This is fun. Take it and see how you do. If you are feeling brave, post your score below.
What’s Your Political News IQ?
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Pew Science Knowledge Quiz
To test your knowledge of prominent people and major events in the news, we invite you to take our short 12-question quiz. Then see how you did in comparison with 1,003 randomly sampled adults asked the same questions in a January 14-17, 2010 national survey conducted by the Pew Research Center for the People & the Press.
via Pew Political IQ – Pew Research Center.
I got an 11/12. As good as 8% of the population.
This is a slight experiment. I keep a writing journal which is often too personal too share. It also often contains little nuggets or amusing anecdotes. From time to time, I may give them a longer lease on life here.
From today’s Academic Ladder:
I am back home. Need to do five sessions today. Got final, final confirmation from co-author that today is last moment to produce paper for big wig, or, in spanish, i think, peluque enorme? Had a nice few days off, off as I talked to my father and got some of his stories recorded on video. House is a COMPLETE disaster. Must ignore it for now.