If you have been a semi-conscious human in 2015, vaguely paying attention to things happening around you, chances are you will ace this quiz. So tell us--were you??
Hillary Clinton & Bernie SandersHillary Clinton & Joe BidenTell-It-Like-It-Is Business Guru Bill Gates & offspring of a former President, Chelsea Clinton
Clinton & Sanders!
Whether you Feel the Bern or want to Chill with Hill, these are the two most likely DNC Candidates.
Tay is Bae
Yes, it was T-Sweezy who managed to continuously make headlines this year by bringing out surprise guests at nearly every show in the 1989 World Tour--ranging from country stars like Miranda Lambert to R&B artists like Mary J. Blige to TV personalities like Ellen DeGeneres.
Bifocals. Presenting "Apple (of my) Eye"What's that? A Hat? Presenting "Apple Cap" aka The CappleTimepiece. Presenting "Apple Watch"
Ooh, Watch Me, Watch Me!
Though sales figures have yet to be offcially released, analysts predict that over 7 million of these smartwatches have been sold this year.
People can now marry animalsPeople of the same sex can now marry each otherPeople can now force other people to marry people of the same sex against their will
In June of this year, The Supremes declared that states cannot keep same-sex couples from marrying and must recognize their unions.
Syrian refugees escaping a violent civil war, collapsed infrastructure, and shattered economy.People making a pilgrimage to a New World to be able to have religious freedomFacebook friend requests
Syrian (and Iraqi) Refugees
There are currently 4.3 million Syrian Refugees and slightly more than 10% of refugees have traveled to Europe. An image of a 4-year old refugee named Aylan, whose body had been washed ashore, shocked people everywhere and made headlines across the world.
Egyptian PhraraohAmerican PharoahAmerican Idol
He also won the Breeders Cup Classic, making him the first horse in history to make what people are calling a "grand slam."
Ed Sheeran announced he is taking a break from making music "for a while"Justin Bieber got back together with Selena Gomez after she accepted his apology in the hit song "Sorry"Zayn, a member of the band One Direction, decided he didn't want to go in that particular direction anymore and left the group
Yes, tragically, Zayn Malik left the band to pursue a solo career, prompting hilariously melodramatic tweets and posts from his tween-age fans all over the world.
Not Lyin, he was a Lion :(
Regal Cecil, known for being unafraid of humans and a part of a study at Oxford since 1999, was lured off his sancturary and hunted by an illegal party of big game hunters. The dentist will not face charges from Zimbabwe (the lion's home).
HoverboardTesla Electric CarsMars Rovers
Hoverboards it is!
The future is now! This segway without handles became increasingly popular throughout 2015, resulting in many hilarious videos of people trying and not succeeding in making their hoverboard go.
Nepal's worst natural disaster since 1927 brought forth tremendous amounts of international aid from many countries around the world.
Jurassic WorldStar Wars VII: The Force AwakensStar Wars VII: A Rey of Sunshine
HurREY for Star Wars!
The latest episode of Star Wars has blown through all kinds of records, such as "Biggest Opening Day," "Biggest Weekend Gross," "Quickest Film to Gross $1 Billion" (just narrowly beating Jurassic World!) and is now on track to potentially top Avatar as the Number 1 Grossing Movie of all time.
Prince William & Princess Kate, the Duke & Duchess of CambridgeKanye West & Kim KardashianBoth, and I honestly can't believe they're both world-famous
Though photos of Kim Kardashian & Kanye West's son, Saint West, have yet to be published (and are reportedly going for $2 Million), both of these couples gave birth to sweet second children. Katherine & William's daughter, Charlotte, is pictured above.
The Patriots, who later went on to lose the SuperbowlThe Patriots, who later went on to win the SuperbowlThe Seahawks, who later went on to win the Superbowl
Not very Patriotic
Known as Deflategate or Ballghazi, this resulted in the 4-game suspension of New England Patriots quarterback, Tom Brady. The Patriots won the Superbowl in 2015, much to the chagrin of some sports fans who thought they shouldn't have been there in the first place.
The horrific attack (perpetrated by ISIL) captured the world's attention resulting in an outpouring of support, sympathy, and solidarity on social media for the people of Paris.
Mad MenParks & RecreationFuller House
Mad about Parks
Though we said farewell to much-beloved shows like Mad Men and Parks & Recreation, the hope of "Fuller House" promises to cheer us all up in 2016.
AdeleSam SmithThe Beatles
With her latest album, 25, Adele broke records previously held by *NSYNC (most records sold in a single week) and by Britney Spears (best first-week sales by a female artist) and many more.
Blue & BlackWhite & GoldPeople saw it both ways and that was the whole fucking point, don't you dare start this fight again.
Both, okay, both!
The dress was seen both ways and became one of the most viral things anyone had seen all year.
Where You ACTUALLY Paying Attention In 2015?
Much like this giant panda cub, were you napping for all of 2015? Well, not to worry, cheers to a fresh start for you in 2016!
You may not have paid attention to the stupid stuff in this quiz, but the actually important things, you were down with.
Damn, you were completely informed & aware in 2015! Whether it be politics, entertainment, world events, or sports, you very much paid attention!