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If You Get 3/7 On This Quiz, You’re Getting Sucker Punched By Fake News

It's harder than it looks.

Posted on March 10, 2017, at 5:16 p.m. ET

You know the game: two truths and a lie. Find the fake news headline among the real or a real news headline among the fakes. Ready? Set. Debunk.

  1. Which one of these headlines is TRUE?

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    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    "Illegal Border Crossings Appear to Drop Under Trump" is real!

    The headline is from a New York Times story.

  2. Which one of these headlines is FAKE?

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    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    "Morgue Employee Cremated By Mistake While Taking A Nap" is fake!

    The hoax has been going viral, but the morgue at the center of the story doesn't even have a crematorium.

    Via via worldnewsdailyreport.com
  3. Which one of these images is REAL?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    Paul Ryan presenting a pie chart without the pie.

    During his presentation of the Republican health care plan, Ryan presented a slice of a pie chart without the rest of the pie.

    Via Twitter/@JZarracina
  4. Which one of these headlines is TRUE?

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    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    "Report: Trump's grandfather pleaded to stay in Germany" is True!

    The letters first surfaced in a German publication, Snopes reports. They were then translated by Harper's magazine and confirmed by the Associated Press. The documents newly popped up in Harper's magazine.

    Via via snopes.com
  5. Which one of these headlines is TRUE?

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    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    "The Statue of Liberty went dark overnight and the timing was just ‘too perfect’" is real!

    It's a Washington Post headline. The statue suddently went dark on the even of International Women's Day, but the two events were unrelated.

    Via EarthCam
  6. Which one of these headlines is REAL?

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    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    "A startling stat that checks out: 46 percent of young women in Japan are averse, uninterested in sex" is real!

    The headline comes from Politifact, which verified a claim Aziz Anzari made.

    Via Getty Images
  7. Which one of these headlines is REAL?

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    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    "Police say couple staged murder with ketchup, texted photos" is real!

    It's an article published by the Associated Press. Police were called.

    Via Getty Images

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