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Newsquiz: Week of May 21

updated 6:40 PM EDT, Thu May 24, 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 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.

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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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