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Newsquiz: Week of January 21

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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
January 25, 2013
Media Literacy Question of the Day
What different perspectives could be included in a news story about women in combat?
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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. According to the U.S. Constitution, on what date does a presidential term end and the next one begin?
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2. Baboons and chimpanzees both belong to which of these groups: apes, monkeys, or primates?
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3. As secretary of state, who appeared before Congress to testify about an attack on a U.S. consulate?
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4. In what country would you find the city of Davos, which hosted the World Economic Forum this week?
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5. Which U.S. president started the tradition of the inaugural prayer service?
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6. What Asian country says it's planning to carry out a new nuclear test in an attempt to provoke the U.S.?
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7. Who wrote the lyrics of "The Star-Spangled Banner"?
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8. Which U.S. president delivered the longest inaugural address?
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9. During what war did the U.S. Congress establish the debt ceiling (or debt limit)?
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10. Who is the chief justice of the United States, who swore in President Obama at his inauguration?
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