Do you have a topographical cretinism? This quiz will tell!

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Do you have a topographical cretinism? This quiz will tell!
Topographical cretinism is a person’s inability to navigate the terrain. Can find a necessary address or have no idea how to come back to someplace? This test is for you! Answer the questions to find out if you suffer from this “disorder”!

Are you afraid to get lost?

No. I don’t have such a fear

Sometimes, when I visit unknown places

Yes. It’s my biggest fear

If you were lost in a forest, would you be able to find your way out?

Of course! I’ve learned that at school

I do remember something about moss and the north

No. I’d just stay where I was

What do you think about walking in unknown neighborhood?

Do you memorize the route when going somewhere?

Yes. I try to memorize the prominent details

No. I usually talk with someone on the phone and pay no attention

No. The whole route is like clouded with a fog

Will you be able to help a tourist to navigate in your town?

Yes. I will easily explain the necessary route

I don’t think so. I know my town poorly

I wish he could help me to find the route

Did you like geography, physics and geometry classes at school?

Were you afraid of losing your parents in a crowd when you were a child?

No. Never

It’s a normal fear of every child. I don’t have it anymore

I’m still afraid to stay alone in unknown place

Can you draw an imaginary map of your town?

Yes. I’m good at navigation here

I can but without any details. I don’t pay attention to them

The only place I know here is my neighborhood

Are you often get lost?

Can you read maps?

Yes. I’ve learned it at school

No, why? There’s navigator in my phone

I get lost even with a navigator

Map in your mind

You are capable of easily picturing the terrain where you are. You have a well-developed cognitive map – a three-dimensional model of the territory that allows you to precisely and quickly visualize the necessary route. Walking in the forest or traveling on long distances is not a problem for you! You will always find the right way! Are your friends able to navigate the terrain? Share this link to find out!

Lack of attentiveness

Quite often, when walking in a new place or unknown neighborhood, you’re fully immersed into your thoughts, talk on the phone and don’t think of memorizing the route at all. However, attentiveness can be easily developed: make simple tasks and practices in order to increase your abilities to navigate the terrain. Walking in the forest or traveling on long distances won’t be a problem for you after them! You will be able to find the right way! Are your friends able to navigate the terrain? Share this link to find out!

Lost in a broad daylight

You find it extremely hard to navigate the terrain and memorize new routes. There might be several reasons of that: starting from poor memory skills and ending with childish fears of getting lost. Your primary goal is to find out what disturbs you, so you can start dealing with your problem. Walking in the forest or traveling on long distances won’t be a problem for you after it! You will be able to find the right way! Are your friends able to navigate the terrain? Share this link to find out!