How much you know about divestment from fossil fuels and Princeton's endowment?

Divest Princeton is a coalition calling on Princeton University to divest its endowment from fossil fuel companies and reinvest responsibly. Divestment is complex, so we've pulled together some key facts and created a quick, anonymous quiz. Test your knowledge and help us work towards climate justice and a green future for the planet, Princeton and the Class of 2050. At the end, you'll receive your score along with the right answers and explanations. 
P.S. If you like to study ahead of time, check out divestprinceton.com

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* 1. An endowment is a chunk of money that has been donated to a non-profit like a university or a foundation and then invested. Dividends are then used to fund their activities. How big is Princeton's endowment?

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* 2. Complete this sentence: Divestment from fossil fuels will hurt the University’s endowment___________________".

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* 3. Which of the following is true regarding Princeton's partnerships with fossil fuel companies?

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* 4. Rather than divesting, Princeton should engage with fossil fuel companies from within and help them become better corporate citizens.

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* 5. Which of the following statements about divestment is FALSE?

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* 6. How would divestment affect Princeton's Sustainability Action Plan (SAP)?

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* 7. Which of these 5 Ivy League endowments had the worst financial return last year?

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* 8. Which of these statements about divestment is FALSE?

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* 9. Which of the following statements about the Undergraduate Student Government's 2020 election are TRUE?

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* 10. Which should be the next university to divest from fossil fuels?

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