Newsquiz: Week of March 11

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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

March 15, 2013

Media Literacy Question of the Day

How can young people determine whether someone they've only seen in the media might make a good role model?

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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 name did Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio choose when he was elected pope?

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    2. What continent is nearest to the Falkland Islands?

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    3. This week, North Korea called off an armistice that was signed in what year?

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    4. What kind of animal is a malamute?

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    5. Xi Jinping is the new president of what country?

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    6. The USS Monitor was a ship involved in what war?

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    7. In what state did a judge rule against a ban on certain sizes of sugary drinks?

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    8. What is the name of the famous sled-dog race that takes place every year across Alaska?

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    9. What day falls on March 14, commemorating the number that represents the ratio of a circle's circumference to its diameter?

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    10. What country elected Uhuru Kenyatta as its president?

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