Thursday, January 15, 2015

Thursday Night is Quiz Night at OLS!

As always, click the hyperlink in the question stem to find the correct answer.  Good luck!

I.  T/F In a recent Gallup poll, more respondents self-identified as independent than as either Republican or Democrat.

II.  According to a recent educational assessment report conducted by Renaissance Learning, the average reading level of freshman college students in the United States is
a.  freshman college level
b.  11th grade (junior high school)
c.  10th grade (sophomore high school)
d.  8th grade
e.  7th grade
[note: scroll down to fourth paragraph in the article at the link to find the answer]

III. A recent survey of 2500 Americans asked about their boastful behaviors on social media in an effort to determine the most narcissistic state in the union.  Based on respondents self-reports, of the top 10 most narcissistic states, __________ were states that virtually always vote Democrat (i.e. blue states).
a. 5
b. 3
c. 7
d. 8
e. 2

IV.  On this day 256 years ago (January 15, 1759), perhaps the most important museum in the world opened to the public.  What is it's name? [hint: It's not the Louvre]

[ht: instapundit]