Do You Know Your LGBT Facts?

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Do You Know Your LGBT Facts?

The LGBT community is finally being recognized more and more in the US. It is certainly a great time to be alive. It is necessary for all of us to be up to speed about the history of the LGBT community. Take the following quiz and learn your facts.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who was the first openly gay elected official in the United States?
    • A. 

      Ellen Degeneres

    • B. 

      Barney Frank

    • C. 

      Harvey Milk

    • D. 

      Sharon Lubinski

  • 2. 
    In what year was same-sex marriage legalized nationwide in the United States?
    • A. 

      2012

    • B. 

      2016

    • C. 

      2013

    • D. 

      2015

  • 3. 
    • A. 

      Oscar Wilde

    • B. 

      Jane Austen

    • C. 

      Edgar Allen Poe

    • D. 

      Louisa May Alcott

  • 4. 
    A legal defense called Gay/Trans Panic Defense exists and is valid to use in the event of a murderer claiming temporary insanity in the presence of a homosexual or transgender individual. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Who designed the rainbow pride flag?
    • A. 

      Anderson Cooper

    • B. 

      Gilbert Baker

    • C. 

      Francis Scott Key

    • D. 

      Harry Hay

  • 6. 
    True or false: homosexuals were not targeted in the Holocaust.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    As of March 2015, which metro area has the highest population of LGBT people?  source: Gallup survey  
    • A. 

      Austin, TX

    • B. 

      New York City, NY

    • C. 

      San Francisco, CA

    • D. 

      Portland, OR

  • 8. 
    As of March 2015, which metro area in the U.S. has the lowest population of LGBT identifying individuals? source: Gallup survey
    • A. 

      Birmingham, AL

    • B. 

      Raleigh, NC

    • C. 

      Memphis, TN

    • D. 

      Pittsburgh, PA

  • 9. 
    For the 2015-2016 TV season, LGB characters made up __% of cable network appearances. source: GLAAD - Where We Are on TV Report - 2015​
    • A. 

      0.8%

    • B. 

      4%

    • C. 

      7%

    • D. 

      13%

  • 10. 
    LGBT youth make up an estimated 45% of homeless youth. source: True Colors Fund
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False