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Newsquiz: Week of April 12

STORY HIGHLIGHTS
  • You've heard many different places mentioned this week on CNN Student News
  • Show you know your news by identifying the location described in each clue
  • Write your answers in the space provided
  • Today's Newsquiz includes the Media Literacy Question of the Day

(CNN Student News) -- April 16, 2010

Media Literacy Question of the Day

How do you think that the setting of a speech might impact its message? Explain.

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Where in the world? -- You've heard many different places mentioned this week on CNN Student News. Show you know your news by identifying the location described in each clue. Write your answers in the space provided.

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1. President Barack Obama discussed a proposal for future space exploration at this NASA facility.

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2. Employees at the Adex Machining Company in this U.S. state are part of a lean manufacturing process.

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3. This city hosted an international meeting about nuclear security.

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4. This nation held a week of mourning after its president and many other officials died in a plane crash in Russia.

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5. The president of Butler University, which is located in this U.S. city, says that he would support Secretary of Education Arne Duncan's proposal to tie graduation rates to college post-season play.

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6. A deadly 6.9-magnitude earthquake struck this country early Wednesday morning.

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7. U.S. first lady Michelle Obama was born in this city in 1964.

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8. A volcanic eruption in this country forced other nations to cancel flights due to concerns about ash.

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9. The president of the central Asian nation of Kyrgyzstan resigned and left for this neighboring country.

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10. This European country says it will get rid of its stock of enriched uranium in the next two years.

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