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How much of a science badass are you? Take this quiz and find out
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How much of a science badass are you? Take this quiz and find out

Admittedly, this quiz won’t show too tough for a lot of of you, nevertheless it’s enjoyable all the identical.

The Pew Analysis Heart posted a “Science and Expertise Information Quiz” at this time, and it’s a quick-and-dirty dozen questions that inform you whether or not you rule — or drool — at science.

It additionally tells you the way you stack up towards all the opposite quiz takers in terms of primary information of science and tech in your age class.

Scientific American is monitoring and posting some attention-grabbing outcomes from the quiz through Twitter:

Thanks for tuning in to our tweets on the @PewResearch survey of American’s information about science. Take the quiz http://t.co/IMop64omvG

— Scientific American (@sciam) September 10, 2015

There are some fascinating factoids about what we all know, pushed by our ages and when applied sciences have been first launched. For instance:

80% of adults ages 18–29 know radio waves are the expertise underlying mobile phone calls in comparison with 57% of these ages 65+ #PewResearch

— Scientific American (@sciam) September 10, 2015

86% of Individuals 65 and older accurately determine Salk because the polio vaccine’s developer, in contrast with 68% of adults ages 18–29 #PewResearch

— Scientific American (@sciam) September 10, 2015

Most Individuals (73%) know the distinction between astronomy & astrology. By comparability, 22% incorrectly affiliate them collectively #PewResearch

— Scientific American (@sciam) September 10, 2015

Sadly, I have to crack open a science biography or watch some extra tech documentaries. I acquired 10 out of the 12 questions proper.

There are many extra quizzes to check your information in classes like faith and politics. Now go have enjoyable and brush up in your trivia.

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