Quiz: Can You Answer These 15 Little Known Facts Every Human Should Know?

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Are you a member of the human race? Show how much you know these uncommonly known facts!

Take this quiz on the human body and test your trivia knowledge to see if you can get a perfect score.

 Aug 29, 2017
1 of 15Pick your answer!
Humans share 50% of their DNA with what?
Trees
Bananas
Chimpanzees
2 of 15Pick your answer!
On average, how long can the human body go without water?
3 days
7 days
16 days
3 of 15Pick your answer!
The human body contains _______ bones.
206
191
357
4 of 15Pick your answer!
How much does the human brain weigh?
3.3 lbs
8.1 lbs
5.2 lbs
5 of 15Pick your answer!
Which of these refer to the knee?
Femur
Cerebellum
Patella
6 of 15Pick your answer!
Which hormone causes people to fall in love?
Testosterone
Oxytocin
Insulin
7 of 15Pick your answer!
On which area of the body does hair grow the fastest?
Scalp
Face
Legs
8 of 15Pick your answer!
Why is the left lung smaller than the right?
It stops growing at age 5
To make room for the heart
It holds less water
9 of 15Pick your answer!
Which human body part never stops growing?
Hands
Bones
Ears
10 of 15Pick your answer!
Which body part is where most body heat is lost?
Hands
Head
Feet
11 of 15Pick your answer!
About how many particles of skin do humans shed every hour?
100
5
600,000
12 of 15Pick your answer!
About how long can the average adult hold their attention on one thing?
About 3 hours
About 10 seconds
About 20 mins
13 of 15Pick your answer!
Human fingernails and toenails are made of what protein?
Histone
Keratin
Actin
14 of 15Pick your answer!
How many beats does the average heart have a minute?
10-30
60-100
1,000- 1,500
15 of 15Pick your answer!
How long on average does it take your body to digest food?
3 days
1 hour
12 hours
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