Newsquiz: Week of September 17

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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 21, 2012
Media Literacy Question of the Day
What challenges might international reporters face when covering the decades-long Israeli-Palestinian conflict? How might news reports differ between Israeli and Palestinian news organizations?
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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. On what date is the 2012 U.S. presidential election?
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2. The U.S. is leading international naval exercises around what Middle Eastern strait?
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3. Which American political party is nicknamed the Grand Old Party?
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4. What North American country's independence day is September 16th?
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5. Which U.S. Constitutional amendment addresses the freedom of religion?
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6. What holiday, sometimes known as the Day of Repentance, is the Jewish New Year?
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7. What was the last space shuttle built by NASA?
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8. Who was the first U.S. president known as a Democrat?
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9. Who is the mayor of Chicago?
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10. What state was the first to ratify the U.S. Constitution?
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