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Newsquiz: Week of December 7

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  • Use the clues to figure out the person, place or thing that is being described
  • Write your answers in the space provided

(CNN Student News) -- December 11, 2009

Media Literacy Question of the Day

What impact, if any, do you think that online forms of media have had on traditional news organizations (e.g., print, broadcast)?

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Get a clue -- Use each of the following clues to figure out the person, place or thing that is being described from stories you saw on CNN Student News this week. Write your answers in the space provided.

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1. U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner plans to extend this government program to October 2010.

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2. Carol Ray, a thirteen year old from Kentucky, will be allowed to play this sport for her high school next year.

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3. This U.S. government agency announced that greenhouse gases could pose a threat to human health.

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4. Students in this Middle Eastern nation protested against their government on Monday.

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5. Dr. Carol Greider won the 2009 Nobel Prize in this field for her work on telomeres.

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6. President Barack Obama traveled to this city to receive his Nobel Peace prize.

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7. He is the current U.S. secretary of education.

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8. Japan attacked this U.S. naval base on December 7, 1941.

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9. This member of President Obama's Cabinet traveled to Afghanistan this week.

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10. A global climate summit is taking place in this European city.

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