Newsquiz: Week of September 3

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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

September 7, 2012

Media Literacy Question of the Day

How might news coverage of the presidential campaigns change now that the political conventions are over?

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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 London department store, established in 1849, has a motto that means "all things for all people, everywhere"?

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    2. Which former U.S. president delivered Wednesday's keynote address at the Democratic National Convention?

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    3. How many hurricane categories are on the Saffir-Simpson scale?

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    4. What milestone dollar amount did the U.S. national debt pass this week?

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    5. What professional sports league is using replacement referees due to a labor dispute?

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    6. A toothbrush was recently used to help repair part of what space object?

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    7. In what German city was a World War II bomb recently detonated in a controlled explosion?

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    8. In a recent survey, 86 percent of Americans said it takes a secure job to be considered part of what socioeconomic group?

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    9. A member of what U.S. military unit recently published a book about the raid that killed Osama bin Laden?

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    10. What city hosted the 2012 Democratic National Convention?

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