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Fun Facts Quiz 4

A quiz on Secretary-General of the United Nations (UNSG). 10 Questions.

 
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Which statement is incorrect about UNSG?

  • The UNSG is the head of the United Nations Secretariat.
  • He also acts as the de facto spokesperson of the UN.
  • He serves for a five-year term and is renewable indefinitely.
  • The UNSG's official residence is at UN Headquarters in New York.

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Who was the first UNSG who served from 2 Feb 1946 to 10 Nov 1952?

  • Gladwyn Jebb
  • Trygve Lie
  • Dag Hammarskjold
  • U Thant

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Who served as Acting UNSG from 24 Oct 1945 to 1 Feb 1946 until the appointment of the first UNSG?

  • Dag Hammarskjold
  • Harold MacMillan
  • Gladwyn Jebb
  • Franklin D. Roosevelt

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Who was the first representative from Asia-Pacific to be elected as an UNSG?

  • U Thant
  • Ban Ki-Moon
  • Ramon Magsaysay
  • Sir Patrick Shaw

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Who was the first representative from Latin America & Caribbean to be elected as an UNSG?

  • Jorge Mario Bergoglio
  • Sergio Vieira de Mello
  • Luis Alfonso de Alba Gongora
  • Javier Perez de Cuellar

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Who was the first representative from Africa to be elected as an UNSG?

  • Kofi Annan
  • Boutros Boutros-Ghali
  • Desmond Tutu
  • Nelson Mandela

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Can you match the UNSG and his country of origin?

Drag items from right column to match with left column

Left

  • Trygve Lie
  • U Thant
  • Kurt Waldheim
  • Kofi Annan

Right

  • Burma
  • Ghana
  • Austria
  • Norway

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Which one of the following former Secretaries-General has passed on?

  • Javier Perez de Cuellar
  • Boutros Boutros-Ghali
  • Kofi Annan
  • Kurt Waldheim

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As of 2014, how many Secretaries-General does the United Nations secretariat have since 2 Feb 1946?

  • seven
  • eight
  • nine
  • ten

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And finally, who is the incumbent Secretary-General of the United Nations?

  • Ban Ki-moon
  • Park Geun-hye
  • Jan Eliasson
  • Gary Quinlan

 

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