# How Well You Know An Average American? Quiz

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How well do you know about the average American? The life of an average American is an interesting case study. There are various things unique to an average American, like the fact that they are more likely than not to be obese and have debt. They also watch more TV than reading books. Take our quiz and find out more fascinating facts about the average American.

• 1.

### How tall is the average American Male?

• A.

4' 8"

• B.

5' 6"

• C.

5' 10.3"

• D.

6' 2"

C. 5' 10.3"
Explanation
The average height of the American male is 5' 10.3". This means that, on average, American men tend to be around 5 feet and 10.3 inches tall.

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• 2.

### How much does the average American female weigh?

• A.

110 lb

• B.

120 lb

• C.

134 lb

• D.

150 lb

C. 134 lb
Explanation
The average weight of an American female is not a fixed number and can vary depending on factors such as age, height, and overall health. However, according to recent data, the average weight for adult females in the United States is around 170 pounds. Therefore, the given answer of 134 pounds is not accurate and may not represent the average weight of American females.

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• 3.

### How much television does the average American watch in a day?

• A.

2 hours

• B.

4 hours

• C.

6 hours

• D.

8 hours

C. 6 hours
Explanation
The average American watches approximately 6 hours of television per day. This suggests that television is a significant form of entertainment and leisure activity for many Americans. This statistic also indicates that people spend a significant amount of their daily time engaging with television content, which could have implications for their physical and mental well-being, as well as their productivity and engagement in other activities.

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• 4.

### Can the average American touch his/her toes without bending their legs?

• A.

YES

• B.

NO

• C.

Maybe

• D.

Not sure

B. NO
Explanation
The average American may not be able to touch their toes without bending their legs due to various reasons such as lack of flexibility, sedentary lifestyle, or certain physical limitations. It is common for individuals to have tight hamstrings and lower back muscles, making it difficult to achieve such a range of motion. However, it is important to note that this answer may vary from person to person, as some individuals may have better flexibility and be able to touch their toes without bending their legs.

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• 5.

### How many hamburgers does the average American eat in a year?

• A.

12

• B.

24

• C.

120

• D.

193

• E.

365

D. 193
Explanation
The average American consumes 193 hamburgers in a year. This number suggests that hamburgers are a popular food choice in American culture.

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• 6.

### How many teaspoons of sugar does the average American consume each day?

• A.

10

• B.

15

• C.

32

• D.

50

C. 32
Explanation
The average American consumes approximately 32 teaspoons of sugar each day. This high sugar intake is mainly due to the consumption of sugary drinks, processed foods, and desserts. Excessive sugar consumption has been linked to various health issues such as obesity, type 2 diabetes, and heart disease. Therefore, it is important to be mindful of our sugar intake and make healthier food and beverage choices.

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• 7.

### What is the average American income?

• A.

15,000

• B.

20,00

• C.

45,000

• D.

64,000

• E.

80,000

D. 64,000
Explanation
The average American income is \$64,000.

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• 8.

### How old will be average American live?

• A.

33 years

• B.

45 years

• C.

65 years

• D.

77 years

D. 77 years
Explanation
The average life expectancy of Americans is currently around 77 years. This means that, on average, Americans can expect to live until around the age of 77. Factors such as advancements in healthcare, improved living conditions, and better access to education and resources have contributed to the increase in life expectancy over the years. However, it's important to note that individual life expectancies can vary based on various factors such as genetics, lifestyle choices, and socioeconomic status.

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