Newsquiz: Week of November 7

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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
November 11, 2011

Media Literacy Question of the Day
How would you use media to tell and preserve the stories of veterans for future generations?
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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. The prime ministers of what two European nations announced their resignations this week?
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2. What U.S. agency conducted its first nationwide test of the Emergency Alert System on Wednesday?
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3. What U.S. state experienced a 5.6-magnitude quake this week, its strongest quake on record?
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4. What country did a recent International Atomic Energy Agency report say had the capability to develop nuclear weapons?
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5. What war ended on November 11, 1918?
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6. What is the name of the annual pilgrimage that millions of Muslims make to Mecca, Saudi Arabia?
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7. An international crew was locked in a facility for 520 days to simulate a spaceflight to what planet?
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8. What country's stock market opened later yesterday so that its 700,000 seniors could take their college entrance exam?
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9. What type of celestial body flew closer to the Earth than the moon this week?
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10. What African mountain does Kyle Maynard plan to climb?
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