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Joselyn wasn’t too keen on multiple choice in high school. She vividly remembers the first biology exam she passed by only the skin of her teeth, which dragged her overall average down into the embarrassingly low 90s (she doesn’t want to talk about it). After swearing off any high school or university courses that required multiple choice tests, Joselyn managed to get an English degree by sweet-talking her professors into offering only essay-style exams. Needless to say, this did not exactly endear her to her peers. This rocky start smoothed out in time, though, and after tumbling down a black quiz hole one day while putting off job hunting, Joselyn realized her hatred of all things a-b-or-c had faded and she actually enjoyed dreaming up new ideas for questions and dangerously correct-sounding answers. You won’t find her quizzes an easy ride, but Joselyn just wants to make sure you’re really testing your knowledge.
Ok, ok. If we’re judging by size, adult brains are naturally bigger. However, kids have a lot more going on inside their brains than adults do. The average toddler gains two million new brain cell connections every second! That adds up to 120,000,000 new connections each hour. By age 24, the number drops to roughly 50% of that. When a child’s brain is exposed to stress, it can be more difficult for them to regulate the production of the stress hormone cortisol. Cortisol is responsible for connecting the learning and memory parts of the brain. If the levels are too high during a child’s development, as in the case of childhood trauma, the number of childhood memories a person can have could be affected. Oddly enough, the cerebral cortex (that controls memories) is the only one of two parts of a child’s body that hasn’t fully developed at birth. The other is the fontanel.
Our personality quizzes are set up a little differently than your basic trivia quiz, but you’ve probably seen their kind around. Rather than having to choose the right answer from a list of multiple choice options, in this case, there is no “right answer”! (Two plus two will always be four, but every Golden Girls character is equally awesome.)
So, stop stressing. Just click on the answer that suits you best, and enjoy the ride. These quizzes are just for fun but who knows – you might just learn something about yourself along the way!
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