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?
32
16
24
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?
true
false
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?
rice
yogurt
honey
7 of 30Pick your answer!
Which of these should be avoided late at night?
blankets
computer and smartphone screens
decaffeinated drinks
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?
Saturn
Neptune
Earth
10 of 30Pick your answer!
On what day must a month begin to have a Friday the 13th?
Thursday
Friday
Sunday
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?
scraps of fruit and vegetables
bread
rice
13 of 30Pick your answer!
Deodorant and antiperspirant are the same thing. True or false?
true
false
14 of 30Pick your answer!
What should you put on a fresh burn?
ice
cool water
bandages
15 of 30Pick your answer!
Who is next in line for the Presidency after the Vice President?
Secretary of Labor
Speaker of House
Chief of Staff to the President
16 of 30Pick your answer!
What does freedom of speech NOT protect against?
being arrested for your words
being physically hurt for your words
emotional reactions to your words
17 of 30Pick your answer!
There is a city called what on every continent on earth?
Rome
London
Paris
18 of 30Pick your answer!
What does D.C. stand for?
District of Columbia
District of California
District of Carolina
19 of 30Pick your answer!
Which of these proteins cannot be eaten raw?
beef
shellfish
chicken
20 of 30Pick your answer!
Name the largest ocean in the world.
Indian
Atlantic
Pacific
21 of 30Pick your answer!
Which of these is considered a drug?
caffeine
alcohol
all of them
cigarettes
22 of 30Pick your answer!
Antibiotics don't work against what?
infections
viruses
23 of 30Pick your answer!
What is a baby horse called?
pony
foal
donkey
24 of 30Pick your answer!
If something is impaling your body, what should you do?
take it out
put pressure on it
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 intents and purposes
for all intents purposes
for all intensive purposes
27 of 30Pick your answer!
In Mary Shelley's novel "Frankenstein", who is Frankenstein?
the doctor who creates the monster
the monster's lover
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?
2,000 years
4.5 billion years
50 million 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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