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

Meryl Streep as Miranda Priestly in The Devil Wears Prada, movies/tv
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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?
stone
elephant tusks
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?
yogurt
rice
honey
7 of 30Pick your answer!
Which of these should be avoided late at night?
computer and smartphone screens
decaffeinated drinks
blankets
8 of 30Pick your answer!
Name the No. 1 ingredient that people are allergic to.
peanuts
wheat
cow's milk
9 of 30Pick your answer!
What is the only planet not named after a god?
Neptune
Earth
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
bear
elephant
12 of 30Pick your answer!
What is the best thing to feed to ducks?
bread
rice
scraps of fruit and vegetables
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?
bandages
cool water
ice
15 of 30Pick your answer!
Who is next in line for the Presidency after the Vice President?
Secretary of Labor
Chief of Staff to the President
Speaker of House
16 of 30Pick your answer!
What does freedom of speech NOT protect against?
being arrested for your words
emotional reactions to your words
being physically hurt for your words
17 of 30Pick your answer!
There is a city called what on every continent on earth?
Paris
London
Rome
18 of 30Pick your answer!
What does D.C. stand for?
District of Carolina
District of Columbia
District of California
19 of 30Pick your answer!
Which of these proteins cannot be eaten raw?
chicken
beef
shellfish
20 of 30Pick your answer!
Name the largest ocean in the world.
Atlantic
Indian
Pacific
21 of 30Pick your answer!
Which of these is considered a drug?
cigarettes
alcohol
all of them
caffeine
22 of 30Pick your answer!
Antibiotics don't work against what?
infections
viruses
23 of 30Pick your answer!
What is a baby horse called?
donkey
foal
pony
24 of 30Pick your answer!
If something is impaling your body, what should you do?
put pressure on it
take it out
go straight to a hospital
25 of 30Pick your answer!
The Netherlands and Holland are the same thing. True or false?
false
true
26 of 30Pick your answer!
Which of these phrases is correct?
for all intensive purposes
for all intents purposes
for all intents and purposes
27 of 30Pick your answer!
In Mary Shelley's novel "Frankenstein", who is Frankenstein?
the doctor who creates the monster
the monster
the monster's lover
28 of 30Pick your answer!
Which of these must NEVER go in a toaster?
bagels
bread
knife
29 of 30Pick your answer!
Roughly, how old is the Earth?
50 million years
4.5 billion years
2,000 years
30 of 30Pick your answer!
The doorway is the safest place to be during an earthquake. True or false?
false
true
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