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mensa

(men -să) (plural: mensae) a flat-topped elevation with steep sides. The word is used in the approved name of such a surface feature on a planet or satellite.

Mensa

(men -să) (Table Mountain) A small inconspicuous constellation in the southern hemisphere, close to the south pole, the brightest stars being of 5th magnitude. It contains part of the Large Magellanic Cloud. Abbrev.: Men; genitive form: Mensae; approx. position: RA 5.5h, dec –78°; area: 153 sq deg.

Mensa

 

a circumpolar constellation of the southern hemisphere with no stars brighter than visual stellar magnitude 4.0. Mensa is not visible from the territory of the USSR. (SeeSTELLAR SKY.)

mensa

1. The stone slab or other piece forming the top of an altar.
2. The upper surface of an altar.
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While it won't show you an accurate IQ score, it will give you an idea how well you may do if you attempted the full Mensa IQ test.
Across the school we have over twice the proportion of Mensa eligible pupils than there are nationally.
Attorney Brian Mahany, fresh from a notable $16 billion whistleblower win against a global financial institution in history's largest single defendant settlement, will give Mensa attendees a behind-the-scenes look at how whistleblowers help the U.
uk British Mensa has about 20,000 members of all ages and from all walks of life, but there are more than a million potential Mensans in the UK.
Owen with proud mum Clare and his Mensa certificate
There are many misconceptions about Mensa, but it's basically a group of people from all walks of life, who have high IQs and who enjoy getting together for a good chat.
She said she valued Mensa for the chance to spend time with people on the same wavelength because, as many people find, a high IQ can leave individuals feeling out of step with those around them.
004 per cent of people who have scored 162 in the Mensa test.
British Mensa chief John Stevenage said: "Heidi's parents correctly hrr J" identified that she shows great potential.
Mensa currently has 850 members in Wales and 331 members in Cardiff.
To be accepted by Mensa your score in the test, whatever it might be, must be in the top two per cent of the country.
Mensa is the club for brainboxes whose ranks include sexy actresses Sharon Stone and Geena Davies.