Newsquiz: Week of January 9

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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
January 13, 2012
Media Literacy Question of the Day
What might a journalist look for when visiting the scene of a natural disaster years after the disaster happened?
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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. What kind of animal is believed to be the world's smallest vertebrate?
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2. What state, also known as the Granite State, held the first U.S. presidential primary of 2012?
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3. What country experienced protests this week after a fuel subsidy was removed?
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4. What U.S. city is waiting for a shipment of fuel that's traveling on a Russian tanker through sea ice?
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5. What U.S. national statistic now roughly equals the U.S. national debt, which is currently more than $15 trillion?
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6. What U.S. city is hosting the annual International Consumer Electronics Show?
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7. In what country, led by President Bashar al-Assad, did anti-government and pro-government groups recently hold rallies?
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8. A ship that had wrecked last October recently split in two off the coast of what country?
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9. Which international organization met for the first time this week in 1946?
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10. What country experienced a devastating earthquake two years ago on January 12?
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