Category - teen
Shocking new survey reveal ignorance of the holocaust among american youth poll commissioned by the claims conference says almost a quarter thought the holocaust was a myth, while nearly two. young people show less tolerance of other religions than older people, a poll suggests, highlighting widespread ignorance of links between christianity, islam and judaism. a nationwide survey shows a lack of basic holocaust knowledge among adults under 40, including over 1 in 10 who didnt recall ever having heard the word before. Many people who live in the united states are alarmingly ignorant of americas history and heritage, according to a new poll. Stanford report, march 31, 2004 growing historical ignorance among teens a myth, scholar says. Six in 10 high school students lack even a basic knowledge of american history. The 2016 index of ignorance, produced by ipsos mori, includes information from 27,250 interviews of people aged 16 to 64 carried out between september and november. A 2012 poll from ing direct and capital one found that 87 percent of teens say they know little to nothing about managing money. While the majority of teens said they learn about money at home, close to 12 percent reported not having any kind of parental guidance on how to handle their finances, which could explain why they struggle to understand certain fundamental concepts. Barna conducted its annual state of the bible survey to examine behaviors and beliefs about the bible among u. poll--true or false--ignorance is a root cause of all difficulties. And their ignorance is only highlighted by the knowledge of their european peers. In march 2009, the european journal of communication asked citizens of britain, denmark, finland and the u.