Quiz: Do You Actually Know These 30 Things Every Adult Should Know?

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How does your adulting compare to everyone else's?

Think you're a real adult? If you are, you'll definitely know these 30 things every adult should know. To make sure you're an adult, take this quiz!

 May 11, 2018
1 of 30Pick your answer!
How many teeth does the average human adult have?
24
16
32
2 of 30Pick your answer!
If you are in a smokey room, what is the best thing to do?
walk on your tip toes
stay low
walk normally
3 of 30Pick your answer!
What is ivory made from?
elephant tusks
stone
wood
4 of 30Pick your answer!
You should wait at least an hour after you've eaten to go swimming. True or false?
false
true
5 of 30Pick your answer!
What is average body temperature?
98.6°F
99.7°F
96.8°F
6 of 30Pick your answer!
What is the only food that does not spoil?
honey
rice
yogurt
7 of 30Pick your answer!
Which of these should be avoided late at night?
computer and smartphone screens
blankets
decaffeinated drinks
8 of 30Pick your answer!
Name the No. 1 ingredient that people are allergic to.
peanuts
cow's milk
wheat
9 of 30Pick your answer!
What is the only planet not named after a god?
Earth
Neptune
Saturn
10 of 30Pick your answer!
On what day must a month begin to have a Friday the 13th?
Sunday
Thursday
Friday
11 of 30Pick your answer!
What is the only mammal that can't jump?
giraffe
elephant
bear
12 of 30Pick your answer!
What is the best thing to feed to ducks?
scraps of fruit and vegetables
rice
bread
13 of 30Pick your answer!
Deodorant and antiperspirant are the same thing. True or false?
false
true
14 of 30Pick your answer!
What should you put on a fresh burn?
ice
bandages
cool water
15 of 30Pick your answer!
Who is next in line for the Presidency after the Vice President?
Speaker of House
Chief of Staff to the President
Secretary of Labor
16 of 30Pick your answer!
What does freedom of speech NOT protect against?
being physically hurt for your words
emotional reactions to your words
being arrested for your words
17 of 30Pick your answer!
There is a city called what on every continent on earth?
London
Paris
Rome
18 of 30Pick your answer!
What does D.C. stand for?
District of California
District of Columbia
District of Carolina
19 of 30Pick your answer!
Which of these proteins cannot be eaten raw?
beef
chicken
shellfish
20 of 30Pick your answer!
Name the largest ocean in the world.
Indian
Pacific
Atlantic
21 of 30Pick your answer!
Which of these is considered a drug?
all of them
alcohol
cigarettes
caffeine
22 of 30Pick your answer!
Antibiotics don't work against what?
viruses
infections
23 of 30Pick your answer!
What is a baby horse called?
foal
donkey
pony
24 of 30Pick your answer!
If something is impaling your body, what should you do?
put pressure on it
go straight to a hospital
take it out
25 of 30Pick your answer!
The Netherlands and Holland are the same thing. True or false?
true
false
26 of 30Pick your answer!
Which of these phrases is correct?
for all intents purposes
for all intensive purposes
for all intents and purposes
27 of 30Pick your answer!
In Mary Shelley's novel "Frankenstein", who is Frankenstein?
the monster
the monster's lover
the doctor who creates the monster
28 of 30Pick your answer!
Which of these must NEVER go in a toaster?
bread
bagels
knife
29 of 30Pick your answer!
Roughly, how old is the Earth?
50 million years
2,000 years
4.5 billion years
30 of 30Pick your answer!
The doorway is the safest place to be during an earthquake. True or false?
true
false
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