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 old is Zaila Avant-garde?
    1. 10
    2. 14
    3. 19
  2. Who wrote Winnie the Pooh?
    1. F Scott Fitzgerald
    2. Jane Austen
    3. AA Milne
  3. How many world records does Zaila Avant-garde hold?
    1. 3
    2. 6
    3. 9
  4. How many moons does Jupiter have?
    1. 11
    2. 67
    3. 98
  5. How much bigger is Jupiter than Earth?
    1. 23 times bigger
    2. 62 times bigger
    3. 318 times bigger
  6. How hot does it get inside Jupiter?
    1. 400C
    2. 5,000C
    3. 24,000C
  7. When was the Gould’s mouse declared officially extinct?
    1. 1780
    2. 1990
    3. 2005
  8. How many jaws do Moray eels have?
    1. 1
    2. 2
    3. 3
  9. How many islands does Australia have?
    1. 430
    2. 1,428
    3. 8,222
  10. Where are this year’s Olympics taking place?
    1. Tokyo
    2. Beijing
    3. Seoul
  11. How many people around the world play football for fun?
    1. 10 million
    2. 265 million
    3. 501 million
  12. Why did some Chinese dogs fail at the police academy?
    1. They were too naughty
    2. They were too friendly
    3. They were too loud
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1b, 2c, 3a, 4b, 5c, 6c, 7b, 8b, 9c, 10a, 11b, 12b

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