Is Magnus Carlsen Smarter than Einstein?

Albert Einstein

I originally answered this question some years ago on Quora: Click this link.

Carlsen is the chess champion of the world. He has been that for a number of years now. He has successfully fended off challenges from Anand and Karjakin. In November, he will have another title defense against Caruana. Of course, Anand, Karjakin, and Caruana are geniuses. And, Carlsen is higher rated than them all…

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