Preview – Child Genius

Child Genius 2017 Group

The game is on as the country’s cleverest 8 to 12-year-olds come together to battle for the title of Britain’s smartest child.

Hosted by Pointless’ quizmaster Richard Osman, the competitors are set a Maths challenge and the child who scores highest will automatically go through to tomorrow’s rounds. There is also a complex Memory round in this episode, examining a central London bus map comprising 143 stops, with 51 interchanges across 18 routes.

Child Genius, Tuesday, 8 pm – Channel 4

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