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What's the Dirt on Dirt? Test Your Knowledge.

What's the Dirt on Dirt? Test Your Knowledge.

Thanks for taking our quiz! Find out how you did below.

7.6 million U.S. kids are suffering from?
  • Too much sun
    5%
     
  • CORRECT! - Vitamin D deficiency
    77%
     
  • Carpal tunnel
    1%
     
  • Stunting of growth
    6%
     
  • None of the above
    8%
     
58 responses
Which one of these is a serious health issue that kids run the risk of if they do not spend time outside?
  • Obesity
    20%
     
  • Myopia
    0%
     
  • Vitamin D deficiency
    12%
     
  • CORRECT! - All of the above
    67%
     
58 responses
True or False: Dirt can actually be good for kids.
  • CORRECT! - True
    89%
     
  • False
    10%
     
58 responses
What is a major health benefit to letting your kids play in dirt?
  • Whiter teeth
    0%
     
  • Helps skin's ability to heal
    10%
     
  • Reduces the chances of them experiencing cardiovascular inflammation later in life
    3%
     
  • Both A and C are correct
    3%
     
  • CORRECT! - Both B and C are correct
    82%
     
58 responses
Playing outside and in the dirt relieves which of the following?
  • Stress
    5%
     
  • Gas
    1%
     
  • Anxiety
    5%
     
  • CORRECT! - Both A and C
    81%
     
  • None of the above
    6%
     
58 responses
The friendly bacteria, Mycobacterium vaccae, also know as M. vaccae produces:
  • CORRECT! - Serotonin
    34%
     
  • Adrenaline
    3%
     
  • Insulin
    10%
     
  • Sweat
    8%
     
  • Both B and C
    43%
     
58 responses
After taking this quiz I am now going to:
  • Let my kids play in the dirt!
    7%
     
  • Encourage my kids to get dirty!
    1%
     
  • Make mud pies with my kids!
    0%
     
  • Get myself and my family outside more!
    31%
     
  • CORRECT! - All of the above! There are all sorts of reasons dirt is good for you and your family. Now, go outside and get dirty with the kids in your life.
    59%
     
57 responses