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STORY HIGHLIGHTS
  • Use the weekly Newsquiz to test your knowledge of stories you saw on CNN Student News
  • Use the clues to figure out the word or phrase that is being described
  • Write your answers in the space provided
  • Today's Newsquiz includes the Media Literacy Question of the Day

(CNN Student News) -- January 28, 2011

Media Literacy Question of the Day

What historic events have you witnessed, either on television or through the internet? What images from these events do you think that you will remember 25 years from now?

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

1. At a conference in this city, world leaders are meeting with economic experts and heads of major corporations to work on global economic issues.

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2. New York City's mayor announced that snowfall in this park broke a record set in 1925.

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3. President Barack Obama delivered this annual address to a joint session of Congress on Tuesday.

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4. On Tuesday, part of Russia's parliament approved this treaty, which the U.S. Senate voted on last month.

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5. The Green Party pulled out of the coalition government in this nation, which could lead to early elections.

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6. Thousands of people in this country are protesting against President Hosni Mubarak's government.

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7. This term describes someone who either has a job that is not full time or whose job does not take advantage of all of the worker's abilities.

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8. According to authorities, a suicide bomber attacked the busiest airport in this city on Monday.

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9. The Jonas Brothers Change for the Children Foundation raises awareness and funds for research on this disease.

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10. Professional football player Hines Ward is addressing the issue of biracial discrimination in this country.

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