What do you know about diapering, bathing, and feeding a newborn? Take this quiz and find out!
Can You Pass This New Mom IQ Quiz? 👶🏻 Questions
How many times a day does the average newborn eat?
On the hour every hour
Three meals a day
Eight to ten times
What's the number one never-leave-home-without-it item you should bring for an afternoon at the park with your 6-month-old?
The video camera
A burp cloth
How long should you let your newborn cry before responding?
Pick him up right away instead of letting him cry
Until he stops
Ten to 15 minutes
What's the standard advice on how long after childbirth you should wait until you and your partner can have sex again?
When can you start reading to your baby?
4 to 6 months
When he can sit up on his own
Right away, it's never too soon
A friend of yours has just given birth. What sort of postpartum present would your friend-turned-mom probably appreciate the most?
A bouquet of flowers
A gift certificate to pamper herself with a facial, massage, or manicure
An outfit for the baby
What do Graco, Peg Perego, and Maclaren have in common?
They make pasta and tomato sauce
They were heroes in World War I
They build sturdy strollers
Which one of these should you use to clean your baby's umbilical cord?
Nothing, it's best to leave it alone
Soap and water
Which of these items is the odd one out?
Where's the safest place in the car for your new baby to ride?
In an infant car seat facing backward in the front seat
In an infant car seat facing backward in the backseat
On someone's lap in the backseat
What is the most useful thing you can bring a breastfeeding mom?
Her favorite beer
A glass of water
At what age do most babies sleep through the night?
The "baby blues" refers to:
The color of all newborn babies' eyes
Songs women sing in the delivery room
Sadness and moodiness that a woman may experience after giving birth
What's the safest position for babies to sleep in?
On his tummy
On his back
On his side
About how many diapers do most newborns wet every day?
Four to six
Three to five
Eight to ten