Central Hardin students are ahead of the curve on the new mandate. Wortham said all the juniors in the school already passed the citizenship test, one less graduation requirement for them to worry about come graduation next year.
"Not all of it is common knowledge," Central Hard High School junior Skyler Lucas explained. "You have to know more about the government than what you learned."
A student can take the exam as many times as needed. It has 100 questions, and 60 percent is a passing grade. Perhaps history and civics goes along with calculus and chemistry as subjects most of us forget after high school.
To take the online version of the U.S. Citizenship test for yourself, click here.