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Fact or Fiction: Generation Y
by Staff
They're entering the workforce in record numbers and will soon begin shaping the course of history. But how well do you know the members of Generation Y? Take this quiz to test your knowledge of Gen Y'ers in the workplace and in the world.

More than half of the members of Generation Y have a tattoo.

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Generation Y is the least overtly religious generation in history.

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The majority of Gen Y'ers believe immigrants weaken America.

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More Gen Y'ers than people older than 30 are satisfied with the general state of our country.

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At the same age, exactly half of Gen Y'ers are married as in their parents' generation.

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Having a successful career is more important to Gen Y'ers than being a good parent.

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At least 80 percent of Gen Y'ers have texted in the last 24 hours.

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Most Gen Y'ers get their news from TV.

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A member of Generation Y is the least likely of all generations to have watched an hour or more of TV in the last 24 hours.

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Among the members of Generation Y, more men than women have graduated from college.

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