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. What is amber?
    1. A gemstone
    2. Fossilised tree resin
    3. A kind of marble
  2. In which country did scientists discover the smallest dinosaur?
    1. Myanmar
    2. India
    3. Laos
  3. How many teeth did the recently discovered miniature dinosaur have?
    1. 32
    2. 100
    3. 300
  4. How much ice has Greenland lost since 1992?
    1. 2.1 billion tons
    2. 3.8 trillion tons
    3. 4.9 million tons
  5. Which river runs through Bangladesh?
    1. The Ganges
    2. The Nile
    3. The Limpopo
  6. How many countries signed the Paris Agreement?
    1. 15
    2. 50
    3. 195
  7. How did some people in Spain helped an elderly neighbour in isolation?
    1. By singing Happy Birthday
    2. By bringing her a newspaper
    3. By looking after her fish
  8. What have American children sent to hospitals?
    1. Ventilators
    2. Get well soon cards
    3. Flowers
  9. What have volunteers from Mutual Aid UK offered to do?
    1. Walk dogs
    2. Make soup
    3. Do the laundry
  10. What will be happening in April?
    1. Stress Awareness Month
    2. World Gardening Month
    3. National Practical Joke Month
  11. What will happen on 29 March?
    1. The first day of spring
    2. Clocks go forward
    3. Groundhog Day
  12. How many novels did Jane Austen write?
    1. 3
    2. 6
    3. 15

Caption competition

Last week’s winner

“Okay I’ll go get your worms” British School of Brussels

Click here to see the answers ...

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

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