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Isaac Asimov’s Super Quiz

  • Article by: KEN FISHER , North America Syndicate Inc.
  • Updated: July 9, 2013 - 2:22 PM

Take this Super Quiz to a Ph.D. Score 1 point for each correct answer on the Freshman Level, 2 points on the Graduate Level and 3 points on the Ph.D. Level.

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Subject: COMPARISONS

Which is the larger, taller, longest, etc.? (e.g., Area: Utah, Montana, Oregon. Answer: Montana.)

FRESHMAN LEVEL

1. U.S. paper sizes: legal, ledger, letter

Answer________

2. Population: Spain, Italy, Poland

Answer________

3. Air distance: New York to: San Francisco, Mexico City, London

Answer________

GRADUATE LEVEL

4. Longest: 10 inches, 30 centimeters, 4 decimeters

Answer________

5. Tallest: Willis Tower (Sears Tower), Petronas Towers, Burj Khalifa

Answer________

6. Distance: 1 mile, 1.5 km, 1 league

Answer________

PH.D. LEVEL

7. Area: Lake Victoria, Lake Michigan, Lake Tanganyika

Answer________

8. Hardness of pencil lead: 2B, HB, 3H

Answer________

9. Atomic weight: oxygen, hydrogen, nitrogen

Answer________

ANSWERS: 1. Ledger. 2. Italy. 3. London. 4. 4 decimeters. 5. Burj Khalifa. 6. 1 league. 7. Lake Victoria. 8. 3H. 9. Oxygen.

SCORING:

18 points - congratulations, doctor; 15 to 17 points - honors graduate; 10 to 14 points - you're plenty smart, but no grind; 4 to 9 points - you really should hit the books harder; 1 point to 3 points - enroll in remedial courses immediately; 0 points - who reads the questions to you?

Super Quiz is a registered trademark of K. Fisher Enterprises Ltd. © 2015 Ken Fisher

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