Newsquiz: Week of March 25

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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 29, 2013

Media Literacy Question of the Day

How accurately do surveys reported in the media reflect what you've personally observed?

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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 U.S. national landmark is scheduled to reopen on July 4th, months after it was damaged by the storm Sandy?

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    2. What international group offered Cyprus a bailout worth 10 billion euros?

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    3. Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay were the first two people to reach the summit of what mountain?

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    4. The U.S. Supreme Court is reviewing what federal law that defines marriage as only between one man and one woman?

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    5. What day marks the start of the Christian Holy Week, which concludes on Easter?

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    6. What Jewish holiday celebrates the Israelites' escape from slavery in Egypt?

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    7. On Wednesday, Julia Pierson was sworn in as the first female director of what U.S. federal agency?

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    8. What natural event, caused by algae, recently poisoned some endangered manatees in Florida?

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    9. What college's basketball team is the first 15-seeded team to reach the NCAA's Sweet 16?

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    10. What U.S. government agency certifies aircraft, oversees air traffic control and ensures runway safety?

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