Sierra Leone Quiz

Sierra Leone Quiz

1. WARM-UP: In 1961 Sierra Leone gained its independence from which European Country?

Italy
France
Spain
The UK

2. What % of the population of Sierra Leone live in poverty?

55%
60%
65%
70%

3. About 5.7 million people live in Sierra Leone, how many were forced from their homes during the civil war?

250,000
500,000
1,000,000
2,000,000

4. To what age can children in Sierra Leone expect to live?

46 years
56 years
66 years
76 years

5. 46.9% of boys in Sierra Leone are literate, what is the figure for girls?

24.9%
34.9%
44.9%
54.9%

6. The average age in Sierra Leone is how old?

17.7 years
20.7 years
23.7 years
27.7 years

7. About 2,753,000 children live in Sierra Leone, how many of them are orphans?

40,000
140,000
240,000
340,000

8. How many children were killed during the civil war?

1,000
2,000
5,000
10,000

9. Sierra Leone shares a border with which two countries?

Guinea and Liberia
Senegal and Liberia
Liberia and the Ivory Coast
Guinea and Mali

10. Which of the following statements about Sierra Leone is not true?

Sierra Leone is named after the Portuguese for 'Lion Mountain Range'
Sierra Leone is a predominantly Christian country
The world's third largest diamond was mined in Sierra Leone
The national currency in Sierra Leone is the Leone

 
 
 
 
 
 


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