Khaled Hosseini Biography Quiz

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  • 1. 

    When was Khlaled Hosseini born?

    • A.

      March 4 1965

    • B.

      December 9 1963

    • C.

      February 19 1963

    Correct Answer
    A. March 4 1965
  • 2. 

    He is from...

    • A.

      Afghanistan 1) When was Khlaled Hosseini born?

    • B.

      Egypt

    • C.

      Paris

    Correct Answer
    A. Afghanistan 1) When was Khlaled Hosseini born?
  • 3. 

    Where did Hosseini attend college/university?

    • A.

      San Jose University

    • B.

      Santa Clara University

    • C.

      University of California

    Correct Answer
    B. Santa Clara University
    Explanation
    Hosseini attended Santa Clara University for his college education.

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  • 4. 

    In what year did Hosseini earn his Bachelor's Degree?

    • A.

      1986

    • B.

      1983

    • C.

      1988

    Correct Answer
    C. 1988
    Explanation
    Hosseini earned his Bachelor's Degree in 1988.

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  • 5. 

    Why didn't Hosseini's father move back to Afghanistan?

    • A.

      PDPA had seized power in Afghanistan

    • B.

      They had no money

    • C.

      They didnt want to

    Correct Answer
    A. PDPA had seized power in Afghanistan
    Explanation
    Hosseini's father did not move back to Afghanistan because the PDPA (People's Democratic Party of Afghanistan) had seized power in the country. This suggests that the political situation in Afghanistan had become unstable or unfavorable under the PDPA's rule, which may have discouraged Hosseini's father from returning. The answer implies that the political circumstances were the primary reason for his decision, rather than financial constraints or personal preference.

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  • 6. 

    In 1970 Hosseini and his family moved to Iran

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The statement "In 1970 Hosseini and his family moved to Iran" is true. This means that in the year 1970, Hosseini and his family relocated to Iran.

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  • 7. 

    Hosseini is currently a Goodwill Envoy for the UNHCR

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    Hosseini's current role as a Goodwill Envoy for the UNHCR indicates that he is indeed currently serving in this position. This role involves advocating for and raising awareness about the plight of refugees and displaced persons, which aligns with Hosseini's humanitarian efforts and his commitment to addressing global issues. As a Goodwill Envoy, he likely works closely with the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees to support their initiatives and promote the rights and well-being of refugees worldwide. Therefore, the statement "Hosseini is currently a Goodwill Envoy for the UNHCR" is true.

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  • 8. 

    Hosseini lived in poverty through most of his life

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The given statement suggests that Hosseini lived in poverty for the majority of his life. However, the correct answer is False. The explanation for this is not available.

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  • 9. 

    The Kite Runner was Hosseini's 2nd and last book pulblished till now

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The statement is false because The Kite Runner was actually Hosseini's first book published, not his second and last. He has since published several other books, including A Thousand Splendid Suns and And the Mountains Echoed.

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  • 10. 

    Khaled Hosseini currently lives in Afghanistan

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    Khaled Hosseini does not currently live in Afghanistan. He was born in Afghanistan but has been living in the United States since the age of 15. He is an American citizen and resides in California.

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