You know the type: Every time you say something they feel the need to offer a slight correction, which usually begins, "well, actually ..." Brace yourself — our quiz definitely sweats the small stuff, but we'll try not to be too annoying about it.
How many senses do humans have?
Why do bulls run at matadors?
They hate red.
They react to the movement of the cloth.
They don't like men.
What do bananas grow on?
Which did George Washington Carver do?
invented peanut butter
improved the peanut butter production process
discovered hundreds of uses for peanuts
What is a black hole?
a literal hole in the fabric of space
an extremely dense region in space
a toiletlike swirl found around a comet
Evolution is a "theory," which means …
It's a generally accepted explanation that's stood up to extensive scientific testing.
There's very little evidence to support it.
It's a wild guess.
According to the Bible, how many wise men visited baby Jesus?
It doesn't say.
Napoleon's height was …
True or false: Jesus was born on Dec. 25.
Who codified the rules of baseball?
Alexander Joy Cartwright
Who was the first European to step foot in North America?
George Washington's teeth were made of …
On what day did the United States Continental Congress vote for independence from Britain?
July 2, 1776
July 4, 1776
Aug. 2, 1776
True or false: There is a red telephone for urgent communication between Washington and Moscow.
What is the main source of heat when an object re-enters Earth's atmosphere?
compression of the atmosphere in front of the object
chemical reactions between the object and the atmosphere
What happens when you cut an earthworm in half?
This is a death sentence for all species.
In some species the front half will survive.
Both halves survive.
Shaving can cause hair to grow back …
What effect does vitamin C have on a cold?
cures the cold
lessens the severity of the cold
shorten the duration of the cold
What causes tetanus?
Which did Thomas Edison do?
invent the first practical light bulb
invent the light bulb
perfect the light bulb
True or false: Earth revolves around the sun.
Which did Al Gore do?
invent the internet
drafted legislation to encourage the development of the internet
founded an internet company
What color is the sun?
Who was the first person to circumnavigate the globe by boat?