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(CNN Student News) -- October 17, 2008

Fill in the blank - The following sentences relate to events that were covered this week on CNN Student News. See if you can identify the person, place or thing that is missing from each sentence. Write your answers in the space provided.

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1. The United States recently removed ________ from its list of states that sponsor terrorism.

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2. Twenty-four-year-old billionaire Mark Zuckerberg is the founder and CEO of the Web site ________.

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3. The American Academy of Pediatrics advised that teenagers should get double the usually recommended amount of vitamin ________.

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4. Hispanic-American ________ was the first woman to receive the Frances Ouimet Award for lifelong contributions to golf.

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5. Gerontology is the study of ________.

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6. The term ________ means a significant decline in economic activity.

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7. The group ________ is under investigation for alleged voter registration fraud.

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8. The third and final 2008 U.S. presidential debate was held at ________ University.

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9. Former U.S. first lady ________ is in the hospital recovering from a broken pelvis.

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10. The acronym OPEC stands for ________.

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