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11/20/2010 09:40 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Less Than Half The Nation Knows That GOP Took Back The House: Pew Poll

While the GOP's blowout win in the midterm elections sent shock waves through the political world, the general public is apparently having a difficult time remembering that it even happened.

According to a new Pew poll, less than half the nation is aware that Republicans won back control of the House of Representatives, although 75 percent correctly identified the GOP as outperforming the Democrats in the midterms.

The finding is part of a Pew poll that tested Americans' current events knowledge. Check out CNN's breakdown for more findings.

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