Newsquiz: Week of November 5

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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
November 9, 2012
Media Literacy Question of the Day
What must journalists consider when reporting on accusations of wrongdoing?
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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. Following Tuesday's U.S. elections, what political party was projected to stay in control of the Senate?
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2. Following Tuesday's U.S. elections, what political party was projected to stay in control of the House?
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3. What holiday was once known as Armistice Day?
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4. Xi Jinping is expected to become the next president of what country?
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5. How long is one term for a member of the U.S. House of Representatives?
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6. How long is one term for a member of the U.S. Senate?
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7. In what U.S. state do two towns start voting at midnight, the earliest Election Day polling time?
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8. What Asian country continues to clean up debris from a March 2011 earthquake and tsunami?
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9. What term describes the type of winter storm that commonly strikes the northeastern U.S.?
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10. What U.S. Founding Father suggested getting up earlier in order to use fewer candles -- a kind of daylight-saving time?
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