Only 7% of adults got all 13 questions correct ...


Do you know more about science and technology than the average American?

Take our 13-question quiz to test your knowledge of scientific concepts. Then see how you did in comparison with the 1,006 randomly sampled adults asked the same questions in a national poll conducted by the Pew Research Center and Smithsonian magazine.

The analysis of the findings from the poll can be found in the full report. (No peeking! If you are going to take the quiz, do it first before reading the analysis.)

Click the folloing link to take the quiz:

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Okkun site profile image  

9/25/13 5:02 PM by Okkun

Twist: Your baby will be asian. .

6ULDV8 site profile image  

9/25/13 5:00 PM by 6ULDV8

That quiz was kind of like the first rounds of Who Wants to be a Millionaire.

dizz site profile image  

9/25/13 4:52 PM by dizz

8/10 Missed the Vedas one (had no clue) and the one about the author who wrote about Indian immigrants. I thought the other 8 were easy.I was a literature major FWIW

frankiscool site profile image  

9/25/13 4:50 PM by frankiscool


Ryduce site profile image  

9/25/13 4:49 PM by Ryduce

I got them all on both quizzes, and my gf got 13/13 science.Does this mean our baby will be a super genius?

Buckle site profile image  

9/25/13 4:47 PM by Buckle


BillyRayChubbs site profile image  

9/25/13 4:46 PM by BillyRayChubbs

Science and Technology Knowledge Quiz Results You answered 13 of 13 questions correctly. This quiz is a joint effort between the Pew Research Center and Smithsonian magazine. See below how your results compare with the 1,006 randomly sampled adults that took part in our national survey and review how you responded to each question. For more findings from the survey, read "Public's Knowledge of Science and Technology."   I am Walter White

Curtis_E_Bare site profile image  

9/25/13 3:58 PM by Curtis_E_Bare

"Engineering: where the noble, semi-skilled laborers execute the visions of those who think and dream. Hello, Oompa Loompas of science!"       ;)

Sliced site profile image  

9/25/13 3:37 PM by Sliced

I got 8/10 on the literary quiz. I guessed on three that I got right though

jokey17 site profile image  

9/25/13 3:17 PM by jokey17

13/13 but I'm an engineer so science is my thang