# Is it possible to calculate the probability of a child having an IQ in a certain range based on their parents' IQ?

For instance, if two parents have IQs of 160, can one calculate the probability that their child has an IQ over 160?

• This is a very broad question that is briefly introduced in a long wikipedia entry. Is there a specific aspect that you are interested in? – StrongBad Sep 26 '17 at 14:42