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Newsquiz: Week of May 7

updated 7:54 PM EDT, Thu May 10, 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) -- 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.

Click here for a PDF version of this Newsquiz.

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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