Hello and welcome to the Internet Meme test. If you don't know what an Internet Meme is, just think of the many videos and sayings that have become popular on the Internet. Those are memes.
To take this test, click YES for the Internet Meme that you recognize or recall, and click NO for those that you don't know. SKIPPING a meme is the same as saying NO. When the test is over, your score will be evaluated.
1. meme (noun)
1 : an idea, belief or belief system, or pattern of behavior that spreads throughout a culture either vertically by cultural inheritance (as by parents to children) or horizontally by cultural acquisition (as by peers, information media, and entertainment media)
2 : a pervasive thought or thought pattern that replicates itself via cultural means; a parasitic code, a virus of the mind especially contagious to children and the impressionable
3 : the fundamental unit of information, analogous to the gene in emerging evolutionary theory of culture
- meme pool (n.) : all memes of a culture or individual
- memetic (adj.) : relating to memes
- memetics (n.) : the study of memes
4 : in blogspeak, an idea that is spread from blog to blog
5 : an internet information generator, especially of random or contentless information