When this Pew Research and Smithsonian quiz passed by my Twitter feed, I had to jump over and give it a shot. After all, with an undergrad degree in chemistry education and a masters in Science Ed, I had better know a good amount of basic science and technology. Fortunately, I was able to pass with a perfect score that put me in the 93% range. Give it a shot! Science and Technology Knowledge Quiz
I am curious to see how it turns out as National Public Radio launches their year long exploration next year of the 50 greatest voices in recorded history. Their voting site is really slick as you pick your top five, give your reasons why and join in the fun. Crowdsourcing..its the way of the future. 50 Great Voices: Help Us Choose : NPR And, on the day that I did my voting, here is the way the cookie crumbled:
Do you think like a man or a woman? Turns out I think like a woman:attention to subtle changes in details and a good visual memory but not so good with how things rotate in 3D space (shudder- some of the questions brought back memories of the aptitude tests from high school!) BBC – Science & Nature – What Sex Is Your Brain?
I like this one…Thanks to Mary N for sharing this survey. You Are Kayaking You have a competitive spirit, but you don’t like to compete alone. You do well in a partnership, where you can feed off the other person’s energy. If you have the right partner, nothing can stop you. Your energy is infinite! What Olympic Sport Are You?
What American accent do you have? Your Result: The Midland “You have a Midland accent” is just another way of saying “you don’t have an accent.” You probably are from the Midland (Pennsylvania, southern Ohio, southern Indiana, southern Illinois, and Missouri) but then for all we know you could be from Florida or Charleston or one of those big southern cities like Atlanta or Dallas. You have a good voice for TV and radio. The South The West The Inland North The Northeast Philadelphia Boston North Central What American accent do you have?Quiz Created on GoToQuiz
What Your Taste in Music Says About You Your musical tastes are energetic and rhythmic. You are full of energy and can be quite talkative. You are forward thinking and open minded. You despise conservatism of any sort. You are intense, detail oriented, and motivated. You are an ambitious person, though your ambition is anything but conventional. What Does Your Taste in Music Say About You?
You Are Easter You are an optimistic, hopeful, and genuinely sweet person. Sensitive and affectionate, you are easily touched. You love nature, animals, and anything cute or cuddly. For you, every day is a new chance – no matter what happened yesterday.What makes you celebrate: Almost anything. You love most holidays and celebrations. At holiday get togethers, you do best as: The peacemaker. You can prevent any squabbles that might break out. On a holiday, you’re the one most likely to: Remember to include everyone What Holiday Are You?
Fun, Fun, Fun!!! Take this different kind o’ personality test. See how well it works for you. For me, here’s what I took away: Mood: Sofisticat (a bit of a romantic and like to get back to basics. As for music, you’re a discrerning listening – a tech head. When it comes to art, you appreciate real craftsmanship) Fun: Conqueror (Keeping a clear head and healthy body make you ready for whatever life throws at you. When it comes to holidays, you’ll take experience over comfort) Habits: Back to Basics (Even if you have a healthy approach to life you… Read More »Imagini – a different kind of personality test.