How Good Is Your Parenting Knowledge?

It doesn't matter if you're a seasoned parent of five or a brand new parent of a bundle of joy; take this parenting quiz to test your knowledge.
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How many words does the average two year old know?
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Should a baby be put to sleep face down or on their back?
Face down
On their back
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What does it mean if a baby is “cruising”?
They are walking
They are crawling
They are riding
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Question 4/12

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When your child is frustrated because they can't do something, such as hit a baseball, what should you do?
step in and do it for them
encourage them to keep trying and never give up
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Question 5/12

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Your child fights bedtime each night, what is a good choice to enforce bedtime?
bribe them
give consequences
let them stay up
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Question 6/12

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True or False: Changing your discipline techniques helps children adjust to change
true
false
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Question 7/12

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Which of these choices would you allow your 5 year old child to make on their own?
what to wear to a play date
what time to go to bed
what to eat for all their meals
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Question 8/12

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Three essential parts of positive communication are:
Head shaking, smiling and saying yes
Eye contact, being attentive, and repeating important points
Receiving the information, nodding and summarizing
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Question 9/12

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Letting kids watch TV to fall asleep helps them sleep better.
True
False
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Question 10/12

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First and foremost, you should be a _________________ to your child.
friend
dictator
parent
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Question 11/12

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The first person to normally notice a developmental delay in a child is who?
The doctor
The parent
A friend
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Question 12/12

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The single most important factor determining a child's success is:
IQ
Genes
Parenting
Result
Please don't have kids yet. Not until you learn some important skills. If you already have kids, visit the local library and read some parenting books. Your kids will thank you.

C+, Please Don't Have Kids

acornishgirl.com
Right!
Not bad, but there are a few things you could learn.

B+, Learning as You Go

memrise.com
Right!
You've got this parenting thing down! If you're not yet a parent, you should be and if you already have kids, they are lucky to call you a parent.

A+, Parenting Expert

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Right!
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1
How many words does the average two year old know?
50
100
150
2
Should a baby be put to sleep face down or on their back?
Face down
On their back
3
What does it mean if a baby is “cruising”?
They are walking
They are crawling
They are riding
4
When your child is frustrated because they can't do something, such as hit a baseball, what should you do?
step in and do it for them
encourage them to keep trying and never give up
5
Your child fights bedtime each night, what is a good choice to enforce bedtime?
bribe them
give consequences
let them stay up
6
True or False: Changing your discipline techniques helps children adjust to change
true
false
7
Which of these choices would you allow your 5 year old child to make on their own?
what to wear to a play date
what time to go to bed
what to eat for all their meals
8
Three essential parts of positive communication are:
Head shaking, smiling and saying yes
Eye contact, being attentive, and repeating important points
Receiving the information, nodding and summarizing
9
Letting kids watch TV to fall asleep helps them sleep better.
True
False
10
First and foremost, you should be a _________________ to your child.
friend
dictator
parent
11
The first person to normally notice a developmental delay in a child is who?
The doctor
The parent
A friend
12
The single most important factor determining a child's success is:
IQ
Genes
Parenting