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Cross-Cultural Quiz

How Much Do you Know about the U.S.A.?

 

1.  What percentage of the U.S. population is Black?  

A.12%                       

B. 30%          

C. 4%            

D. 20%

 

2.  What percentage of the U.S. population is Hispanic? 

A.12%                       

B. 30%          

C. 4%            

D. 20%

 

3.  What percentage of the U.S. population is Asian?  

A.12%                       

B. 30%          

C. 4%            

D. 20%

 

4.  What is the average number of paid vacation days provided after working 3 years full time in the US?

A. 5 days       

B.10 days      

C. 15 days    

D. 20 days

 

5.  If you order Coca Cola in NYC how many free refills will you be allowed?

A: Unlimited refills      

B. A maximum of 2

C. 1 refill

D. None

 

6.  If you order Coca Cola in Atlanta how many free refills will you be allowed?

A: Unlimited refills      

B. A maximum of 2

C. 1 refill

D. None

  

7. Which American sport is also known as the “The National Pastime”?

A. Basketball

B. (American) Football

C. Baseball

D. Golf

 

8.  How many Senators are in the United States Senate?

A. 50

B. 100

C. 250

D. It is a fluctuating number tied to the population of each state

 

9.  Which of the following is NOT a branch of the U.S. government, put in place to ensure a system of “check and balances”?

A. Executive

B. Legislative

C. Republican

D. Judicial

 

10.  Which of the following questions are you NOT allowed to ask a potential employee at a job interview?

A. Have you ever been arrested?

B. Are you a US citizen?

C. What is your age?

D. All of the above

 

  

Answer key

1=A, 2=A, 3=C, 4=B, 5=D, 6=A, 7=C, 8=B, 9=C, 1-=D