Digital Life 102

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Directions Complete this quiz on your own. The questions are difficult, so just make your best guess or estimate for each one. Then discuss which answers surprised you the most, and which answers were the closest to or farthest from your own experiences with digital media.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What percentage of teens ages 12 to 17 say they have been in a car with  the driver texting? (Pew Internet & Life, 2009)
    • A. 

      10 percent

    • B. 

      18 percent

    • C. 

      28 percent

    • D. 

      48 percent

  • 2. 
    About how many teens that have cell phones sleep with them on or near  their beds? (Pew Internet and American Life, 2010)
    • A. 

      One out of five

    • B. 

      Two out of five

    • C. 

      Three out of five

    • D. 

      Four out of five

  • 3. 
    One-third of kids ages 12 to 17 send more than _______ texts each day.  (Pew Internet and American Life, 2010)
    • A. 

      25

    • B. 

      50

    • C. 

      75

    • D. 

      100

  • 4. 
    As of May 2013, what was the most visited website?  (Google, http://www.google.com/adplanner/static/top1000/)
    • A. 

      Youtube

    • B. 

      Facebook

    • C. 

      Wikipedia

    • D. 

      Twitter

  • 5. 
    As of March 2010, approximately how many hours of video are uploaded  to YouTube each minute? (Mashable.com, 2010: http://mashable.com/2010/03/17/youtube-24-hours/)
    • A. 

      12

    • B. 

      16

    • C. 

      20

    • D. 

      24

  • 6. 
    Four in ten students in grades 7 to 12 say they do which type of media  activity the most? (Kaiser, 2010)
    • A. 

      Listening to music

    • B. 

      Using the computer (separate from listening to music)

    • C. 

      Watching TV

    • D. 

      Texting

  • 7. 
    How many users did Facebook have as of April 2013? (http://expandedramblings.com/index.php/resource-how-many-people-use-the-top-social-media/)
    • A. 

      250 Million

    • B. 

      500 Million

    • C. 

      750 Million

    • D. 

      1 Billion

  • 8. 
    What percentage of kids ages 11 to 18 say they sometimes feel like a  different person online than off? (Kidscape, 2011)
    • A. 

      None

    • B. 

      One-quarter

    • C. 

      One-third

    • D. 

      One-half

  • 9. 
    . Approximately what percentage of teens say they have received “sexts”  -- sexually suggestive or partially naked pictures -- of someone they know  online? (Pew Internet & Life, 2009)
    • A. 

      5 percent

    • B. 

      10 percent

    • C. 

      15 percent

    • D. 

      20 percent

  • 10. 
    What percentage of teens have made creations online (e.g., artwork,  photos, stories, videos)? (Pew Internet & American Life Project, 2007)
    • A. 

      One-quarter

    • B. 

      One-third

    • C. 

      One-half

    • D. 

      Two-thirds

  • 11. 
    What percentage of teens on social networks say they use privacy  settings to protect their information? (Common Sense Media, 2010)
    • A. 

      One out of five

    • B. 

      Two out of five

    • C. 

      Three out of five

    • D. 

      Four out of five

  • 12. 
    What percentage of teens ages 15 to 18 believe their friends share too  much information online? (Common Sense Media, 2010)
    • A. 

      20 percent

    • B. 

      40 percent

    • C. 

      60 percent

    • D. 

      80 percent

  • 13. 
    What percentage of parents and legal guardians of kids ages 6 to 18 say  they have talked to their children in the past year about how to be safe  and smart online? (Cable in the Classroom/Common Sense Media, 2007)
    • A. 

      15 percent

    • B. 

      35 percent

    • C. 

      50 percent

    • D. 

      85 percent

  • 14. 
    What is included in your digital footprint?
    • A. 

      All of the information about a person that can be found online

    • B. 

      Software that measures the depth of one’s footsteps

    • C. 

      The information about you in FBI files

    • D. 

      A record of your online searches