The Famous IQ Test! Trivia Quiz

Approved & Edited by ProProfs Editorial Team
The editorial team at ProProfs Quizzes consists of a select group of subject experts, trivia writers, and quiz masters who have authored over 10,000 quizzes taken by more than 100 million users. This team includes our in-house seasoned quiz moderators and subject matter experts. Our editorial experts, spread across the world, are rigorously trained using our comprehensive guidelines to ensure that you receive the highest quality quizzes.
Learn about Our Editorial Process
| By Sweeneytodd
S
Sweeneytodd
Community Contributor
Quizzes Created: 1 | Total Attempts: 4,301
Questions: 10 | Attempts: 4,306

SettingsSettingsSettings
The Famous IQ Test! Trivia Quiz - Quiz


Do you think you can ACE this IQ test? For this quiz, you will be asked questions that reveal your knowledge of specific subjects and see if you are within the same realm as Albert Einstein or Bill Gates. There are questions like how many months has 28 days and divide thirty in half and add ten. You never know; you might be a genius. You can prove it.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Some months have 30 days, some months have 31 days. How many months have 28 days?

    • A.

      None of them.

    • B.

      1

    • C.

      2

    • D.

      Depends...

    • E.

      All of them.

    Correct Answer
    E. All of them.
    Explanation
    All of them. Every month has at least 28 days.

    Rate this question:

  • 2. 

    If a doctor gives you 3 pills and tells you to take one pill every half hour, how long would it be before all the pills had been taken?

    • A.

      30 minutes

    • B.

      1 hour

    • C.

      1 hour and 30 minutes

    • D.

      2 hours

    • E.

      Ehh... I'm not good at math

    Correct Answer
    B. 1 hour
    Explanation
    1 hour. If you take a pill at 1:00, then another at 1:30 and the last at 2:00, they will be taken in one hour.

    Rate this question:

  • 3. 

    I went to bed at 8 'clock in the evening and wound up my clock and set the alarm to sound at 9 'clock in the morning. How many hours of sleep would I get before being woken up by the alarm?

    • A.

      1 hour

    • B.

      11 hours

    • C.

      12 hours

    • D.

      13 hours

    • E.

      17 hours

    Correct Answer
    A. 1 hour
    Explanation
    1 hour. It is a wind-up alarm clock that cannot discriminate between am and pm.

    Rate this question:

  • 4. 

    Divide 30 by half and add ten. What do you get?

    • A.

      15

    • B.

      25

    • C.

      30

    • D.

      70

    • E.

      1000000

    Correct Answer
    D. 70
    Explanation
    70. Dividing by half is the same as multiplying by 2.

    Rate this question:

  • 5. 

    A farmer had 17 sheep. All but nine died. How many live sheep were left?

    • A.

      6

    • B.

      7

    • C.

      8

    • D.

      9

    • E.

      10

    Correct Answer
    D. 9
    Explanation
    9 live sheep. (All but 9 means all of them to die except nine of them. these nine are the survivors.)

    Rate this question:

  • 6. 

    If you had only one match and entered a COLD and DARK room, where there was an oil heater, an oil lamp and a candle, which would you light first?

    Correct Answer
    Match
    match
    MATCH
    the match
    Explanation
    You would light up the match first.

    Rate this question:

  • 7. 

    A man builds a house with four sides of rectangular construction, each side having a southern exposure. A bear comes along. What color is the bear?

    • A.

      Brown

    • B.

      Black

    • C.

      White

    • D.

      Rainbow

    • E.

      You can't tell

    Correct Answer
    C. White
    Explanation
    White. If all the walls face south, you are at the north pole, so you have seen a polar bear.

    Rate this question:

  • 8. 

    You take two apples from a pile of three apples. How many apples do you have?

    • A.

      0

    • B.

      1

    • C.

      2

    • D.

      3

    • E.

      I dunno

    Correct Answer
    C. 2
    Explanation
    2. If you take two apples, you then have those two apples that you took.

    Rate this question:

  • 9. 

    How many animals of each species did Moses take with him in the ark?

    • A.

      1

    • B.

      2

    • C.

      3

    • D.

      500, 000

    • E.

      None

    Correct Answer
    E. None
    Explanation
    None. It was Noah, not Moses.

    Rate this question:

  • 10. 

    If some Sweeneys are Lovetts and all Turpins are Lovetts, then some Sweeneys are definitely Turpins.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    • C.

      Neither

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    False. Just because "some" Sweeneys are Lovetts doesnt mean that the ones that are Lovetts are the ones that are Turpins.

    Rate this question:

Back to Top Back to top
Advertisement
×

Wait!
Here's an interesting quiz for you.

We have other quizzes matching your interest.