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Test Your Depression Knowledge

Take this brief seven question quiz and find out how much you know about depression.

1. Depression is: (check all that apply)

A. A serious mental illness characterized by a loss of interest in activities that were once pleasurable

B. A bad mood that goes on too long

C. Extreme sadness because of a negative event in one's life

D. Extreme sadness for no apparent reason