Ivonne was a genius with an amazing IQ, but her strange and idiosyncratic behavior puzzled some people. Ivonne would idiosyncratically count each step on every staircase, and she also had the unusual habit of wearing bright orange socks every day. These idiosyncratic tendencies may have appeared out of place or odd, but they merely reflected Ivonne’s unique and precise mind.
Quiz: When is a behavior idiosyncratic?
- When it is puzzling or hard to figure out.
- When it can be explained by intelligence.
- When it is considered quirky or odd.