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2014 Zeta Tau Alpha initiation quiz for the Beta Theta chapter at Franklin College.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    The original name for the fraternity was...

    • A.

      The Farmville Nine

    • B.

      ???

    • C.

      Zeta Tau Aloha

    • D.

      None are correct

    Correct Answer
    B. ???
  • 2. 

    The flower of Zeta Tau Alpha is

    • A.

      The white violet

    • B.

      The white rose

    • C.

      The white lily

    • D.

      The white carnation

    Correct Answer
    A. The white violet
    Explanation
    The flower of Zeta Tau Alpha is the white violet.

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  • 3. 

    Which of these is not a symbol of Zeta Tau Alpha?

    • A.

      A carpenter square pledge pin

    • B.

      A five-pointed crown

    • C.

      A strawberry

    • D.

      A bunny

    Correct Answer
    D. A bunny
    Explanation
    Zeta Tau Alpha is a women's fraternity in the United States. The organization's symbols include a carpenter square pledge pin, a five-pointed crown, and a strawberry. However, a bunny is not a symbol of Zeta Tau Alpha.

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  • 4. 

    Zeta Tau Alpha's colors are

    • A.

      Sky blue and silver

    • B.

      Sky blue and steel gray

    • C.

      Turquoise blue and steel gray

    • D.

      Turquoise blue and silver

    Correct Answer
    C. Turquoise blue and steel gray
    Explanation
    Zeta Tau Alpha's colors are turquoise blue and steel gray. This can be inferred from the given options where all other combinations of colors are incorrect.

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  • 5. 

    Zeta Tau Alpha was founded at

    • A.

      University of Virginia in Charlottesville, Virginia

    • B.

      Indiana University in Indianapolis, Indiana

    • C.

      Longwood University in Farmville, Virginia

    • D.

      University of Farmville in Normal, Virginia

    Correct Answer
    C. Longwood University in Farmville, Virginia
    Explanation
    Zeta Tau Alpha was founded at Longwood University in Farmville, Virginia. This information is stated clearly in the given options.

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  • 6. 

    Zeta Tau Alpha was founded to ensure lasting friendships among its members.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    Zeta Tau Alpha was founded with the purpose of fostering long-lasting friendships among its members. This suggests that the organization places a strong emphasis on building and maintaining relationships within its sisterhood.

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  • 7. 

    When was Zeta Tau Alpha founded? (day, month, year)

    Correct Answer
    October 15, 1898
    Oct. 15, 1898
    10/15/1898
    15 October 1898
    October 15 1898
    Explanation
    Zeta Tau Alpha was founded on October 15, 1898.

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  • 8. 

    The philanthropic branch of Zeta Tau Alpha is the ZTAF. The "F" stands for

    • A.

      Fund

    • B.

      Foundation

    • C.

      Federation

    • D.

      Fraternity

    Correct Answer
    B. Foundation
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Foundation." The philanthropic branch of Zeta Tau Alpha is called ZTAF, and the "F" in ZTAF stands for Foundation. A foundation is an organization that provides financial support for various causes and projects. In this context, the Zeta Tau Alpha Foundation is likely responsible for fundraising and distributing funds to support philanthropic endeavors undertaken by the Zeta Tau Alpha sorority.

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  • 9. 

    What is Zeta Tau Alpha's national philanthrophy?

    • A.

      Breast Cancer Education and Awareness

    • B.

      Susan G. Komen

    • C.

      Race for the Cure

    • D.

      The Young Survivor Coalition

    Correct Answer
    A. Breast Cancer Education and Awareness
    Explanation
    Zeta Tau Alpha's national philanthropy is Breast Cancer Education and Awareness. This means that the organization focuses on spreading knowledge about breast cancer and promoting awareness about the disease. They may organize events, fundraisers, and educational campaigns to support this cause. The Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure and The Young Survivor Coalition are both organizations that work towards breast cancer education and awareness, so it is possible that Zeta Tau Alpha collaborates with them or supports their initiatives.

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  • 10. 

    What is your chapter's Greek name?

    Correct Answer
    Beta Theta
    beta theta
    Zeta Tau Alpha Beta Theta
    Explanation
    The chapter's Greek name is Beta Theta, as indicated by the answer options. The repetition of "beta theta" and the inclusion of "Zeta Tau Alpha Beta Theta" suggest that the chapter is associated with the Zeta Tau Alpha sorority and its specific chapter name is Beta Theta.

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  • 11. 

    What year was your chapter founded?

    Correct Answer
    1927
    Explanation
    The chapter was founded in 1927.

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  • 12. 

    Name an award your chapter has received.

    Correct Answer
    Silver award
    silver award
    Explanation
    The chapter has received the Silver award, which is a recognition or honor given to them for their achievements or accomplishments. This award acknowledges their excellence and success in a particular field or category. It is a testament to their hard work, dedication, and commitment to their chapter's goals and objectives. The repetition of "silver award" suggests that it is a significant and notable accomplishment for the chapter.

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  • 13. 

    Who is your Province President?

    Correct Answer
    Caitlin Moulton
    caitlin moulton
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Caitlin Moulton. The answer provided matches the given question and is consistent in capitalization and spelling. Therefore, Caitlin Moulton is the Province President according to the given information.

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  • 14. 

    Name one of your chapter advisors.

    Correct Answer
    Stephanie
    stephanie
    Explanation
    The answer to the question is Stephanie or stephanie because it is mentioned in the given information that one of the chapter advisors is Stephanie.

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  • 15. 

    What is Zeta Tau Alpha's open motto?

    Correct Answer
    Seek the Noblest
    seek the noblest
    Explanation
    The open motto of Zeta Tau Alpha is "Seek the Noblest." This motto emphasizes the importance of striving for excellence and pursuing the highest ideals in all aspects of life. By seeking the noblest, members of Zeta Tau Alpha are encouraged to constantly improve themselves and make a positive impact on the world around them. The repetition of "seek the noblest" in the answer reinforces the significance and commitment to this motto.

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  • 16. 

    What is Zeta Tau Alpha's policy on underage drinking?

    Correct Answer
    No tolerance
    no tolerance
    Explanation
    Zeta Tau Alpha has a strict policy of no tolerance towards underage drinking. This means that the organization does not allow any form of alcohol consumption for individuals who are below the legal drinking age. This policy is likely in place to ensure the safety and well-being of its members, as well as to comply with legal regulations regarding alcohol consumption.

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  • 17. 

    What is the name of Zeta Tau Alpha's magazine?

    Correct Answer
    Themis
    themis
    Explanation
    The name of Zeta Tau Alpha's magazine is "Themis."

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  • 18. 

    When attending a ritual service, a ZTA member would wear

    • A.

      A black dress

    • B.

      A white dress

    • C.

      A cream-colored dress

    • D.

      A white or a cream-colored dress can be worn

    Correct Answer
    B. A white dress
    Explanation
    A ZTA member would wear a white dress when attending a ritual service. This is because white is often associated with purity, innocence, and spirituality. In many cultures and religions, white is considered a symbol of reverence and is commonly worn during religious ceremonies. Therefore, it is likely that a ZTA member would choose to wear a white dress to show respect and adherence to the ritual service.

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  • 19. 

    What is the name of Zeta Tau Alpha's patron goddess?

    Correct Answer
    Themis
    themis
    Explanation
    Themis is the correct answer for the name of Zeta Tau Alpha's patron goddess. Themis is a Greek goddess associated with divine law, order, and justice. She is often depicted as holding scales, symbolizing her role in maintaining balance and fairness. As Zeta Tau Alpha is a sorority that values sisterhood and service, it is fitting that they would have Themis as their patron goddess, as she represents the principles they strive to uphold.

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  • 20. 

    In ZTA, new members may not be hazed by older members, but after initiation, hazing of initiated members is allowed.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    In ZTA, new members may not be hazed by older members, but after initiation, hazing of initiated members is allowed. This statement is false. The correct answer is False because ZTA, which stands for Zeta Tau Alpha, is a sorority that has a strict policy against hazing. Hazing is not allowed at any stage, whether it is for new members or initiated members.

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  • 21. 

    Plummer Jones and Giles Mebane Smith, students at the College of William and Mary, assisted the women in developing Zeta Tau Alpha's rituals and traditions. 

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    Plummer Jones and Giles Mebane Smith, who were students at the College of William and Mary, played a role in helping the women develop Zeta Tau Alpha's rituals and traditions. This suggests that the statement "Plummer Jones and Giles Mebane Smith, students at the College of William and Mary, assisted the women in developing Zeta Tau Alpha's rituals and traditions" is true.

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  • 22. 

    Why is the strawberry special to ZTA?

    Correct Answer
    An admirer of Mary Jones Batte sent her some as a gift
    Explanation
    The strawberry is special to ZTA because an admirer of Mary Jones Batte sent her some as a gift. This suggests that the strawberry holds sentimental value to ZTA and may be associated with a meaningful memory or relationship.

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  • 23. 

    Zeta Tau Alpha International Office (national headquarters) is located in

    • A.

      Indianapolis, Indiana

    • B.

      Farmville, Virginia

    • C.

      St. Louis, Missouri

    • D.

      The home city of the current National President

    Correct Answer
    A. Indianapolis, Indiana
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Indianapolis, Indiana. This can be inferred from the fact that the question asks for the location of the Zeta Tau Alpha International Office (national headquarters), and Indianapolis, Indiana is one of the options given.

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  • 24. 

    Who is Zeta's current National President?

    Correct Answer
    Carolyn Hof Carpenter
    Explanation
    Carolyn Hof Carpenter is the current National President of Zeta.

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  • 25. 

    Members of National Council are appointed by the Executive Director for two-year terms.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    Members of the National Council are not appointed by the Executive Director for two-year terms. The correct answer is False.

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  • 26. 

    The Constitution and the Bylaws of Zeta Tau Alpha are voted on by the delegates to Convention.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The explanation for the correct answer is that the Constitution and Bylaws of Zeta Tau Alpha are indeed voted on by the delegates to Convention. This means that the members of Zeta Tau Alpha, who are represented by the delegates, have the opportunity to participate in the decision-making process and have a say in the creation and amendment of the organization's governing documents. This democratic approach ensures that the Constitution and Bylaws reflect the collective will and values of the members.

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  • 27. 

    The letters NHC stand for the National Housing Corporation

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The statement is true because NHC is an acronym that stands for the National Housing Corporation. Acronyms are commonly used to represent long or complex names or phrases, and in this case, NHC is used to refer to the National Housing Corporation. Therefore, the answer is true.

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  • 28. 

    When you purchase a badge for initiation, it is on lease to you for as long as you live or remain a member of ZTA.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    This statement suggests that when you purchase a badge for initiation, it is not a permanent possession but rather a lease. The lease is valid for as long as you live or remain a member of ZTA. This implies that if you no longer remain a member or pass away, the lease for the badge would end. Therefore, the statement is true.

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  • 29. 

    Which of the following are required for Initiation into ZTA?

    • A.

      You must purchase a badge.

    • B.

      You must attend 90 percent of the new member meetings.

    • C.

      You must learn and recite The Creed

    • D.

      You must complete an alcohol education course

    • E.

      All of these are required.

    Correct Answer
    E. All of these are required.
    Explanation
    Initiation into ZTA requires fulfilling all of the mentioned requirements, which include attending 90 percent of the new member meetings, learning and reciting The Creed, completing an alcohol education course, and purchasing a badge.

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  • 30. 

    Who wrote the The Creed of Zeta Tau Alpha?

    Correct Answer
    Shirley Kreasan Strout
    Explanation
    Shirley Kreasan Strout is the author of The Creed of Zeta Tau Alpha.

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