Newsquiz: Week of March 26

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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

March 30, 2012

Media Literacy Question of the Day

What is your response to hearing famous people quoted in the media? Do you find such quotes inspiring? Explain.

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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.

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    1. Who said, "Every great dream begins with a dreamer"?

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    2. What former U.N. secretary-general presented a plan to stop violence in Syria?

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    3. What U.S. legal body heard arguments regarding the 2010 health care reform law that was introduced by President Obama?

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    4. What two Latin American countries did Pope Benedict XVI visit this week?

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    5. Who is the U.S. transportation secretary?

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    6. What is the name of the area that divides North and South Korea?

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    7. What was the site of the worst nuclear accident in U.S. history?

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    8. What is a perfect score on the SAT?

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    9. In what U.S. state did a controlled burn get out of hand, scorching more than 4,000 acres?

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    10. In what body of water, located near Europe, did a gas leak force the evacuation of oil rig workers?

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