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. On average, how many hours a day does a child look at a screen?
    1. Three hours
    2. Five hours
    3. Seven hours
  2. Who said, “Nothing eases suffering like human touch”?
    1. Bobby Fischer
    2. Fischer Roberts
    3. Bobbie Bryant
  3. The scientists who have developed smart skin are from which country?
    1. The USA
    2. China
    3. Mexico
  4. An image of which animal with a coffee bottle recently went viral?
    1. A panda
    2. A whale
    3. A seal
  5. Which of these animals is most similar to a porpoise?
    1. A tortoise
    2. A hyena
    3. A dolphin
  6. How many sea animals are killed by plastic pollution every year?
    1. 10,000
    2. 1 million
    3. 10 million
  7. A quaghog is a type of…?
    1. Clam
    2. Pig
    3. Quidditch ball
  8. What is the name of a new type of apple being launched in the USA?
    1. Crunchy Core
    2. Cosmic Crisp
    3. Just Juicy
  9. For how long does the new apple stay fresh?
    1. One month
    2. 12 months
    3. Six months
  10. In which state is the apple being launched?
    1. California
    2. New York
    3. Washington
  11. According to the common saying, an apple a day keeps who away?
    1. The doctor
    2. The dentist
    3. The bus driver
  12. A baby version of which popular Star Wars character has gone viral for being so cute?
    1. Princess Leia
    2. Yoda
    3. Chewbacca

Caption competition

Last week’s winner

“Baaaaaaa Humbug!” St George's Beneficial CE Primary School

Click here to see the answers ...

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

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