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.
Which country’s PM has proposed a four-day working week?
Who, according to the press, said: “I've put my arm around my brother all our lives, I can’t do that anymore”?
- Prince William
- Prince Harry
- Prince Andrew
Tyson Steele was rescued from the Alaskan wilderness. What did he eat to survive?
- Peanut butter
Which country passed important messages between the US and Iran?
- The UK
How much would it cost for Big Ben to ring out on Brexit day?
What closed in Wuhan, China, in an attempt to stop a mystery new virus spreading?
- The seafood market
- The railway station
- The pig farms
What is the name of opera singer Oscar Castellino’s new national anthem for Mars?
- The Mars-eillaise
- Rise to Mars!
- Crimson Wonder
Rupert Murdoch’s son accused his father’s media empire of what?
- Attacking minorities
- Smearing Jeremy Corbyn
- Encouraging climate-change denial
What did the word “abdication” mean in Roman law?
- Disowning a family member
- Resigning as emperor
- Closing the senate during the holidays
The site of the Fukushima nuclear disaster is set to be transformed into what?
- A sculpture park
- A green energy hub
- A football stadium
Solein is a new protein made from feeding hydrogen and carbon dioxide to bacteria. What is it good for?
- Making cheese
- Making rope
- Making pancakes
Who will sing the theme song for the new James Bond film?
- Billie Eilish
- Ed Sheeran
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1c, 2a, 3b, 4c, 5b, 6a, 7b, 8c, 9a, 10b, 11c, 12b