Newsquiz: Week of May 7

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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

May 11, 2012

Media Literacy Question of the Day

To what extent does someone's fame influence the news coverage that he or she gets?

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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 was elected president of France on Sunday?

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    2. What does the education degree Ph.D. stand for?

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    3. Researchers predict that 42 percent of Americans will have what health condition by 2030?

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    4. What U.S. state became the first to allow autonomous vehicles, which don't require a driver, on the road?

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    5. What element is found in all organic chemicals?

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    6. What kind of power source have thousands of people in Japan been protesting?

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    7. What city hosted the first modern Olympics?

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    8. On what North Carolina island was America's "Lost Colony" located?

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    9. What fuel does high school sophomore Josh Wolf make from used cooking oil?

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    10. What position does Vladimir Putin currently hold in the Russian government?

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