The Weekly Quiz and Caption Competition

What is going on in this picture? Hold a caption competition in your class!

The questions for this week’s quiz are based on the five news articles published in this week’s edition.

  1. When are Nissan and Toyota planning to release self-driving cars?
    1. 2020
    2. 2022
    3. 2026
  2. What percentage of road accidents are caused by human error?
    1. 12%
    2. 45%
    3. 94%
  3. How much has Alphabet, owner of Google, spent on self-driving cars?
    1. $100,000
    2. $1 million
    3. $1 billion
  4. In which year was modern China founded?
    1. 1735
    2. 1949
    3. 1877
  5. Who is president of China now?
    1. Hu Jintao
    2. Mao Zedong
    3. Xi Jinping
  6. What is a “theorem”?
    1. An idea you can prove true using maths
    2. A bone in your arm
    3. A small, red insect
  7. What month is Black History Month in the UK?
    1. September
    2. October
    3. November
  8. What is the name of England’s first black rugby captain?
    1. Clive Sullivan
    2. Kevin Sylvester
    3. Colin Smithson
  9. What was Mary Seacole’s job?
    1. She was a teacher
    2. She was a nurse
    3. She was a scientist
  10. What can people share on the app Tik Tok?
    1. Food
    2. Pictures
    3. Videos
  11. How many times has Tik Tok been downloaded?
    1. 1 billion times
    2. 1 million times
    3. 10 billion times
  12. Thursday was national day of what?
    1. Kindness
    2. Poetry
    3. Snails

Caption competition

Last week’s winner

“Stuck in another traffic ram.” St George's Beneficial CE (C) Primary School

Click here to see the answers ...

1a, 2c, 3c, 4b, 5c, 6a, 7b, 8a, 9b, 10c, 11a, 12b

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