individual. Yet, in reality, geniuses come in a wide array of different forms, and there are countless different things that human beings can be “intelligent” at doing. By the same token, many people simply assume that they won’t be able to figure something out or to learn something just because they aren’t “geniuses,” or just because they don’t consider themselves to be intelligent regarding a specific topic, subject, or area of expertise. However, psychologist, Howard Gardner argues that all humans have multiple kinds of intelligence—checkout the infographic below for the specifics.


 Source: Frames of Mind: The Theory of Multiple Intelligences by Howard Gardner.