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Take The Idahot Quiz Challenge!

Choose the one correct answer to each of the questions to follow.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    It was on May 17th of which year that the World Health Organization declassified homosexuality as a mental disorder?
    • A. 

      1979

    • B. 

      1990

    • C. 

      2007

  • 2. 
    How many countries allow same-sex marriage? ​
    • A. 

      22

    • B. 

      35

    • C. 

      40

  • 3. 
    The “T” in LGBTI stands for Transgender. What does the “I” stand for?
    • A. 

      In-transition

    • B. 

      Intersex

    • C. 

      Independent

  • 4. 
    True or False: The word “lesbian” is derived from the Greek island Lesbos, home of Greek poetess Sappho.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Any for of harassment — including conduct which can be considered a result of homophobia and/or transphobia — in the workplace violates FAO principles of acting with courtesy, dignity, tolerance, sensitivity and respect for differences toward other FAO personnel. If you observe or are the victim of harassment, you should:
    • A. 

      Alert all your colleagues as soon as possible.

    • B. 

      Post in the intranet forum “Harassment Corner”.

    • C. 

      Submit a confidential written complaint to the Office of the Inspector General.

  • 6. 
    True or False: If a staff member enters into a same-sex marriage, civil union, or domestic partnership in a country where such arrangement is legally recognized, FAO will extend entitlements to the staff member's spouse/partner.  
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    True or False: The UN provider of pension benefits, the UNJSPF, now recognizes equal pension benefits for spouses of LGBTI staff members.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Gilbert Baker designed the rainbow flag, or Pride Flag, in San Francisco in 1978. The flag, whose number of stripes has since been reduced, remains the most prominent symbol of lesbian and gay pride. Originally, the colors hot pink, red, orange, yellow, green, turquoise, indigo, and violet represented, respectively:
    • A. 

      Love, peaceful resistance, happiness, life, unity, respect, and pride

    • B. 

      Sexuality, life, healing, sunlight, nature, magic, serenity, and the spirit

    • C. 

      Indignation, difference, strength, growth, intelligence, and awareness

  • 9. 
    True or False: Human sexual orientation is a “choice”.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Legal and social recognition of same-sex couples:
    • A. 

      Could have a positive impact on the health of only the LGBTI community.

    • B. 

      Could have a positive impact on the health of the LGBTI community as well as the general population.

    • C. 

      Would have no impact on public health.

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