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 miles apart are San Francisco and Los Angeles?
    1. 103
    2. 267
    3. 382
  2. What breakthrough did Virgin Hyperloop make last week?
    1. Built a hyperloop from London to Paris
    2. Sent passengers on a hyperloop
    3. Reached 700mph in a hyperloop test
  3. Who wrote Coriolanus?
    1. William Shakespeare
    2. Christopher Marlowe
    3. Philip Pullman
  4. What is the name of the new McDonalds burger?
    1. McGreen
    2. McPlant
    3. McVegan
  5. Where is Kentucky?
    1. In the USA
    2. In France
    3. In Australia
  6. What is a dairy product?
    1. Anything made from eggs
    2. Anything made from nuts
    3. Anything made from milk
  7. When were emojis invented?
    1. 1999
    2. 2003
    3. 2011
  8. Which of the following was a new emoji released this year by Apple?
    1. Boomerang
    2. Love heart
    3. Embarrassed face
  9. What is another name for a babushka doll?
    1. Rag doll
    2. Stacking doll
    3. Teddy bear
  10. How many years did it take to build the International Space Station?
    1. 10
    2. 15
    3. 20
  11. Which of the following celebrities was bullied at school?
    1. Rupert Grint
    2. Emily Blunt
    3. David Attenborough
  12. What unexpected sound do white-faced saki monkeys like?
    1. Jazz music
    2. Heavy metal
    3. Traffic noises
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1c, 2b, 3a, 4b, 5a, 6c, 7a, 8a, 9b, 10a, 11b, 12c

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