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What Is Your Sex IQ?

How much do you know?

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  1. 1.

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    5.5–6.3 inches (14–16cm)
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    6–6.5 inches (15.2–16.5cm)
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    Incorrect
    6.3–7.2 inches (16–18.3cm)
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    5.5–6.3 inches.

    According to the NHS, a penis would only be considered unusually small if it was less than 3 inches long when erect.

  2. 2.

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    Male condom
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    Incorrect
    Female condom
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Contraceptive pill
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Diaphragm
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Contraceptive pill.

    According to the NHS, the combined contraceptive pill is more than 99% effective when taken correctly. For male condoms it is 98%, 95% for female condoms, and 92-96% for diaphragms.

  3. 3.

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    Two minutes
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    Five and a half minutes
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    15 minutes
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Five and a half minutes.

    According to the NHS.

  4. 4.

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    Yes
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    No
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It doesn't.

    According to this study it made no difference.

  5. 5.

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    Pea
    Pea
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    Incorrect
    Lime
    Lime
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Courgette
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    Courgette
    Via Thinkstock
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's the size of a courgette.

    The external part may be small, but it extends around 5 inches into the body and has nerve endings similar to a penis.

  6. 6.

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    Yes
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    No
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    You can.

    According to the NHS. Although you'll be glad to know it is very unlikely.

  7. 7.

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    A T-shirt
    A T-shirt
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Kneepads
    Kneepads
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    Incorrect
    Socks
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    Socks
    Via Thinkstock
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's socks.

    According to this study, having warm feet helped 30% more couples to achieve orgasm than without.

  8. 8.

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    Yes
    Correct
    Incorrect
    No
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It is!

    “Some people do experience orgasm from nipple stimulation alone,” says Debby Herbenick, PhD, author of The Coregasm Workout.

  9. 9.

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    90% of women and 15% of men
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    70% of women and 30% of men
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    50% of women and 50% of men
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    Wrong!

    70% of women and 30% of men

    According to this survey, in which most women they did it to spare a partner's feelings, while the men said they did it to end the sex session.

  10. 10.

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    3–5
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    10–15
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    20–30
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's 3–5.

    According to this study by PLOS One, men burn an average of 4.2 kCal/min, while it is 3.1 for women.

  11. 11.

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    25%
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    Incorrect
    40%
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    60%
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    Wrong!

    It's 40%.

    According to the Kinsey Institute. For men of the same age, it's 37%.

  12. 12.

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    Regular difficulty reaching orgasm
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    Having multiple orgasms
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    Incorrect
    Squirting during orgasm
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    Wrong!

    Regular difficulty reaching orgasm.

    According to The Mayo Clinic, "Anorgasmia is the medical term for regular difficulty reaching orgasm after ample sexual stimulation, causing you personal distress."

  13. 13.

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    94%
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    85%
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    51%
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's 85%

    Though according to the Kinsey Institute, only 64% of women report actually having an orgasm the last time they had sex.

  14. 14.

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    40
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    Incorrect
    10
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    Incorrect
    Less than one
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    Wrong!

    Less than one.

    According to this study, there's about 0.7 calories in a typical ejaculate of 3.4ml.

  15. 15.

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    1902
    Correct
    Incorrect
    1950
    Correct
    Incorrect
    1969
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It was 1902!

    According to this advert for "La Vida Vibrator".

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