Newsquiz: Week of January 16

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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 20, 2012
Media Literacy Question of the Day
What factors might need to be considered before a news organization announces preliminary election results?
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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 mountain is the highest peak in Africa?
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2. What is the name of one of the controversial bills that prompted some U.S. websites to shut themselves down on Wednesday?
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3. What energy source is obtained through hydraulic fracturing, also known as "fracking"?
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4. What city is home to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s national memorial, which opened last year?
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5. What animals does Samantha Garvey study?
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6. What U.S. state holds its Republican presidential primary tomorrow?
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7. What is the name of the first submarine in history to sink an enemy warship?
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8. What NFL team did linebacker Derrick Brooks play for?
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9. What former Utah governor announced on Monday that he had suspended his presidential campaign?
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10. What mammal does the U.S. Navy use to help find underwater mines?
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