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  1. What does LGBT stand for?

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  2. If you see the acronym written as LGBTQ, what does the Q stand for?

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    This is a trick question! The ‘Q’ can stand for ‘queer’ OR ‘questioning’ and sometimes you may see the acronym written as “LGBTQQ” (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, questioning).

    https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/arts-and-entertainment/wp/2014/05/23/civilities-what-does-the-acronym-lgbtq-stand-for/?utm_term=.11daea47a72f

  3. What does the term "queer" mean?

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    an epithet or slur for someone perceived to be gay or lesbian
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    transgressive, revolutionary, challenging of the status quo related to gender identity and sexuality
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    non-heterosexual
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    attracted to people of many genders
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    not fitting cultural norms around sexuality and/or gender identity/expression
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    All of the above
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    Queer is a very individualistic term, and it can mean different things to different folks. For some, it is still seen as a slur, while others use it as an umbrella term. Others use it as a way to challenge labels/categories, etc.

    More info here: http://www.uua.org/lgbtq/identity/queer https://www.bustle.com/articles/170551-7-reasons-i-use-queer-instead-of-lesbian

  4. The Campus Pride Index rates institutions by how LGBTQ-friendly they are. Name one of three Big Ten schools that have a five star rating.

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    The Ohio State University, Rutgers, and Indiana University are the only Big Ten schools on the list. More information on the Campus Pride Index here:

    https://www.campusprideindex.org/menu/aboutus

  5. A study by the Association of American Universities showed that what percentage of LGBT students reported experiencing sexual harassment?

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    10%
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    25%
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    50%
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    75%
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    Three in four LGBT students reported experiencing sexual harassment.

    https://www.theatlantic.com/education/archive/2015/09/campus-sexual-assault-lgbt-students/406684/

  6. According to a Pew Research Study, the median age that students report coming out is what?

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    16
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    17
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    18
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    19
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    20
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    21
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    The median age that lesbian, gay and bisexual adults say they came out is 20, exactly when they’re college age.

    http://time.com/3211813/lgbt-gay-colleges-resources/

  7. What percentage of college students feel that their administrative thoroughly addresses LGBTQ issues on campus?

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    9%
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    22%
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    31%
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    56%
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    According to an NGLTF study, 31% of college students feel that their college’s administration thoroughly addresses LGBT issues on campus.

    http://www.thetaskforce.org/static_html/downloads/reports/reports/CampusClimate.pdf

  8. The gender binary is the classification of sex and gender into two distinct, opposite and disconnected forms of masculine and feminine. Name four sexual orientations that are binary in nature.

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    These sexual orientations are based in gender binaries--the focus of male and female only.

  9. Name the term for someone who exclusively identifies as their sex assigned at birth.

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    The answer is cisgender! Transgender refers to folks whose gender identity does not match their assigned sex at birth.

    The answer is cisgender! Transgender refers to folks whose gender identity does not match their assigned sex at birth.
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  10. What is the term describing sexual, romantic, or emotional attraction towards people regardless of their sex or gender identity?

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    Polysexual
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    Pansexual
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    Asexual
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    Queer
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    Pansexuality, or omnisexuality, is the sexual, romantic or emotional attraction towards people regardless of their sex or gender identity.

    Pansexuality, or omnisexuality, is the sexual, romantic or emotional attraction towards people regardless of their sex or gender identity.
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  11. What segment of the LGBT community does this flag represent?

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    The entire LGBTQ community
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    Asexual community
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    Pansexual community
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    Transgender community
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    This flag represents the transgender community.

    The stripes at the top and bottom are light blue, the traditional color for baby boys. The stripes next to them are pink, the traditional color for baby girls. The stripe in the middle is white, for those who are intersex, transitioning or consider themselves having a neutral or undefined gender. The pattern is such that no matter which way you fly it, it is always correct, signifying us finding correctness in our lives.

  12. What sexual orientation is considered the area between asexuality and sexuality, in which a person may only experience sexual attraction on occasion?

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    Semisexuality
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    Gray asexuality
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    Demisexuality
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    Polysexuality
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