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Newsquiz: Week of January 14

updated 7:18 PM EST, Thu January 17, 2013
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) -- January 18, 2013

Media Literacy Question of the Day

How much time do you think that news organizations should devote to inauguration coverage? What elements might be the most important to show?

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Know Your News -- The following questions relate to stories and events that were covered this week on CNN Student News. Write your answers in the space provided.

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1. What U.S. federal holiday, created in 1983, falls on the third Monday in January?

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2. What island nation's government recently relaxed travel restrictions for many of its citizens?

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3. What Olympic athlete and 7-time Tour de France winner reportedly admitted to using performance-enhancing drugs?

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4. Who was the first U.S. president to be inaugurated in Washington, D.C.?

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5. In what European capital city did protests break out over a decision regarding the British flag?

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6. The Coca-Cola company developed an ad campaign focused on what health issue?

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7. France sent troops and airplanes to support government forces in what African country?

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8. In what professional sports league are some teams, including the Charlotte Bobcats, offering fans deals to increase attendance at games?

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9. What kind of pollution has hit record levels in Beijing, China?

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10. What presidential action establishes a new law without congressional approval?

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