Last updated: May 3, 2013 12:04 pm

FT WorldWise: how internationally aware are you?

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Welcome to the Financial Times’ international awareness test – FT WorldWise.

FT WorldWise is a way to assess your knowledge on key global issues in business, economics and politics. Many people acknowledge the importance of being internationally aware, citing reasons such as employment prospects, but cannot measure how well informed they are.

We are inviting you to take the test and contribute questions, so try out a practice question and create your account today.

Once you have taken the test, a score is generated based on an 800-point scale. You will be able to see how you rank anonymously with other participants. If you choose to do so, you can share your score on social media channels such as Facebook, Twitter or LinkedIn.

FT WorldWise is hosted by, a US-based start-up, which has developed a platform to create online tests and crowdsource questions.

Here are our guidelines for writing questions and we would like to hear your feedback via our online survey.

This test is operated and hosted in the United States by Smarterer Inc in accordance with Smarterer’s terms of use and privacy and cookie policies. If you suggest any new questions or any amendments to the questions, then you agree that the FT may use those questions or amendments in the Financial Times WorldWise test or for any other purposes.

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