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Table 4 Relation between parental educational level and student abilities on the topic of human evolution

From: Knowledge of evolution and human diversity: a study among high school students of Rome, Italy

Question   At least one university graduate At least one high school graduate Neither a high school graduate
Is scientific progress associated with a certain degree of intellectual superiority?
  Yes 60.5 71.3 87.0
  No 39.5 28.7 13.0
How long has Homo sapiens been present on the Earth?
  150 thousand years 36.5 28.7 30.4
  Other answer 63.5 71.3 69.6
Does it make sense to speak about ‘human races’
  Yes 68.2 72.7 73.9
  No 31.8 27.3 26.1