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Only 6 percent of America got all these science questions right. Can you?

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A small section of the expanding remains of the Veil Nebula, a massive star that exploded about 8,000 years ago, is seen in an image from NASA's Hubble Space Telescope released September 24, 2015. The entire nebula is 110 light-years across, covering six full moons on the sky as seen from Earth, and resides about 2,100 light-years away in the constellation Cygnus, the Swan, according to NASA.
By Erin Rhoda, BDN Staff
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Do you know which kind of waves are used to make and receive cellphone calls? How are tides created? What happens when light passes through a magnifying glass?

Oh, and do you fall into the 6 percent of Americans who get all the answers right?

This 12-question quiz comes to you from Pew Research Center. At the end you can see all your answers and how you compare to a large sample of the public.


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