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 did Jasmine Harrison row?
    1. 2,000
    2. 3,000
    3. 4,000
  2. How old is Jasmine Harrison?
    1. 17
    2. 19
    3. 21
  3. How many women have rowed the Atlantic solo?
    1. 18
    2. 30
    3. 52
  4. How much money did Ai-Da make selling her art?
    1. £1,000
    2. £10,000
    3. £1m
  5. When was Ai-Da’s first art show?
    1. 2018
    2. 2019
    3. 2020
  6. When will Ai-Da’s next show take place?
    1. March
    2. April
    3. May
  7. How wide is the wingspan of the Terrafugia flying car?
    1. Four metres
    2. Six metres
    3. Nine metres
  8. How fast can the Terrafugia plane fly?
    1. 100mph
    2. 300mph
    3. 600mph
  9. When will the road and air version of the Terrafugia be ready to buy?
    1. 2022
    2. 2025
    3. 2030
  10. What fraction of an iceberg is underwater?
    1. 1/2
    2. 4/5
    3. 7/8
  11. How many new books are published each year?
    1. Two million
    2. Four million
    3. Nine million
  12. A new set of 50p coins has been released the UK. What do they have on them?
    1. Fossils
    2. Rainbows
    3. Footballs
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1b, 2c, 3a, 4c, 5b, 6c, 7c, 8a, 9a, 10c, 11a, 12a

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