Are You Smarter Than A 5th Grader? Dennis G. Jerz / 15 Jun 2007 –Are You Smarter Than A 5th Grader? (FOX) I had to guess on one of the history questions, but none of the others were very challenging. I don’t watch the show (we only get one station on our cable-free TV). I just hope the show doesn’t make the smart kids look like freaks.