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(KTVI) – Washington University tops the annual rankings of the “Smartest Colleges in America.”

The website Lumosity.com ranks the schools by students who play brain-training exercises on their site.   Last year’s winner, MIT, came in second this year.

Lumosity has 50 million users.  This study involved more than 72,000 college students and focused on five areas: memory, processing speed, flexibility, attention and problem solving.