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?
32
16
24

2 of 30Pick your answer!

If you are in a smokey room, what is the best thing to do?
walk normally
walk on your tip toes
stay low

3 of 30Pick your answer!

What is ivory made from?
wood
elephant tusks
stone

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
96.8°F
99.7°F

6 of 30Pick your answer!

What is the only food that does not spoil?
yogurt
honey
rice

7 of 30Pick your answer!

Which of these should be avoided late at night?
blankets
decaffeinated drinks
computer and smartphone screens

8 of 30Pick your answer!

Name the No. 1 ingredient that people are allergic to.
cow's milk
peanuts
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?
Friday
Sunday
Thursday

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?
rice
bread
scraps of fruit and vegetables

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?
cool water
ice
bandages

15 of 30Pick your answer!

Who is next in line for the Presidency after the Vice President?
Chief of Staff to the President
Secretary of Labor
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?
London
Paris
Rome

18 of 30Pick your answer!

What does D.C. stand for?
District of Carolina
District of California
District of Columbia

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.
Pacific
Indian
Atlantic

21 of 30Pick your answer!

Which of these is considered a drug?
alcohol
caffeine
cigarettes
all of them

22 of 30Pick your answer!

Antibiotics don't work against what?
viruses
infections

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?
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?
false
true

26 of 30Pick your answer!

Which of these phrases is correct?
for all intents and purposes
for all intensive purposes
for all intents 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?
knife
bagels
bread

29 of 30Pick your answer!

Roughly, how old is the Earth?
4.5 billion years
50 million years
2,000 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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