Trivia Quiz: Illegal Immigration In The U.S

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Trivia Quiz: Illegal Immigration In The U.S - Quiz

Below is a Trivia quiz on illegal migration in the USA. In the past few years,’ illegal migration has been a major issue for America where people have been known to pass through the porous borders and even live their whole lives as undocumented. Do you know some of the laws on illegal migration and consequences if broken? Take this test to refresh your memory!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    How many undocumented immigrants are estimated to live in the United States?

    • A.

      15.6 Million

    • B.

      22.1 Million

    • C.

      10.8 Million

    • D.

      8.6 Million

    Correct Answer
    C. 10.8 Million
    Explanation
    The estimated number of undocumented immigrants living in the United States is 10.8 million. This figure is based on various studies and research conducted by organizations and government agencies. It is important to note that estimating the exact number of undocumented immigrants is challenging due to their undocumented status. However, based on available data and statistical analysis, 10.8 million is the most widely accepted estimate.

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  • 2. 

    What is one legal standard a person must meet before becoming a US citizen?

    • A.

      Learn the Star Spangled Banner

    • B.

      Speak a foreign language

    • C.

      Show good moral character

    • D.

      Reside in the United States for three months

    Correct Answer
    C. Show good moral character
    Explanation
    Before becoming a US citizen, one must meet the legal standard of showing good moral character. This means that the person must demonstrate honesty, integrity, and ethical behavior in their personal and professional life. This requirement is important to ensure that individuals seeking citizenship align with the values and principles of the United States.

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  • 3. 

    How many immigrants in the United States achieve legal permanent resident (LPR) status each year?

    • A.

      About 4.4 Million

    • B.

      About 1.1 Million

    • C.

      About 280 thousand

    • D.

      About 436 thousand

    Correct Answer
    B. About 1.1 Million
    Explanation
    Approximately 1.1 million immigrants in the United States achieve legal permanent resident (LPR) status each year.

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  • 4. 

    Along with rights and privileges of citizenship come certain responsibilities. What is a responsibility of U.S. citizenship?

    • A.

      Attend Congressional meetings

    • B.

      Support and defend the Constitution and the laws of the United States

    • C.

      Serve the United States (e.g. in military service) when required

    • D.

      All of the above

    • E.

      B and C

    Correct Answer
    E. B and C
    Explanation
    A responsibility of U.S. citizenship is to support and defend the Constitution and the laws of the United States. Another responsibility is to serve the United States, such as in military service, when required.

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  • 5. 

    How has the recession affected the number of undocumented immigrants in the United States? The Population of undocumented immigrants in the United States has

    • A.

      Increased by 4 Million

    • B.

      Increased by 2 Million

    • C.

      Declined by 2 Million

    • D.

      Declined by 800,000

    • E.

      Stayed the same

    Correct Answer
    D. Declined by 800,000
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Declined by 800,000". The recession has had a negative impact on the number of undocumented immigrants in the United States. Economic downturns often lead to a decrease in job opportunities and a decrease in demand for labor, which can discourage undocumented immigrants from entering or staying in the country. Additionally, stricter immigration enforcement policies and increased deportations during the recession may have contributed to the decline in the number of undocumented immigrants.

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  • 6. 

    What percentage of the 46.3 million uninsured population in the United States are undocumented immigrants?

    • A.

      13%- 6 Million

    • B.

      8%- 3.7 Million

    • C.

      20%- 9.3 Million

    • D.

      23%- 10.6 million

    Correct Answer
    A. 13%- 6 Million
    Explanation
    Approximately 13% of the 46.3 million uninsured population in the United States are estimated to be undocumented immigrants, which amounts to around 6 million people.

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  • 7. 

    Nickname for the group of people who believe that access to healthcare is a basic human right.

    • A.

      Nationalists

    • B.

      Libertarians

    • C.

      Constitutionalists

    • D.

      Humanists

    Correct Answer
    D. Humanists
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Humanists. Humanists are individuals who believe in the inherent worth and dignity of every human being. They advocate for equal access to healthcare as they view it as a fundamental human right. This belief aligns with the idea that everyone should have the opportunity to receive necessary medical care and treatment, regardless of their socioeconomic status or other factors.

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  • 8. 

    Nickname for the group of people who believe that illegal immigrants have no right to healthcare because they believe illegal immigrants have no right to be in this country.

    • A.

      Nationalists

    • B.

      Libertarians

    • C.

      Constitutionalists

    • D.

      Humanists

    Correct Answer
    A. Nationalists
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Nationalists because nationalists are individuals who prioritize the interests and well-being of their own nation above those of other countries. In this context, the nickname for the group of people who believe that illegal immigrants have no right to healthcare aligns with the nationalist ideology, as they believe that healthcare should only be provided to citizens or legal residents of their own country.

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