Newsquiz: Week of October 10

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  • Use the weekly Newsquiz to test your knowledge of stories you saw on CNN Student News
  • Write your answers in the space provided
  • Today's Newsquiz includes the Media Literacy Question of the Day
October 14, 2011
Media Literacy Question of the Day
When two world leaders meet, how might media coverage of the event differ in their home countries?
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Know Your News -- The following questions relate to events that were covered this week on CNN Student News. Write your answers in the space provided.
1. In what location does Jonathon Prince want to be the first person to run a mile?
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2. What is former Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi's hometown, where intense fighting took place this week?
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3. What battle did William the Conqueror and his Norman forces win on October 14, 1066?
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4. According to U.S. officials, what country planned to target Saudi Arabia's ambassador to the United States?
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5. What event honoring the U.S. military's nautical services wrapped up this week in San Francisco?
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6. What explorer was honored this week by holidays marked in the U.S., Spain and Latin America?
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7. What country's leader was the guest of honor at a White House state dinner on Thursday?
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8. Which U.S. state passed a law banning the use of public tanning beds for anyone between the ages of 14 and 18?
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9. What is the name of the storm that struck parts of Mexico this week?
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10. What Cuban singer is known as the "Queen of Salsa"?
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