Think you have the general knowledge savvy to crush this quiz in a snap? There are a lot of things that they say everyone knows, but is that really true? Certain bits of wisdom are taken for granted, some have gotten lost in the shuffle, and others have gotten misinterpreted over time. There are even bits of general knowledge that are totally incorrect. Just because everyone knows something doesn't mean it always holds up. Can you tell fact from fiction?
Whether its math, geography, literature, music, or even pop culture, it is easy for incorrect information to stick. Some old wives tales that have even been debunked still stick with us, whether we like it or not. Taking facts at face value can lead to a lot of confusion, especially if people have been saying the same incorrect things for generations. Do you know the things that they say everyone supposedly knows?
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