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Citizenship Quizzes & Trivia

This test will evaluate your knowledge of material discussed in class. Subjects covered include World Geography, US Foreign Policy, United Nations, Citizenship, World Political Systems, Trade and Commerce, World Order of Nations, The Olympics, and Passport/Visa.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Of the following, which is required of immigrants to become U.S. Citizens?
    • A. 

      Social Security Number

    • B. 

      Demonstrate English Language

    • C. 

      Have a College Degree

    • D. 

      Be a U.S. Citizen

  • 2. 
    Who is the current U.S. Secretary of State?
  • 3. 
    In 2016, where will the Summer Olympic Games be held?
  • 4. 
    Which of the following is not one of the four ways to gain citizenship?
    • A. 

      By Blood

    • B. 

      By Soil

    • C. 

      By Naturalization of Parents

    • D. 

      Join the U.S. Armed Services

  • 5. 
    Of the following, which is the current number of countries that are part of the United Nations?
    • A. 

      105

    • B. 

      1,215

    • C. 

      192

    • D. 

      365

  • 6. 
    According to the Law of Supply and Demand, when supply is high, prices will
    • A. 

      Drop

    • B. 

      Rise

  • 7. 
    According to the Law of Supply and Demand, when supply is low and demand is high, prices will
    • A. 

      Drop

    • B. 

      Rise

  • 8. 
    Which of the following is not a First World Order Country?
    • A. 

      China

    • B. 

      U.S.

    • C. 

      France

  • 9. 
    Which of the following is not a Second World Order Country?
    • A. 

      China

    • B. 

      Mexico

    • C. 

      India

  • 10. 
    Which of the following is not a Third World Order country?
    • A. 

      India

    • B. 

      France

    • C. 

      Kenya

  • 11. 
    Which of the following is the current Secretary General of the United Nations?
    • A. 

      Barack Obama

    • B. 

      Hillary Clinton

    • C. 

      Ban Ki-Moon

    • D. 

      Ki Ban-Moon

  • 12. 
    A ____________________________ gives a U.S. citizen safe passage back into America when traveling.
  • 13. 
    True or False. Hillary Clinton is the U.S. Secretary of Defense.
  • 14. 
    Of the following, which is required of immigrants to become U.S. Citizens?
    • A. 

      Recite the Gettysburg Address

    • B. 

      Be registered to vote

    • C. 

      Have a valid immigrant Visa

    • D. 

      Have a current mailing address

  • 15. 
    According to the video in class, which of the following cities lost the Olympic bid for the 2016 summer games?
    • A. 

      New Orleans

    • B. 

      Los Angeles

    • C. 

      Chicago

    • D. 

      Atlanta

  • 16. 
    Who said the following quote? "All men are interdependent. Every nation is an heir to a vast treasury of ideas and labor to which both the living and the dead of all nations have contributed."
    • A. 

      Frederick Douglass

    • B. 

      Barack Obama

    • C. 

      Martin Luther King, Jr.

    • D. 

      Thomas Jefferson

  • 17. 
    Who is the central figure in U.S. Foreign Policy?
  • 18. 
    True or False. Iraq is one of the five permanent members of the UN Security Council.
  • 19. 
    True or False. The headquarters of the United Nations is located in Washington, D.C.
  • 20. 
    ______________________________ is a market-based economic system, which lets consumers and entrepreneurs make the choices.
  • 21. 
    How many years is an adult Passport good for use?
    • A. 

      1 Year

    • B. 

      5 Years

    • C. 

      10 Years

    • D. 

      Forever

  • 22. 
    Of the following governments, which one resembles America's form of government?
    • A. 

      Democracy

    • B. 

      Republic

    • C. 

      Autocracy

    • D. 

      Oligarchy

  • 23. 
    In class, two recent major world events were mentioned that triggered the response from the Red Cross. Name one of them.
  • 24. 
    What is the name of the charity single created in 1985 by Michael Jackson and Lionel Richie?