Bsc (Hons) Social Policy Quiz (University Of Bristol)

10 Questions | Total Attempts: 327

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Can you unravel the truth in the following questions? Each question is further explored on our BSc (Hons) Social Policy degree course, at the School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, UK.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    • A. 

      HIV/AIDs

    • B. 

      Diarrhea

    • C. 

      Malaria

    • D. 

      Prematurity

  • 2. 
    The United States imprisons more people than any other country in the world, at almost 2.3 million. True or False?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Crime claims more lives than air pollution.  True or False?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Government social policies and tax policies can reduce child poverty by up to two-thirds. True or False?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Approximately how many people each year die in the UK through not being able to heat their homes properly?
    • A. 

      None

    • B. 

      2,700

    • C. 

      27,000

  • 6. 
    Which of the following is responsible for the most deaths of women aged 15 - 44? 
    • A. 

      Cancer

    • B. 

      Malaria

    • C. 

      Traffic deaths

    • D. 

      War

    • E. 

      Gender-based violence

  • 7. 
    Four schools are ranked as follows from 1-4 in the league tables: (1) School A; (2) School B; (3) School C; (4) School D. True or False: we can deduce that school A is better than school B, which is better than school C, which is better than school D.  
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    True or false: Evidence based policy is based on a scientific and unbiased consideration of the evidence.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Over the last ten years, school children have been smoking, drinking alcohol and using illegal drugs more.   True or false? 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Illegal drug use is going up, and the ‘drugs problem’ is getting worse. True or false?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False