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Newsquiz: Week of May 17

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) -- May 21, 2010

Media Literacy Question of the Day

What statements have you seen from BP about the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico? How might you verify the information given by BP?

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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.

Click here for a PDF version of this Newsquiz.

1. This country's president addressed a joint meeting of the U.S. Congress on Thursday.

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2. This U.S. city's food policy director is trying to increase healthy food options in the city's "food deserts."

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3. A suicide car bomber detonated his vehicle in this Afghan capital.

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4. After 30 years in the U.S. Senate, Arlen Specter lost his re-election bid to represent this state.

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5. This zone splits North and South Korea.

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6. The U.S. government has banned fishing in almost one-fifth of this body of water.

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7. This country is hosting the 2010 FIFA World Cup soccer championship.

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8. President Barack Obama signed the Daniel Pearl Freedom of the Press Act, which is named after a reporter who was killed in this country.

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9. This nation could face additional sanctions due to its nuclear program.

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10. Military forces clashed with protesters who are called Red Shirts in this capital city.

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