Civil Society Charity Quiz

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How much do you know about various charity members and different charity committees? Would you like to try this civil society charity quiz that we have here? The role of civil society charities is to work for people and their social welfare in multiple sectors. These sectors can be related to health, education, disastrous emergencies, and more. So, here are some questions that will increase your knowledge about civil society charities. Let's go!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    This year the sector's had three different ministers. But how long did Brooks Newmark, the second of them, manage to last in the job?
    • A. 

      65 days

    • B. 

      75 days

    • C. 

      85 days

    • D. 

      95 days

  • 2. 
    Which UK charity made the most money from viral craze #icebucketchallenge
    • A. 

      Parkinson's UK

    • B. 

      Macmillan Cancer Support

    • C. 

      MNDA

    • D. 

      Marie Curie

  • 3. 
    In which year was the Statute of Elizabeth the first law governing the charity sector?
    • A. 

      1501

    • B. 

      1551

    • C. 

      1601

    • D. 

      1651

  • 4. 
    Which charity did Javed Khan join this year as chief executive?
    • A. 

      Barnardo's

    • B. 

      Diabetes UK

    • C. 

      Victim Support

    • D. 

      Marie Stopes

  • 5. 
    What is the largest charity in the UK by annual turnover, according to the Charity Commission register?
    • A. 

      Cancer Research UK

    • B. 

      The Wellcome Trust

    • C. 

      The British Council

    • D. 

      The Lloyd's Register Foundation

  • 6. 
    Which charity leader counts David Cameron as his constituency MP?
    • A. 

      Sir Stuart Etherington of NCVO

    • B. 

      Sir Stephen Bubb of Acevo

    • C. 

      Peter Lewis of the Institute of Fundraising

    • D. 

      John Low of CAF

  • 7. 
    What is CC9?
    • A. 

      Charity Commission guidance on campaigning

    • B. 

      Charity Commission guidance on investment

    • C. 

      Charity Commission guidance on trustee duties

    • D. 

      A band from the 1970s who sang 'I'm not in love.'

  • 8. 
    Which of the following has never been a charity minister?
    • A. 

      Angela Smith

    • B. 

      Kevin Brennan

    • C. 

      Stephen Timms

    • D. 

      Phil Hope

  • 9. 
    How many charities are members of the Disasters Emergency Committee?
    • A. 

      13

    • B. 

      14

    • C. 

      15

    • D. 

      16

  • 10. 
    Where does the best paid person in the charity sector work?
    • A. 

      Nuffield Health

    • B. 

      Royal Opera House

    • C. 

      St Andrew's Healthcare

    • D. 

      The Wellcome Trust

  • 11. 
    What were the total emoluments of this extra well-paid individual?
    • A. 

      More than £780,000

    • B. 

      More than £800,000

    • C. 

      More than £820,000

    • D. 

      More than £840,000

  • 12. 
    Which charity gave an award to Tony Blair for his philanthropic work, triggering a petition with more than 122,000 signatures demanding they revoke it?
    • A. 

      Christian Aid

    • B. 

      Oxfam

    • C. 

      Save the Children

    • D. 

      The Iraqi Orphans' Association

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