WONDER #1883: What Are Refugees?

Question 1 of 3

People forced to flee their homes because of persecution but who remain in their country without crossing an international border are called what?

  1. refugees
  2. migrants
  3. homeless
  4. internally displaced persons

Question 2 of 3

About what percentage of refugees are under the age of 18?

  1. 10%
  2. 25%
  3. 50%
  4. 99%

Question 3 of 3

Which of the following countries is NOT a source of many of the world’s refugees?

  1. Syria
  2. Afghanistan
  3. Somalia
  4. Canada

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