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Newsquiz: Week of March 25

updated 6:42 PM EDT, Thu March 28, 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) -- 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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