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How Thick Is Your Bubble?

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How Thick Is Your Bubble?

This quiz is inspired by American Enterprise Institute scholar Charles Murray's new book, "Coming Apart: The State of White America, 1960-2010," which explores the unprecedented, class-based cultural gap in America. How culturally isolated are you? Answer these questions to find out.

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who wrote  the Coming Apart: The State of White America, 1960-2010?
    • A. 

      Charles Murray

    • B. 

      Daniel A Bell

    • C. 

      Teesta Setalvad

    • D. 

      None of these

  • 2. 
    • A. 

      2015

    • B. 

      2012

    • C. 

      1964

    • D. 

      2003

  • 3. 
    Coming Apart is a book which is wrote on?
    • A. 

      White Americans

    • B. 

      Economic Divide

    • C. 

      New York History

    • D. 

      American Enterprise Institute

  • 4. 
    Which one character is in this book?
    • A. 

      Injun Joe

    • B. 

      Tom Sawyer

    • C. 

      Huck Finn

    • D. 

      None of these

  • 5. 
    Who is Charles Alan Murray?
    • A. 

      Scientist

    • B. 

      Actor

    • C. 

      American libertarian political scientist

    • D. 

      Politician

  • 6. 
    What is characteristic of a "Bo Derek" stock?
    • A. 

      Its Price Fluctuates Wildly

    • B. 

      Excellent Performance And Growth

    • C. 

      A High Commission Charged

    • D. 

      It Is A Low Growth Stock

  • 7. 
    Government seizure of property and other assets is called?
    • A. 

      Day fines

    • B. 

      Forfeiture

    • C. 

      Sanctions

    • D. 

      Repossession

  • 8. 
    Who was the 16th president of the US?
    • A. 

      Abraham Lincoln

    • B. 

      Ulysses S. Grant

    • C. 

      James Buchanan

    • D. 

      Andrew Johnson

  • 9. 
    Murray describes several differences he sees forming between and causing two emerging classes—the New Upper Class and the New Lower class
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False