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Gloomy US science survey

Postby Brian Jordan » Fri Sep 11, 2015 2:21 pm

[quote][/quote]The questions are mostly very easy. A breakdown is given that suggests youger people fare better, but black people are much worse on some questions - enough to suggest a major problem in US education. Could black people be more subject to science-deniers?
It's a pity - especially as it's a Pew survey - that no results for other countries are shown.
http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/americans-score-a-d-when-it-comes-to-science-says-new-study-10496705.html
You probably need to take the test yourself to see the US results.
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Re: Gloomy US science survey

Postby jon_12091 » Sat Sep 12, 2015 7:30 pm

This is the link that doing the test gives you
http://www.pewinternet.org/2015/09/10/w ... t-science/
Gave it a quick scan and I don't think it says anything terribly surprising.
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