Information is Everywhere and Everywhere We are Ignorant
Date Written: 13/11/2015
Year Published: 2015
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX18314
An international survey of young people in the US and other countries asked 56 questions about geography and current events. The organizations survey discovered that about 87% of Americans could not place Iraq on the map. Americans could find on average only seven of the 16 countries in the quiz. Only 71% of the surveyed Americans could locate the Pacific Ocean, the worlds largest body of water.