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Newsquiz: Week of April 9

updated 5:29 PM EDT, Thu April 12, 2012
STORY HIGHLIGHTS
  • 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

(CNN Student News) -- April 13, 2012

Media Literacy Question of the Day

What do you think is more compelling: hearing someone tell his own story or hearing a journalist tell it? 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.

1. What is the minimum age for the U.S. presidency?

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2. What Asian country invited international journalists to tour a rocket launch site on Sunday?

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3. What is the world's largest museum and research complex?

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4. What Indonesian island was near the site of an 8.6-magnitude earthquake on Wednesday?

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5. What Soviet cosmonaut became the first person to travel into space on April 12, 1961?

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6. What ship rescued the survivors of the Titanic disaster?

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7. In what ocean is the Ring of Fire located?

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8. What Major League Baseball team does Ozzie Guillen manage?

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9. What Middle Eastern country experienced a temporary truce on Thursday, after more than a year of conflict?

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10. What kind of transportation is traditionally used in a "whistle-stop" political campaign?

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