Politics Quiz - 29th January 2013

10 Questions | Total Attempts: 275

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It's the first ever Politics quiz with the UK, Europe and USA all thrown together for good measure! Helping you live the subject!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Referring to David Cameron's pledge at an in/out referendum on Britain's membership to the EU, who said the following 'In my view it's not in the national interest'?
    • A. 

      Nick Clegg

    • B. 

      Ed Miliband

    • C. 

      William Hague

    • D. 

      Andrew Neil

  • 2. 
    According to ComRes what percentage of Britons would vote to leave the EU?
    • A. 

      31%

    • B. 

      56%

    • C. 

      43%

    • D. 

      67%

  • 3. 
    Who is expected to be confirmed as the new US Secretary of State?
    • A. 

      Hilary Clinton

    • B. 

      John Kerry

    • C. 

      Condoleezza Rice

    • D. 

      John Boehner

  • 4. 
    In a report by the BBC which word is causing problems when it comes to referendums?
    • A. 

      Agree

    • B. 

      Consent

    • C. 

      Should

    • D. 

      Believe

  • 5. 
    Who is the statistical favourite in the Presidential Challenge for 2016, according to RGS Pols and 2016election.com?
    • A. 

      Reid v Bush

    • B. 

      Clinton v Christie

    • C. 

      Kerry v Paul

    • D. 

      Palin v Clinton

  • 6. 
    What proposal did the Government see a defeat in the Commons on?
    • A. 

      Tuition Fees

    • B. 

      Boundary Changes

    • C. 

      Immigration Cap

    • D. 

      Education Reform

  • 7. 
    In a report it was revealed that Leeds Council owns how many paintings?
    • A. 

      15,732

    • B. 

      11,904

    • C. 

      10,531

    • D. 

      9,005

  • 8. 
    J Alfred Prufrock the Tory MP who is alleged to be challenging David Cameron for the Leadership of the Conservative Party with his Turquoise Manifesto, was described as what by a colleague?
    • A. 

      A Stalking Horse

    • B. 

      A Stalking Badger

    • C. 

      A Stalking Womble

    • D. 

      A Stalking Donkey

  • 9. 
    In the IPSA Review of MP's Pay, what level of pay do Member's think that they should be paid?
    • A. 

      More than £50,000

    • B. 

      More than £74,000

    • C. 

      More than £86,000

    • D. 

      More than £98,000

  • 10. 
    Frank Dobson, the former Labour Cabinet Minister suggested that involvement in which country could become 'Britain's Vietnam'?
    • A. 

      Iraq

    • B. 

      Mali

    • C. 

      Algeria

    • D. 

      Syria