Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Public’s Knowledge of Science and Technology


Public’s Knowledge of Science and Technology:



"...Do you know more about science and technology than the average American?  Take our 13-question quiz to test your knowledge of scientific concepts. Then see how you did in comparison with the 1,006 randomly sampled adults asked the same questions in a national poll conducted by the Pew Research Center and Smithsonian magazine."


  1. Take the quiz 
  2. Review the full report
  3. In a comment below, share how you did and your thoughts on the results of this national poll.  What surprised you the most about the results?
  4. In this study, what was shown as the strongest predictor of a person's knowledge of math and science?