You have no doubt heard about fake news and everything this entails from politicians shouting at one another to the latest scam getting boomers to hand over the their credit card details. Well we wanted to create a test to see if you are as good as you think at figuring out what’s real or fake online. But first why is fake news such a challenge?
Well as saferinternet.org.uk points out there are 5 main areas outlined below that can cause problems for people both online and offline:
So you know why it’s a problem but can you take our quiz below to see if you can spot which headline is real or fake taken from examples across the web: