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QUIZ: Refugees and Asylum Seekers Note: Use your mouse to click on the correct answer for each question. Start Updated May 2015
Question 1 A refugee is A) Someone who chooses to leave their country for a better life B) Someone who is forced to leave their country from fear of persecution C) Anyone who is asking for asylum in another country
Correct! B) Someone who is forced to leave their country from fear of persecution. This persecution may occur because of their race, religion, nationality, the social group they belong to or the political opinions they hold. Photo credit: Caritas Internationalis
Question 2 How many refugees are in the world? A) 7.8 million B) 26.2 million C) 16.7 million
Photo credit: Caritas Internationalis/ CLMC J. Khoury Correct! C) Germany received 109,600 asylum claims, followed by the United States of America with 84,400 claims and then South Africa with 70,000 claims.
QUESTION 7 Most asylum seekers arrive in Australia by boat. True or False? True False
Photo credit: Catholic Relief Services Correct! C) 2,754 people resettled in Australia through the humanitarian program were born in Afghanistan.
LEARN MORE! TAKE ACTION! Use our education resources to explore the issue of refugees and displacement further and take action! Syria Middle East Crisis Climate-related displacement Secondary Refugee lesson activities Refugee PowerPoint and prayer www.caritas.org.au/schools