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(CNN Student News) -- February 26, 2009

1. What international issues did President Barack Obama address in his speech to Congress on Tuesday?

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2. According to the report, what has been some of the global reaction to President Obama's speech?

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3. In your opinion, which country mentioned in the program should President Obama make a priority? Why?

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4. Who is Ben Bernanke? What statement has he made about the possible nationalization of America's banks?

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5. According to the report: What is the purpose of the financial stress test that 19 U.S. banks will experience? What may happen to banks that appear vulnerable after the test has been completed? What concerns have been raiased about this possible outcome?

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6. What do you think might be the potential benefits and drawbacks of the nationalization of America's largest banks?

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7. Can you think of other industries that could face nationalization? If so, what are they, and do you think that they should be nationalized? Explain your rationale.

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8. Who is Tiger Woods? For what reason has he been absent from the game of golf since last June?

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9. According to the report: How has missing eight months of professional golf affected Woods' life? What have some golfers said about the impact of Woods' return on the sport?

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10. Can you think of other athletes, past or present, who have been recognized as the face of their sport? If so, who are they and what are some of their accomplishments?

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