Awareness Quiz On Violence Against Women! Trivia

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Awareness Quiz On Violence Against Women! Trivia

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    At what age are women at the greatest risk of nonfatal intimate partner violence?
    • A. 

      15-19

    • B. 

      20-24

    • C. 

      25-29

    • D. 

      30+

  • 2. 
    At a college with approximately 10,000 female students, how many rapes would you expect to occur in a single year?
    • A. 

      75

    • B. 

      200

    • C. 

      350

    • D. 

      450

  • 3. 
    Only one-quarter of all _____ are reported to the police.
    • A. 

      Physical assaults

    • B. 

      Rapes

    • C. 

      Stalkings

    • D. 

      Cyber sexual harassment

  • 4. 
    Which Western culture has the highest incidence of rape?
    • A. 

      Scandinavia

    • B. 

      South America

    • C. 

      Amsterdam

    • D. 

      United States

  • 5. 
    What portion of female homicide victims is killed by an intimate partner?
    • A. 

      One half

    • B. 

      One third

    • C. 

      One quarter

    • D. 

      One fifth

  • 6. 
    Which of the following about female circumcision is true?
    • A. 

      It is only the removal of part of the clitoral hood.

    • B. 

      In many cases it may include the removal of all external genatalia, and the vagina is mostly sewn up, only allowing for the passage of urine and menstrual blood.

    • C. 

      There are no known detrimental side effects.

    • D. 

      Female circumcision is no longer performed.

  • 7. 
    Girls under the age of 18 constitute more than ___% of first time rapes.
    • A. 

      10

    • B. 

      20

    • C. 

      35

    • D. 

      50

  • 8. 
    Which American ethnic group is most likely to be raped?
    • A. 

      Asian

    • B. 

      African American

    • C. 

      Caucasian

    • D. 

      American Indian

    • E. 

      Hispanic

  • 9. 
    As a female college student, approximately what is your chance of being raped over the course of your collegiate experience?
    • A. 

      One-in-four

    • B. 

      One-in-ten

    • C. 

      One-in-twenty

    • D. 

      One-in-thirty-five

  • 10. 
    Of the following situations, which do you consider to be rape?
    • A. 

      Rebecca has had a crush on Drew for several months. He finally asked her out to dinner. Wanting to look her best she wears a low cut, open back dress. On the way home from dinner Drew pulls the car over and forces her to perform oral sex on him.

    • B. 

      Nancy is at a party with some friends when she goes to hang out with a friend from class, Jim. They both have several drinks, and Jim takes off her pants. She says no once, but Jim assumes she is just trying not to seem “easy” and forces her into having sexual intercourse.

    • C. 

      Kevin and Deb have been dating for a month. Deb spent the night at Kevin’s place, and woke up to find Kevin inserting a flashlight into her vagina.

    • D. 

      All of the above.

    • E. 

      A and B only

  • 11. 
    Up to ___% of women have been sexually harassed in the workplace.
    • A. 

      70

    • B. 

      58

    • C. 

      33

    • D. 

      85

  • 12. 
    Frenchie and Ricardo are working on a project together.  After a few weeks of working on their project, during the last meeting, Ricardo says “You know Frenchie, we’ve been meeting for 3 weeks now, and I can’t help but notice how good you look in those jeans you wear to class.  I was wondering why you don’t wear them when we meet together.”
    • A. 

      This is not sexual harassment; Ricardo is just giving her a compliment.

    • B. 

      This is not sexual harassment because Ricardo’s comment doesn’t pose a threat.

    • C. 

      This is not sexual harassment, Frenchie probably wants attention.

    • D. 

      This is sexual harassment.

  • 13. 
    Approximately ___ million of women have undergone female genital mutilation (female circumcision).
    • A. 

      2

    • B. 

      20

    • C. 

      50

    • D. 

      80

    • E. 

      105

  • 14. 
    In the US, approximately ____% of women physically or verbally fight back during an attack.
    • A. 

      45

    • B. 

      55

    • C. 

      65

    • D. 

      75

  • 15. 
    Women in the military are less likely to become victims of gendered forms of violence, such as sexual assault, intimate partner violence, and sexual harassment.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    At least one in two women will be victims of childhood sexual abuse, adult sexual assault, intimate partner violence or domestic violence, or sexual harassment at some time in their life.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    Women who are victims of one of these forms of abuse are more likely to become victims of another.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    THE REMAINING QUESTIONS ARE BASED ON STRONGLY MALE-DOMINATED CULTURES, SUCH AS CERTAIN AREAS IN THE MIDDLE EAST. Studies have shown that with increase in age, women feel their power ________.
    • A. 

      Increases

    • B. 

      Decreases

    • C. 

      Is almost always non-existent

  • 19. 
    The most prevalent stance on partner violence (such as beating) is that it is meant to educate the wife, and not hurt her.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    Most women do report verbal and physical abuse from their husbands, but usually, no action is taken in response to these reports. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False