LGBT Awareness Quiz

LGBT Awareness Quiz - Thank you for your participation in this LGBT Awareness Quiz. I hope you find it both interesting and useful.

LGB stands for Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual but, individually what do these terms mean?

  • Lesbian - a woman who is physically and emotionally attracted to women
  • Gay - a man who is physically and emotionally attracted to men
  • Bisexual - a person who is neither physically or emotionally attracted to men or women

Which of the following statements best explains gender identity, and which best describes gender expression?

  • Gender Identity
    an individuals internal self-perception of their own gender
  • Gender Expression
    an individuals external gender-related physical appearanceĀ and behaviour

Which of the following best describes the group transgender?

  • Transgender People
  • Trans People
  • Gender Variant People
  • All of the above

When an individual is transitioning from male to female which of the following terms do you think best describes this?

  • Trans Woman
  • Trans Man
  • Transvestite

Trans is very much an umbrella terms for quite a few different groups. Which of the following groups do you think would fall under this umbrella?

  • Trans Men
  • Intersex People
  • Gay
  • Non-Binary Gender
  • Lesbian
  • Cross-Dressing People

Apart from gender expression and gender identity please select from the options below anything else that may influence an individuals gender?

  • Sexual Orientation
  • Family
  • School Education
  • Biological Sex

Please choose below the definition that you feel best describes homo/bi/transphobia?

  • The irrational fear against people who are lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender
  • The irrational fear or dislike against people who are or who are perceived to be lesbian. gay, bisexual or transgender
  • The irrational prejudice against people who are perceived to be lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender
  • The irrational fear, dislike or prejudice against people who are or who are perceived to be lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender

Which of the following definitions do you think best describes the term Hetrosexism?

  • A mark of disgrace associated with a particular circumstance, quality, or person
  • Discrimination or prejudice against homosexuals on the assumption that heterosexuality is the normal sexual orientation
  • A form of transphobic behaviour towards intersex people

Coming Out" is an ongoing, sometimes daily, process of decision making that can and does cause significant stress for some LGBT people?

  • True
  • False

Based on an Education Report from 2012 that researched into life in Scotland for LGBT young people what % of transgender young people have experienced homophobic, biphobic, or transphobic bullying in school?

  • 56.8
  • 69.1
  • 76.9