Burnsville boy gets highest score on national gifted-and-talented test

Numbers and equations pose little obstacle for 7-year-old Lex Byrne. He posted a perfect score on Northwestern University's Explore math test, designed for gifted and talented students. His parents say they want to make sure their boy leads a balanced life, despite the likelihood he'll be one of the youngest people to enter college.
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Numbers and equations pose little obstacle for 7-year-old Lex Byrne. He posted a perfect score on Northwestern University's Explore math test, designed for gifted and talented students. His parents say they want to make sure their boy leads a balanced life, despite the likelihood he'll be one of the youngest people to enter college.

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