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What Is Your Sex IQ?

How much do you know?

  1. Correct! 
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    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. Correct! 
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    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.

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    Five and a half minutes.

    According to the NHS.

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    It doesn't.

    According to this study it made no difference.

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    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.

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    You can.

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

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    It's socks.

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

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    It is!

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

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    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.

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    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.

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    It's 40%.

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

  12. Correct! 
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    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."

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    It's 85%

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

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    Less than one.

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

  15. Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It was 1902!

    According to this advert for "La Vida Vibrator".

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