Newsquiz: Week of May 21

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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 25, 2012
Media Literacy Question of the Day
How might the media shape how Americans view the traditions associated with a national holiday?
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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 bugle call's 150th anniversary was marked last weekend at Arlington National Cemetery?
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2. What is the name of the international group of countries that President Obama hosted at Camp David last weekend?
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3. In which body of water did Hurricane Bud form?
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4. On May 25, 1961, which U.S. president announced a goal for America to have a man on the moon by the end of the 1960s?
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5. What wrecked Italian cruise ship are officials planning to refloat, tow to port, and demolish?
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6. What country, formerly ruled by Hosni Mubarak, held presidential elections this week?
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7. What is the name of the SpaceX rocket that launched this week from Cape Canaveral, Florida?
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8. By what other name was Memorial Day originally known?
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9. What celestial event, which occurred when the moon moved in front of the sun, was visible this week in some parts of the world?
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10. What U.S. state has America's longest coastline?
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