The Weekly Quiz and Caption Competition
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The questions for this week’s quiz are based on the five news articles published in this week’s edition.
What is a perspective?
- A type of planet
- A point of view
- Something you write with
Who first discovered that the Earth is round?
- The Ancient Greeks
- The Ancient Egyptians
- The Romans
Which of these words is linked with the Moon?
What does “stubborn” mean?
- When you are shy
- When you refuse to change your mind
- When you are grumpy
In roughly what year did the Anglo Saxons settle in Britain?
If you discover treasure in the UK, who must you give it to?
- The police
- Your local library
- The British Museum
Which city did the Elgin Marbles originally come from?
- New York
What are people who try to steal treasure called?
- Tunnel hoggers
- Mud weasles
In the USA, what is the day after Thanksgiving called?
- Boxing Day
- Blue Monday
- Black Friday
What are the four weeks leading up to Christmas called?
Who said, “It’s not how much we give, but how much love we put into giving”?
- Jesus Christ
- Mother Theresa
- Nelson Mandela
Which country is Greta Thunberg currently sailing to?
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