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 months does it take to travel from Earth to Mars?
    1. 6
    2. 7
    3. 8
  2. What percentage of the air on Mars is carbon dioxide?
    1. 100%
    2. 98%
    3. 96%
  3. What is Moxie the robot the same size as?
    1. A toaster
    2. A refrigerator
    3. A microwave oven
  4. What percentage of the air on Earth is oxygen
    1. 21%
    2. 31%
    3. 41%
  5. What is the name of a living thing made up of two different sets of DNA?
    1. Chnewmal
    2. Chimney
    3. Chimera
  6. What is an unborn human or animal called in the earliest stage of growth?
    1. Fetus
    2. Embryo
    3. Egg
  7. What animal cross could human organs grow inside of?
    1. Pig-bat
    2. Monkey-pig
    3. Human-monkey
  8. What year was the first satellite launched?
    1. 1957
    2. 1947
    3. 1967
  9. How long did dinosaurs live on Earth for?
    1. 165 million years
    2. 165,000 years
    3. 65 million years
  10. What is the biggest animal on Earth?
    1. Polar bear
    2. Crocodile
    3. Blue whale
  11. How much of global emissions comes from the fashion industry?
    1. 3%
    2. 10%
    3. 75%
  12. Which bird says: “tea-cher”
    1. Wren
    2. Blue jay
    3. Great tit
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1b, 2c, 3a, 4a, 5c, 6b, 7c, 8a, 9a, 10c, 11b, 12c

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