One fact at the end of the test that I found both interesting and discouraging was that the citizenry knows more about our country, economics, the Constitution and our history than do our elected officials.
THAT in and of itself is very telling.
Here is the test:
Full Civics Literacy Exam
At the end of the test in the "results" box, there will be sentence that reads:
You can consult the following table to see how citizens and elected officials scored on each question.
Click on the "table" link to be taken to the results and comparisons between ordinary citizens and our elected dumb asses.
Seeing those scores explains a helluva lot as to what is wrong with our country today.
Go ahead. Take the test. I scored an 84.85% which puts me WAY up on the elected officials pool.
Don't worry. I have less than zero interest in running for office.