Americans Put To Shame By Immigrants On Sample Civics Test

TAKE THE SIMPLE SAMPLE TEST  Immigrants applying for U.S. citizenship have to pass a 10-question civics test asking basic questions about American history and government, and about 93 percent succeed. But only 65 percent of native-born Americans could get the required six out of 10 right answers when asked the same questions in a telephone poll. That’s the finding from the Center for the Study of the American Dream at Xavier University in Cincinnati, which […]