Newsquiz: Week of January 30

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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
February 3, 2012
Media Literacy Question of the Day
What questions would you prepare for an interview with one of the Tuskegee Airmen? How many different topics could be covered in such an interview?
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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 U.S. holiday, celebrated this week, involves a whistle-pig?
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2. The European Union recently announced that it would place economic sanctions on what Middle Eastern country?
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3. Who won the Florida Republican presidential primary on Tuesday?
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4. What country is the world's largest producer of cocoa beans, which are used to make chocolate?
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5. What is the name of the U.S. military's first African-American flying unit?
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6. What amendment, signed by President Abraham Lincoln on February 1, 1865, abolished slavery?
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7. Two probes are taking photographs of the surface of what celestial object?
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8. In what U.S. state would you find Cape Cod?
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9. What social media company announced that it had filed for an initial public offering (IPO) on Wednesday?
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10. What U.S. federal agency monitors contributions to political campaigns?
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