How much do you know about pancreatic cancer?

Take this quiz and see what you really know about this deadly disease. Share your results on social media, and help us spread the word for Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month! For more information about pancreatic cancer, and the sources for these answers, check out our website.

Project Purple
On Oct 28, 2015
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True or False: Death rates for pancreatic cancer are increasing while for most other cancers are declining.

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Pancreatic cancer is often detected too late because...

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Pancreatic cancer is currently ranked as #4 on the list of deadliest cancers. What will its ranking be by 2020, according to researcher projections?

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Which of these organs is the pancreas?

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Which of these is a common symptom of pancreatic cancer?

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True or False: children cannot develop pancreatic cancer.

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What is the survival rate for patients five years after their diagnosis?

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According to researcher estimates*, about how many people will die from pancreatic cancer in 2015?
*American Cancer Society (

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