Strong genetic influence on a UK nationwide test of educational achievement at the end of compulsory education at age 16

Nicholas G Shakeshaft, Maciej Trzaskowski, Andrew McMillan, Kaili Rimfeld, Eva Krapohl, Claire M A Haworth, Philip S Dale, Robert Plomin

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)e80341
JournalPLoS ONE
Issue number12
Publication statusPublished - 2013
Externally publishedYes


  • Achievement
  • Adolescent
  • Educational Status
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Individuality
  • Intelligence/genetics
  • Male
  • Schools/statistics & numerical data
  • Social Environment
  • Twins/genetics

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