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Rotary Trivia Quiz

These 5 randomly selected questions are about Rotary International, the Foundation, or our district. See how much you know about your favorite organization. Click the radio button to reveal the answers ...

  1. According to a recent R.I. demographic survey, the largest age group in clubs from the US and Canada was:
    40-49
    50-59
    60-69
    In all regions of the world, the largest age group is 50-59, except for Britain and Ireland (60-69) and Latin America (40-49).  [ID:19]

  2. Chicago Rotarian Herbert J. Taylor created:
    Rotary Youth Leadership Awards
    The Four-Way Test
    Health, Hunger, and Humanity Grant
    Rotary Endowment Fund
    In 1932, Herb Taylor formulated the 4-way test. The 4-Way Test was adopted by Rotary in 1943 and has been translated into more than a hundred languages. Taylor later became president of Rotary International in 1954-55.  [ID:24]

  3. The amount that Rotary contributed in 2014 toward polio eradication.
    $14 million
    $128 million
    $255 million
    $375 million
    According to the Rotarian (July'15) R.I. invested $128 million in calendar year 2014  [ID:60]

  4. As of 2017, what percentage of the world's young adults (ages 15-24) were literate?
    91%
    85%
    79%
    65%
    In 2017, The global literacy rate for all people aged 15 and above is 86.3%. The global literacy rate for all males is 90.0% and the rate for all females is 82.7%.  [ID:62]

  5. The first R.I. convention held outside the United States was in 1921. Where was it held?
    Toronto, Canada
    London, England
    Cancun, Mexico
    Edinburgh, Scotland
    The first Rotary International convention held outside the United States was in Edinburgh, Scotland, in 1921.  [ID:71]


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The Rotary Club of White Plains is Club 5043, District 7230, Zone 32, Region USCB, Federal tax ID 13-6111471. The "Foundation of the Rotary Club of White Plains" is tax exempt, New York State #219346, tax ID 13-6165380. The Rotary Club of White Plains was chartered October 1, 1919, charter number 540. Mailing address: P.O. Box 1712, White Plains NY 10602. Website created August 2001.

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