Department For Education (dfe) Quiz

10 Questions
Department For Education (dfe) Quiz

The Department of education is a department of her majesty's government responsible for child protection, education, apprenticeships, and wider skills in England. The DfE is also responsible for women and equalities policy. Try our small and easy quiz and find out if you know more or less about this department.

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    In what year was this department created?
    • A. 

      In 2007

    • B. 

      In 2008

    • C. 

      In 2010

    • D. 

      In 2009

  • 2. 
    What is its jurisdiction?
    • A. 

      England

    • B. 

      Wales

    • C. 

      Jamaica

    • D. 

      Ireland

  • 3. 
    Where is its headquarters?
    • A. 

      In Sanctuary Buildings, London.

    • B. 

      In Eastern London

    • C. 

      Near Big Ben.

    • D. 

      Near the London Bridge

  • 4. 
    How was its predecessor named in 1888?
    • A. 

      The Privy Council

    • B. 

      The Council of Education

    • C. 

      The Committee of Education

    • D. 

      The Committee of the Privy Council of Education

  • 5. 
    Who leads this department?
    • A. 

      The Head of State for Education

    • B. 

      The Secretary of State

    • C. 

      The Secretary of State for Education

    • D. 

      The Secretary of State and Education

  • 6. 
    What's the name of the Permanent Secretary to this date?
    • A. 

      Jonah Salt

    • B. 

      Jonathan Salter

    • C. 

      Jonathan Slater

    • D. 

      Jonah Abrams

  • 7. 
    What's this department responsible for?
    • A. 

      Education, Children's services, higher and further education policy, apprenticeships, etc.

    • B. 

      Children's health and apprenticeships.

    • C. 

      Lower education and apprenticeships.

    • D. 

      Children's mental health and lower education.

  • 8. 
    Which one of these people is part of the non-executive board?
    • A. 

      Robert Plank

    • B. 

      Tom Plank

    • C. 

      David Miller

    • D. 

      Sam Gordon

  • 9. 
    Which one of these job titles is part of the management board?
    • A. 

      Director general, Education standards- Paul Kett.

    • B. 

      Secretary General-Paul Kett.

    • C. 

      Second in command-Paul Kett

    • D. 

      Director General, Education standards- Paul Brett.

  • 10. 
    In which cities can you find this department too?
    • A. 

      Manchester, Sheffield, Darlington, and Coventry.

    • B. 

      Manchester and Coventry.

    • C. 

      Coventry.

    • D. 

      Wales and Manchester.