US elected officials scored abysmally on a test measuring their civic knowledge, with an average grade of just 44 percent, the group that organized the exam said Thursday.
Ordinary citizens did not fare much better, scoring just 49 percent correct on the 33 exam questions compiled by the Intercollegiate Studies Institute (ISI).
If you are curious, the test is here, and it isn't that hard.
You answered 32 out of 33 correctly — 96.97 %
Average score for this quiz during November: 78.0%
Average score: 78.0%
So you have to wonder how our leaders did so poorly.