Statistics for The Big Autism Quiz 2020

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  • This quiz has been taken 54 times
  • The average score is 16 of 30

Answer Stats

QuestionAnswer% Correct
Autism was once thought to be a schizophrenic-type disorderTrue
89%
Which Autistic person won Britain's Got Talent in 2009?Susan Boyle
85%
A person with synaesthesia may see sounds, tastes, words or feel a sensation on the skin when they smell certain scentsTrue
85%
The majority of Autistic university graduates are in full-time paid workFalse
81%
What is the origin of the term Autism?Greek
79%
Which of these is NOT a film about autism?Little Women
70%
Judith Gould worked alongside Lorna Wing to create the Triad of Impairment, which highlights the 3 key traits of Aspergers Syndrome or ASD-1True
70%
Donald Triplett was the first recorded person to be officially diagnosed with AutismTrue
70%
Which of these conditions is not as common in individuals with Aspergers or ASD-1?Intellectual Disability
66%
What does the word Autism mean?Being With Oneself
64%
Autism diagnosis in the UK follows which set of guidelines?The Diagnostic Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM)
64%
Albert Einstein was officially confirmed to be AutisticFalse
62%
What is the name of the molecule that is typically associated with love and bonding, and is thought to be impaired in Autistic individuals?Oxytocin
62%
Who created the myth that the MMR vaccine causes autism, and was subsequently discredited?Andrew Wakefield
60%
Leo Kanner was the first person to study AutismFalse
53%
Most ASD-1 or Aspergers individuals have...A mixture of average and above average intelligence
51%
Which of these Autistic individuals has a doctorate in Animal Science?Temple Grandin
51%
There are currently NO diagnostic screening tools for Autistic womenFalse
49%
In dated Psychology, what has Autism been described as?The Extreme Male Brain
49%
In evolutionary Psychology, Autistic individuals have been compared to which animal?Lizards
45%
Known as 'bug boy' as a child, this individual went on to create a very popular animated TV show, who it is?Satoshi Tajiri
43%
Who is the author of the Autism-related book ‘The Reason I Jump’?Naoki Higashida
40%
Which of these celebrities is NOT officially diagnosed Autistic?Tim Burton
40%
Typically, what is the youngest age Autism be first identified at?18 months
36%
What is the most popular autism-related hashtag on Instagram?#autismawareness
34%
Which of these conditions is not an included part of Neurodiversity?Intellectual Disability
34%
People with Autism are less likely to catch yawnsTrue
34%
What is the name of the very popular animated short video about autism, created by Alexander Amelines?Amazing Things Happen
32%
According to the DSM, which of these is NOT classed as a ‘form’ of autism?Pathological Demand Avoidance (PDA)
23%
Which country has the highest diagnosis of Autism rate?Hong Kong
6%

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