When it comes to the scoop on adoption, often, prevailing myths trump the actual facts. For example, did you know that domestic adoptions outnumber international ones? Or that in many U.S. companies, you can enjoy new-parent benefits not just for biological additions to your family, but also adopted children? Think you have your adoption facts straight? Take the Ultimate Adoption Quiz to find out!
Question 1 of 20
How many U.S.-born infants are adopted here each year?
Question 2 of 20
When working with a private adoption agency, you:
Question 3 of 20
When working with an adoption lawyer, you and your lawyer seek out the birthmother on your own, through such venues as:
Question 4 of 20
What percentage of major U.S. companies offer some form of adoption assistance?
Question 5 of 20
Usually, in an open adoption:
Question 6 of 20
Of the 500,000 children in foster care, about how many are eligible for adoption:
Question 7 of 20
In which four states are adoptions via an adoption lawyer illegal?
Question 8 of 20
The ultimate goal of the foster care system is to:
Question 9 of 20
You can adopt children from a state other than your own due to the:
Question 10 of 20
From which international areas are children usually adopted in the United States?
Question 11 of 20
How much does adopting a foster child cost?
Question 12 of 20
How long does the average domestic private adoption of an infant take?
Question 13 of 20
Within the world of adoption, a special needs child can be one that:
Question 14 of 20
The average age of a child waiting for adoption in the foster care system is:
Question 15 of 20
A physician specializing in adoption medicine:
Question 16 of 20
The average cost of a domestic private adoption is:
Question 17 of 20
The average cost of an international adoption is:
Question 18 of 20
To be eligible to adopt a child, your most important character trait is your:
Question 19 of 20
Of major U.S. employers that provide adoption benefits, the average dollar amount reimbursement for the employee in 2007 was:
Question 20 of 20