Are You Really Smarter Than a Fifth Grader?


Alexa-Jada Nelson

Correct answers are bolded.
1st Grade Geography: How many counties are in NJ?* 

  1. 21
  2. 22
  3. 25

2nd Grade History: Which of these was NOT one of the original 13 colonies?

  1. Georgia
  2. Virginia
  3. Maine

3rd Grade Science: How many types of clouds are there?

  1. 3
  2. 5
  3. 10

4th Grade English: Choose the sentence that is written correctly.

  1. The apple fell from the tree, then tumbled down the hill.
  2. My parent are picking me up from school.
  3. The dog wagged its tail as its owner walked through the door.

5th Grade Math: A bus is carrying no more than 50 people. At the first stop, 7 people get off the bus and 19 get on. When the bus drives off, there are 46 people on the bus. How many people were there originally, not including the bus driver?

  1. 20
  2. 34
  3. 49

*Question is meant to read “counties” not “boroughs.”