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United Nations Quizlet

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United Nations quiz questions:

Ques. WHO is located at –
(a) Geneva
(b) Cotonou
(c) Istanbul
(d) Johannesburg
Ans. (a)

Ques. In UNO, the new members are admitted to the General Assembly on the recommendation of and the members of the General Assembly should vote in favour.
(a) Security Council; two-thirds
(b) Security Council; one-third
(c) International Court of Justice; two-thirds
(d) International Court of Justice; one-third
Ans. (a)

Ques. The United Nations Charter was signed by 50 nations in San Francisco on which day?
(a) 15 September 1945
(b) 1 January 1946
(c) 26 June 1945
(d) 1 January 1942
Ans. (c)

Ques. What is a common name for the United Nations peacekeeping forces?
(a) Green Berets
(b) Blue Berets
(c) Red Caps
(d) Green Days
Ans. (b)

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Ques. The headquarters of UNICEF is located at –
(a) Huntsville
(b) Hawaii
(c) New York
(d) Los Angeles
Ans. (c)

Ques. UNEP was established in the year –
(a) 1948
(b) 1957
(c) 1972
(d) 1977
Ans. (c)

Ques. WMO is located at –
(a) Timbuktu
(b) New York
(c) Monaco
(d) Geneva
Ans. (d)

Ques. International Development Association(IDA) is a member of the World Bank
Group and is headquartered in
(a) Washington, DC, US
(b) New York, US
(c) Geneva, Switzerland
(d) Vienna, Austria
Ans. (a)

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Ques. FAO is located at –
(a) La Paz and Sucre
(b) Sydney and Melbourne
(c) Rome and London
(d) Brussels and Charleroi
Ans. (c)

Ques. UNIDO is located at –
(a) Paris
(b) Vienna
(c) Houston
(d) Mexico
Ans. (b)

Ques. The headquarters of ICAO is located at –
(a) Montreal
(b) Jericho
(c) Calgary
(d) Zurich
Ans. (a)

Ques. UNESCO (United Nations Education, Sci­entific and Cultural Organisation) was established in
(a) 1919
(b) 1957
(c) 1945
(d) 1946
Ans. (d)

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Ques. The UNO was formed in the year –
(a) 1942
(b) 1944
(c) 1945
(d) 1946
Ans. (c)

Ques. The headquarters of World Bank is located at –
(a) Caracas
(b) Amman
(c) Detroit
(d) Washington DC
Ans. (d)

Ques. The International court of Justice is located in –
(a) Guatemala
(b) Hague
(c) Luanda
(d) Chisinau
Ans. (b)

Ques. Which of the following is not associated with the UNO?
(a) ICJ
(b) WHO
(c) ASEAN
(d) All of the above
Ans. (c)

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Ques. UNEP stands for –
(a) United Nations Environment Programme
(b) United Nations Engineering Programme
(c) United Nations Environment Protocol
(d) United Nations Engineering Protocol
Ans. (a)

Ques. ICAO stands for –
(a) International Champion Air Organisation
(b) International Citizen Aviation Organisation
(c) International Civil Aircraft Organisation
(d) International Civil Aviation Organisation
Ans. (d)

Ques. The Charter of UNO was signed on –
(a) 26 July 1945
(b) 26 June 1945
(c) 26 September 1945
(d) 26 February 1945
Ans. (b)

Ques. What was proclaimed by the United Na­tions General Assembly in Paris on 10 December 1948, ”as a common standard of achievements for all peoples and all nations”?
(a) Declaration on the conversion to peace­ful needs of the resources released by disarmament
(b) Declaration of the Rights of the Child
(c) Declaration on the Prohibition of the Use of Nuclear and Thermonuclear Weapons
(d) Universal Declaration of Human Rights
Ans. (d)

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Ques. UNICEF was established in the year –
(a) 1944
(b) 1945
(c) 1946
(d) 1947
Ans. (c)

Ques. The headquarters of UNEP is located at –
(a) Hota
(b) Ghaziabad
(c) Bayside
(d) Nairobi
Ans. (d)

Ques. What country joins United Nations in 2002?
(a) Andorra
(b) Austria
(c) Hungary
(d) Switzerland
Ans. (d)

Ques. The ICAO was established in the year –
(a) 1947
(b) 1948
(c) 1952
(d) 1953
Ans. (a)

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Ques. The Popularization of Science is an award given by UNESCO
(a) The Green Star Awards
(b) The FiFi Awards
(c) The Kalinga Prize
(d) The BAFTA award
Ans. (c)

Ques. Which of the following is NOT one of the Millennium Goals set by U.N.O. ?
(a) Achieve Universal Primary Education
(b) Improve Computer Literacy
(c) Combat HIV/AIDS
(d) Environmental sustainability
Ans. (c)

Ques. __ countries were the original members of the United Nations?
(a) 45
(b) 51
(c) 191
(d) 157
Ans. (b)

Ques. UNESCO established 18 April as __ the for Monuments and Sites Day
(a) World Telecommunication Day
(b) World Heritage Day
(c) World Asthma Day
(d) World Technology Day
Ans. (b)

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