Social Security Quiz

10 Questions | Total Attempts: 116

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Social Security Quiz

Test your knowledge about Social Security.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    If your working spouse dies, you can get survivor benefits even if you have no children.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Social Security benefits are adjusted for inflation.  
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    You must start Social Security benefits as soon as you stop working completely.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    You can collect benefits based on your spouse’s earnings even if you divorce.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    If your spouse dies, you will continue to receive whatever benefit you had been receiving prior to his/her death.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Full Retirement Age according to SS is age 66.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    If you have minor dependent children and you file for retirement benefits, they also qualify for Social Security benefits.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Federal employees may have their Social Security retirement benefits reduced.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    You can receive Social Security retirement benefits even if you never work.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    If you receive Social Security benefits while working, your Social Security benefits are exempt from taxes.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False