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Parenting Quiz: Are You Ready to be a Parent?

Updated on September 8, 2014

Take this parent quiz to test your newborn baby knowledge and see if you're ready to be a parent

Taking the leap and becoming a parent is the most life-changing step anyone can undertake. Those first days with a new baby are some of the most magical and yet it's a time of learning, challenges and sleepless nights. While some things come instinctively there is a definite learning curve. Take this fun parenting guiz and see how well you stack up and whether you have the know how to become a parent. If you don't do well, don't worry you'll pick up what you need to know soon enough.

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Feeding Must Have

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The ultimate bottle starter kit whether you plan on solely bottle feeding or supplementing your breast milk

 

Must Have's to Reduce Baby Fussiness

BABYBJORN Baby Carrier Original - Gray/White, Mesh
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A baby carrier makes it easier to keep baby close while still getting things done. This particular baby carrier is really easy on the back so it reduces back pain

 
Vulli Products - Sophie The Giraffe Teething Ring - Gift Boxed! - 100% Natural rubber
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One of the most popular teethers on the market. It's sure to soothe a teething baby

 
Angel Dear Baby Blanket-Lion
Angel Dear Baby Blanket-Lion

Every Baby needs a favorite blankie or love object

 

Baby Paperwork Organizer

This baby briefcase to organize paperwork really helps at the hospital. You're given all sorts of important documents while there and this helps to organize them in 9 compartments. There's also a thank you note organizer. It fits inside a standard size file cabinet and you can use letter sized files inside. This way when you're sleep deprived you'll have everything important for baby in one central and organized location.

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      anonymous 

      4 years ago

      Very sound information in these quizzes.

    • joinyobsn profile image

      joinyobsn 

      4 years ago

      You have some good information here for new parents laid out in a fun way through quizzes. Well done!

    • Carpenter76 profile image

      Carpenter76 

      5 years ago

      Need to learn a lot before I can become a parent haha

    • PaigSr profile image

      PaigSr 

      5 years ago from State of Confusion

      As a stay at home dad for several years you think that I would have remembered a bit more of this.

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      Donnette Davis 

      5 years ago from South Africa

      Learning is an ongoing experience. No tripod of my babies were the same. It was like starting from scratchy each time LOL

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      RuralFloridaLiving 

      5 years ago

      Good quiz - very good questions on parenting a newborn.

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      Tolovaj Publishing House 

      5 years ago from Ljubljana

      Good food for thought!

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      Birthday Wishes 

      5 years ago from Here

      I have learned a few things. Thanks for sharing this great quizzes!

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      VspaBotanicals 

      5 years ago

      My goodness, this takes me back. Great quizzes.

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      Aster56 

      5 years ago

      It has bee a longtime back, so don't remember some things, fun doing the quiz.

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      anonymous 

      6 years ago

      I probably should have done better with six kids, but I've never really thought about the number of diapers changed. I guess I'm not quite ready to have a baby. Might be a problem. Ha.

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      blancaverome 

      6 years ago

      Heh, despite having kids, I drastically underestimated how many diapers I've changed!

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      Diva2Mom 

      6 years ago

      Wow, I'm a mom of 7, but your FUN Quizzes still helped me learn something new and more! I got 2 questions wrong, and I enjoyed the quizzes very much! Fun and informative lens! I'm so glad you came up with these quizzes. Great job dear friend! God bless you!

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      bender2003 

      6 years ago

      After take care of 2 babies still %50 success rate need a twin to improve my skills and knowledge.

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      daniela-lofiego 

      6 years ago

      So, I guess parenting is not my thing, I just keep on being the cool aunt ;)

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      Kristen 

      6 years ago from Wisconsin

      I did not do so well...maybe that's because I'm not a mom yet. I did learn some interesting facts though!

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      ussiandiram 

      6 years ago

      haha wrong often...

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      Stanley Green 

      6 years ago from Czech Republic

      Hi, nice quiz. I learned some interesting facts passing all 4 quizzes. Thanks for great fun!

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      Matejg LM 

      6 years ago

      I think i should learn and come back to quizez :D

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      sukkran trichy 

      6 years ago from Trichy/Tamil Nadu

      very interesting page.

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      ContentEmployee 

      6 years ago

      Those quizzes whooped my butt! I've got so much more to learn!

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      Melissa Miotke 

      6 years ago from Arizona

      @JoleneBelmain: Congrats on baby #4!

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      JoleneBelmain 

      6 years ago

      I'm brewing baby #4, so I think I'll be prepared ;)

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      ArthurF LM 

      6 years ago

      I think im ready to be a parent! Not yet but great lens! haha

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      AJ 

      6 years ago from Australia

      I am about 14 years out of practice - I was certain it was 8200 diapers! Blessings.

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      stylishimo1 

      6 years ago

      Wow! I really have no idea about babies, at all, lol, I did terribly in your quiz!

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      jdwheeler 

      6 years ago

      Before we had our first one, my wife and I did quite a bit of research but nothing will prepare you for the real thing. It's a learning experience every day but well worth it.

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      anonymous 

      6 years ago

      What a great idea for a quiz lens!

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      jennyb85 

      6 years ago

      Wow, the question about Colostrum really got me. I could've sworn I knew that one!

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