One of the highlights of this Pew Research News IQ Quiz is 75% of the respondents know it’s the Democrats controlling Congress and screwing up this country but one has to wonder just how utterly dense the 25% of the population is who got this one wrong.
Naturally, being extremely well informed and a conservative, I wound up in the tiny minority of the two percent who managed to nail all twelve questions with the correct response and did so under 20 seconds.
Here’s a breakdown of how many questions were answered correctly by various demographics:
Give this thing a shot and see who much you know about current political events.
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pewresearch.org–Pew Research News IQ Quiz: What’s Your Political News IQ?
To test your knowledge of prominent people and major events in the news, we invite you to take our short 12-question quiz. Then see how you did in comparison with 1,002 randomly sampled adults asked the same questions in an October 2009 national survey conducted by the Pew Research Center.
The U.S. government has a lot on its plate right now, which means that the American public has a lot to keep up with in the news. Therefore, the updated version of the quiz asks a wide range of questions, spanning economics and congressional legislation to prominent government and political figures in the news…..