# An IQ Test For Dummies! Quiz

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We won’t work you too hard in this IQ Test for dummies quiz, but hopefully, you come away with a better knowledge of where you are in terms of brains. So, you may not be so bright, and you’re finally deciding to take matters into your own hands and see what your intelligent quotient is. You have come to the right place. This is the perfect quiz for you if you have some doubts regarding your intelligence or want an easy quiz to feel better about yourself!

• 1.

### If a red house is made from red bricks, a blue house is made from blue bricks, a pink house is made from pink bricks, and a black house is made from black bricks. What is a greenhouse made from?

• A.

Wood

• B.

Moss covered stones

• C.

Glass

• D.

Green Bricks

• E.

Red Bricks

C. Glass
Explanation
A greenhouse is made from glass because it is a structure designed to allow sunlight to enter and trap heat inside, creating a controlled environment for plants to grow. Glass is used for the walls and roof of a greenhouse to maximize the amount of light that can penetrate into the structure.

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• 2.

### What is heavier? A pound of cotton or a pound of iron?

• A.

A pound of iron

• B.

A pound of cotton

• C.

Both are the same weight

• D.

We cannot calculate it

C. Both are the same weight
Explanation
The explanation for the given correct answer is that a pound is a unit of weight, so whether it is a pound of cotton or a pound of iron, they both weigh the same. The material of the objects does not affect their weight when they are measured in the same unit. Therefore, a pound of cotton and a pound of iron are both the same weight.

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• 3.

### Do they have a Fourth of July in England?

• A.

Yes

• B.

No

A. Yes
Explanation
The Fourth of July is a holiday that is specific to the United States, as it commemorates the country's independence from Great Britain. Therefore, it does not exist in England. However, the question is asking if England has a Fourth of July, not specifically the holiday itself. England does indeed have a Fourth of July on the calendar, as it is a date that occurs every year.

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• 4.

### Some months have 31 days, and some months have 30 days. But how many have 28 days?

• A.

1

• B.

2

• C.

4

• D.

8

• E.

12

E. 12
Explanation
All months have at least 28 days, as the minimum number of days in a month is 28. Therefore, all 12 months have 28 days.

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• 5.

### John digs a hole that is 2 yards wide, 3 yards long, and 0 yard deep. How many cubic feet of dirt are in it?

• A.

0

• B.

2

• C.

3

• D.

5

• E.

6

A. 0
Explanation
Since the hole has no depth, it means that there is no dirt in it. Therefore, the answer is 0.

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• 6.

### You are participating in a race. You've just passed the second person. What position are you now in?

• A.

1st

• B.

2nd

• C.

3rd

• D.

4th

• E.

5th

B. 2nd
Explanation
If you have just passed the second person, it means you were behind them initially. So after passing them, you move ahead of them and take their position, which is the second position. Therefore, you are now in the 2nd position.

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• 7.

### Do the words flammable and inflammable have the same or opposite meaning?

• A.

Same

• B.

Opposite

A. Same
Explanation
The words "flammable" and "inflammable" have the same meaning. Both words are used to describe materials that are easily set on fire or capable of burning. The prefix "in-" in "inflammable" does not indicate negation in this case, but rather serves as an intensifier. Therefore, both words can be used interchangeably to convey the same concept of something being easily ignited or capable of catching fire.

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• 8.

### Where did the real Boston Tea Party take place?

• A.

New york

• B.

Boston

• C.

Washington dc

• D.

• E.

Buffalo

B. Boston
Explanation
The real Boston Tea Party took place in Boston. This event occurred on December 16, 1773, when a group of American colonists, disguised as Native Americans, boarded three British ships in the Boston Harbor and dumped chests of tea into the water. This act of protest was in response to the Tea Act imposed by the British government, which the colonists saw as a violation of their rights. The event played a significant role in the lead-up to the American Revolution.

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• 9.

### What is the capital of Florida?

• A.

Tallahassee

• B.

Miami

• C.

Orlando

• D.

Tampa Bay

• E.

New York

A. Tallahassee
Explanation
Tallahassee is the capital of Florida.

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• 10.

### How many continents are there in total?

• A.

4

• B.

5

• C.

6

• D.

7

D. 7
Explanation
There are seven continents in total. This includes Africa, Antarctica, Asia, Europe, North America, Australia, and South America. Each continent is a large landmass that is separated by oceans and has its own unique characteristics, cultures, and ecosystems.

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