We all have a worldview, a set of glasses that affects how we see the world around us. This determines how we perceive what we receive, in terms of information and evidence. Unfortunately, it can also fence us in by keeping alternate viewpoints at a 'safe' distance.
Breaking any paradigm down to the basics is going to seem simplistic and maybe a little offensive. It is not my intention here to offend anyone. This is just a challenge for you to jump the fences of your confirmation bias and roam free.
For each section, there are some quick statements. You can respond to those, or read a little further below each for some more thoughts before you proceed.
Understand that this is more than just a quiz or some cerebral calisthenics as a diversion. The answer to this pivotal question will directly impact your future.