Quiz: Do You Have More Common Sense Than A High Schooler?

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Are you smarter than a high schooler?

This is a quiz to determine how knowledgable you are compared to a high schooler. Put your common sense to the test!

 Aug 10, 2017
1 of 15Pick the best answer!
Which part of a cell is defined as "the powerhouse of the cell"?
The nucleus.
The mitochondria.
The cytoplasm.
2 of 15Pick the best answer!
What author wrote "The Great Gatsby?"
Harper Lee.
F. Scott Fitzgerald.
Agatha Christie.
3 of 15Pick the best answer!
The monetary value of all the finished goods and services that are produced within a country’s borders in a specific time period is the:
Gross domestic product.
Gross national product.
Gross total product.
4 of 15Pick the best answer!
When was the Declaration of Independence written?
1776.
1677.
1774.
5 of 15Pick the best answer!
What is a type of comparison using "like" or "as" called?
A metaphor.
An understatement.
A simile.
6 of 15Pick the best answer!
What does x equal in the following equation?: 5x + 1 = 16
5
6
3
7 of 15Pick the best answer
What are is NOT one of the three branches of government?
Judicial
House of Representatives
Executive
8 of 15Pick the best answer!
What is NOT an algebraic term?
Coefficient
Polynomial
Independent clause
9 of 15Pick the best answer
Harper Lee wrote what classic novel read by most American high school students?
"To Kill A Mockingbird".
"Catcher in the Rye".
"Lord of the Flies".
10 of 15Pick the best answer!
Atoms cannot be __________.
Submerged in water
mixed
created or destroyed
11 of 15Pick the best answer!
Which one of these is not on the Periodic Table?
Glass
Gold
Lead
12 of 15Pick the best answer!
What is the largest star in space?
The North Star
The Big Dipper
The Sun
13 of 15Pick the best answer!
When writing an essay, what is the name of the first paragraph?
Conclusion
Introduction
Verse
14 of 15Pick the best answer!
What is the scientific name for table salt?
Sodium Chloride
Calcium Chloride
Calcium Hydrate
15 of 15Pick the best answer!
Which form of punctuation indicates a pause in a sentence?
Exclamation point
Period
Comma
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