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'Boy genius' aims for top of class
Fourteen-year-old is already studying towards a maths degree at university in California.
Last Modified: 22 Feb 2012 11:13

Almost every parent believes their child is special, but the parents of Californian teenager Moshe Kai Cavalin have more reason than most to think so.

Moshe started taking college courses aged eight, and is now, aged 14, on a full scholarship studying mathematics at the University of California in Los Angeles.

Al Jazeera's Rob Reynolds finds out what makes Moshe such an exceptionally gifted student.

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