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Are You Smarter Than a 20-Something?

Posted on 02/8/2013 by | Washington Watch | Comments

Bulletin TodayLet the truth be known: Older is wiser. Or at least more knowledgeable about the world around us. This from the latest “News IQ Quiz” conducted by the Pew Research Center, which uses a set of 13 pictures, maps, graphs and symbols to test knowledge of current affairs. Just 46 percent of 18- to 29-year-olds were able to identify John Kerry as  President Obama’s nominee for secretary of state (the survey was conducted before Kerry was confirmed by the Senate …