How Well Do You Know Antony J. Blinken?

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How Well Do You Know Antony J. Blinken? - Quiz

What do you know about the US government? How well do you know Antony J. Blinken? Would you like to play this quiz and prove your knowledge right now? Antony J. Blinken is one of the most prominent American government officials as well as a diplomat. He has been in government service for a long period. Here are some questions that will test you as well as provide you with more knowledge about him. Let's go!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    In which year was Antony J. Blinken born?

    • A.

      1959

    • B.

      1960

    • C.

      1961

    • D.

      1962

    Correct Answer
    D. 1962
    Explanation
    Antony J. Blinken was born in 1962.

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  • 2. 

    In which of these states was Antony J. Blinken born?

    • A.

      California

    • B.

      Ohio

    • C.

      New York

    • D.

      None of these

    Correct Answer
    C. New York
    Explanation
    Antony J. Blinken was born in New York.

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  • 3. 

    What's the full name of Antony J. Blinken?

    • A.

      Antony Jay Blinken

    • B.

      Antony John Blinken

    • C.

      Antony Joseph Blinken

    • D.

      Antony Junior Blinken

    Correct Answer
    B. Antony John Blinken
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Antony John Blinken. This is because the question asks for the full name of Antony J. Blinken, and out of the given options, Antony John Blinken is the only one that matches the initials "A.J."

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  • 4. 

    In January 2021, Antony J. Blinken became the _________ United States secretary of state.

    • A.

      71st

    • B.

      72nd

    • C.

      73rd

    • D.

      74th

    Correct Answer
    A. 71st
    Explanation
    In January 2021, Antony J. Blinken became the 71st United States secretary of state.

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  • 5. 

    When did Antony J. Blinken serve as deputy national security advisor?

    • A.

      From 2007 to 2009

    • B.

      From 2009 to 2012

    • C.

      From 2013 to 2015

    • D.

      From 2016 to 2019

    Correct Answer
    C. From 2013 to 2015
    Explanation
    Antony J. Blinken served as deputy national security advisor from 2013 to 2015.

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  • 6. 

    From 2015 to 2017, in which position was Antony J. Blinken?

    • A.

      Deputy national security advisor

    • B.

      Deputy secretary of state

    • C.

      Speaker of the House of Representatives

    • D.

      None of these

    Correct Answer
    B. Deputy secretary of state
    Explanation
    From 2015 to 2017, Antony J. Blinken served as the Deputy Secretary of State. This position is a high-ranking role in the U.S. Department of State, responsible for assisting the Secretary of State in managing the department and conducting foreign policy. As the Deputy Secretary of State, Blinken would have played a crucial role in advising and supporting the Secretary of State in various diplomatic efforts and international relations during that time period.

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  • 7. 

    Antony J. Blinken has played an important role in British and Canadian politics.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The statement is false because Antony J. Blinken is actually an American politician and diplomat, not involved in British or Canadian politics.

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  • 8. 

    In which years did Blinken serve as deputy assistant to the president as well as national security advisor to the vice president?

    • A.

      From 1999 to 2002

    • B.

      From 2002 to 2006

    • C.

      From 2006 to 2009

    • D.

      From 2009 to 2013

    Correct Answer
    D. From 2009 to 2013
    Explanation
    Blinken served as deputy assistant to the president as well as national security advisor to the vice president from 2009 to 2013.

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  • 9. 

    Antony J. Blinken belongs to Jewish parents.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    Antony J. Blinken belongs to Jewish parents, meaning that his parents are of Jewish descent or practice the Jewish faith. This information provides insight into his cultural and religious background, which can be relevant in understanding his perspective and experiences.

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  • 10. 

    Which university did Antony J. Blinken attend from 1980 to 1984?

    • A.

      Harvard University

    • B.

      University of Cambridge

    • C.

      Stanford University

    • D.

      Oxford University

    Correct Answer
    A. Harvard University
    Explanation
    Antony J. Blinken attended Harvard University from 1980 to 1984.

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