Short Bytes: As a part of his 2016 Annual Letter, earlier this year, Bill Gates urged the people to try a quiz and know their “Superpower IQ”. The quiz contains questions related to today’s challenges regarding the energy crisis and tests your knowledge about the same.Looking at the global stats, poverty, global warming, and clean energy crisis are among the biggest problems of the world. The same topics are also outlined in the U.N.’s roadmap to eradicate poverty by 2030.
Many people across the world are working to fight these problems and ensure a safer future for our upcoming generations. Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates is one of those visionary leaders who are trying to make this world a better place.
As a part of his 2016 Annual Letter, Bill Gates asked the people to take a quiz and know their superpower IQ.
In his blog post, Bill Gates shares the inspiration behind this quiz. He recalls an incident when some students in Kentucky asked Bill and Melinda Gates: “If you could have one superpower, what would it be?”
The couple replied: More time, and more energy.
Bill Gates wrote that more than 1 billion in the world live without access to energy — no electricity, no power to run factories and improve their lives.
He doesn’t forget to mention that women around the world spend a large amount of time to collect firewood to fulfill their family’s energy needs.
To make people aware of this energy crisis, he has put together a quick quiz that tells you why energy and time are so important.
Go ahead and try this quiz about time, energy, and superheroes:
How much did you score? Share your Superhero IQ in the comments section below.