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.

  1. How many people give up New Year’s resolutions after just one week?
    1. One in 10
    2. Nine out of 10
    3. Three out of 10
  2. How many homes have been lost in the Australian bushfires?
    1. 10
    2. 1,300
    3. Two million
  3. How did America kill an enemy general last week?
    1. A missile strike
    2. Poisoned arrows
    3. A drone attack
  4. What did a judge decide about veganism in the past few days?
    1. It was like a religion
    2. It was silly
    3. It was funny
  5. The first British person in space talked about aliens last week. Where did she say they might be found?
    1. On Mars
    2. On the Moon
    3. On Earth
  6. Which film got most nominations last week for a top annual award?
    1. Star Wars
    2. JoJo Rabbit
    3. Joker
  7. How do you operate the latest TV remote control to be invented?
    1. With your toes
    2. With your eyes
    3. With your phone
  8. Why did Molly-Mae get into trouble with Instagram last week?
    1. For advertising
    2. For swearing
    3. For turning off her account
  9. What did Finnish scientists make edible protein from?
    1. Seawater
    2. Oil
    3. Air
  10. What is Japan going to do with the site of the world’s second-worst nuclear disaster?
    1. Turn it into a desert
    2. Make it a zoo
    3. Create a green energy hub
  11. Why does Prince Harry want to leave the royal family?
    1. For privacy
    2. To make more money
    3. To avoid his brother
  12. What did the great artist Turner say he would do if he had another life?
    1. Be a singer
    2. Be an architect
    3. Be a footballer

Caption competition

Last week’s winner

“Are we just going to ignore the elephant in the room?” Bishops Stortford College

Click here to see the answers ...

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

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