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Do You Know Your Fact From Fiction?

Depends on if you can bust these myths.

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    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Busted!

    Would it hurt? Yes. Would it kill you? No.

    Busted!
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    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Busted!

    On MythBusters, they actually managed to fold a football-sized piece of paper eleven times!

    Busted!
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    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Busted!

    Even after six packs of pop rocks and six cans of soda, your stomach would still be intact (though very gassy).

    Busted!
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    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Busted!

    Fortunately, no. Only in movies and cartoons.

    Busted!
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    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Confirmed!

    It's possible, but under very specific circumstances. For instance, your shoes and the ground would have to be very wet.

    Confirmed!
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    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Confirmed!

    And not just cockroaches, it turns out, but also fruit flies and flower beetles.

    Confirmed!
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    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Busted!

    We can use at least 35% of our brains. Phew!

    Busted!
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    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Busted!

    It's difficult, sure, but not impossible.

    Busted!
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  9. Sergey Fesenko/Thinkstock
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Confirmed!

    If the people around you start catching flies, chances are you will, too.

    Confirmed!
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  10. Sergey Fesenko/Thinkstock
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Busted!

    As it turns out, bulls don't have a particular color preference. They just charge at whatever moves the most.

    Busted!
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Do You Know Your Fact From Fiction?

You just got busted by this quiz

You need to go back and watch some more MythBusters, pal. If not, you'll never find out if sonic booms can break glass and if sharks are actually attracted to human blood.

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You can kind of tell fact from fiction?

Maybe you've seen a couple of Mythbusters episodes, or maybe you know a thing or two about science. MAYBE you just got really lucky on this quiz. Regardless, you can do better. Watch some more MythBusters and try again!

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You're a bona fide MythBuster

You're either a huge fan of MythBusters, or you just know a lot about science. Or maybe you've done a ton of at-home experiments? Whatever the reason, you know your fact from fiction and you managed to ace this quiz!

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