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.
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What author wrote "The Great Gatsby?"
Harper Lee.
F. Scott Fitzgerald.
Agatha Christie.
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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.
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When was the Declaration of Independence written?
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What is a type of comparison using "like" or "as" called?
A metaphor.
An understatement.
A simile.
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What does x equal in the following equation?: 5x + 1 = 16
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What are is NOT one of the three branches of government?
House of Representatives
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What is NOT an algebraic term?
Independent clause
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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
created or destroyed
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Which one of these is not on the Periodic Table?
12 of 15Pick the best answer!
What is the largest star in space?
The North Star
The Big Dipper
The Sun
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When writing an essay, what is the name of the first paragraph?
14 of 15Pick the best answer!
What is the scientific name for table salt?
Sodium Chloride
Calcium Chloride
Calcium Hydrate
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Which form of punctuation indicates a pause in a sentence?
Exclamation point
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