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1. Which articles of the CRC expressly address 'evolving capacities'?

A: 2 and 3
B: 5 and 14
C: 11 and 41


2. In which country, reports the latest CRIN Review, have successful measures been undertaken to rid the country of 'anti-social technology'?

A: Bahrain
B: Belgium
C: United Kingdom


3. According to the Convention, when should children be able to exercise their rights independently?

A: At the age on ten
B: At age 13
C: As they acquire the capacity to do so


4. What other human rights treaty makes reference to the evolving capacities of children?

A: The Convention Against Torture, and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment
B: The Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
C: International Convention on the Protection of the Rights of All Migrant Workers and Members of Their Families


5. Philosopher Bertrand Russell said: "No political theory is adequate unless it is..." what?

A: completely impractical
B: born of ignorance
C: applicable to children as well as to men and to women


6. In which of the following countries can children vote?

A: Nicaragua, Cambodia and Poland
B: East Timor, Nicaragua and Sudan
C: United States, Canada and Austria


7. In which region has the world's only youth rights convention (15 to 24) been adopted?

A: Ibero-America
B: Western Europe
C: South Asia


8. In Australia, how much less does a 16-year-old waitress get paid compared with her adult counterpart?

A: More than a third less
B: More than a quarter less
C: Half as much


9. How many Reviews have CRIN published?

A: 18
B: 23
C: 43


10. What is the name of the latest CRIN Review?

A: Measuring maturity
B: Marking territory
C: Meeting royalty