Quiz: Guess the Meanings of These 10 Emojis
There are 2,666 emojis, so don’t be surprised if you don’t know them all. What you may be surprised to find out is that you might be using common emojis in the wrong way!
Of course, a basic understanding of emojis is important beyond your own emoji use—it can play a role in ensuring your kids are using smartphones and social media safely. If you need assistance in monitoring your child’s social media and online activity, try one or all of the five best monitoring apps currently available.
So, find out how many of these commonly used emojis you know the intended meaning of with these ten questions. Then test your children’s knowledge, and see how social media savvy you and your kids are (or are not)! You can read the meaning of each emoji in the answer list below the quiz.
Click on “Answer” to see the correct emoji meaning and learn more.
Brittany Marklin is a contributing writer for Learning Liftoff and a community manager for K12. She coordinates all K12 student contests and connects with families who pursue online education. She attended George Mason University, earning a Bachelor of Science degree in marketing, with a minor in tourism and events management. Brittany spent her first five years at K12 on the social media team where she aided with content and strategy for multiple channels, and helped construct K12’s user-generated content site, “What’s Your Story?” When she’s not working, Brittany loves spending time with her husband and daughter in North Carolina.