important! complete each step before reading the instructions for the next one.
1 - write down, taking no more than 2 minutes to do so, the names of the 20 most famous people who have ever lived.
2 - how many females are in your list? give yourself one point for each one. this is the beginning of your score.
3 - in 2 minutes, increase the list to 40 names - 20 male and 20 female.
4 - give yourself a point for every non-white person on the list.
5 - in 2 minutes, increase the list to 60 persons - at least 30 female and 30 non-white.
6 - give yourself yourself a point for every gay or transgender person on the list.
7 -in 2 minutes, increase the list to 80 persons - at least 40 female and at least 40 non-white
8 - subtract one point for each movie star, popular entertainer or serial or spree killer on the list.
9 - in 2 minutes, increase the list to 100 persons - at least 50 female and 50 non-white.
10 - subtract one point for each living person on the list.
11 - subtract one point for each person from the english-speaking world.
12 - that is your final score.