Global Poverty And Microfinance

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Poverty Quizzes & Trivia

Test your knowledge of Global Poverty and learn about Microfinance and Opportunity International


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    If the world were a village of 100 people, how many would live without access to clean water?
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      18

    • C. 

      43

    • D. 

      31

  • 2. 
    If the world were a village of 100 people, how many would be hungry or malnourished?
    • A. 

      13

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      19

    • D. 

      10

  • 3. 
    If the world were a village of 100 people, how many would have a high school education or its equivalent?
    • A. 

      51

    • B. 

      34

    • C. 

      22

    • D. 

      7

  • 4. 
    If the world were a village of 100 people, how many would have a bank account?
    • A. 

      94

    • B. 

      78

    • C. 

      42

    • D. 

      30

  • 5. 
    If the world were a village of 100 people, how many would live on less than $2 per day?
    • A. 

      19

    • B. 

      68

    • C. 

      53

    • D. 

      24

  • 6. 
    Currently, it is estimated that all microfinance providers combined reach what percentage of the 600 million people worldwide who could benefit from microfinance?
    • A. 

      1-3%

    • B. 

      7-10%

    • C. 

      10-20%

    • D. 

      45-50%

  • 7. 
    What year was declared the "International Year of Microcredit" by the United Nations (UN)?
    • A. 

      1999

    • B. 

      1971

    • C. 

      2010

    • D. 

      2005

  • 8. 
    What pioneer(s) of modern day microcredit received the Nobel Peace Prize in 2006?
    • A. 

      Bill and Melinda Gates

    • B. 

      Ross Clemenger

    • C. 

      Muhammed Yunus

    • D. 

      Natalie Portman

  • 9. 
    How many countries does Opportunity International currently work in, including both supporting and implementing partners?
    • A. 

      24

    • B. 

      45

    • C. 

      13

    • D. 

      29

  • 10. 
    What is the average size of an Opportunity International Trust Group?
    • A. 

      10-30

    • B. 

      75-100

    • C. 

      One family unit

    • D. 

      As many as want to join

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