Newsquiz: Week of April 8

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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
April 12, 2013
Media Literacy Question of the Day
When relaying a story to someone, is video the best form of proof? Or can you think of a better kind of evidence?
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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. What U.S. state is sometimes known as the "Land of Lincoln"?
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2. Who is the current leader of North Korea?
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3. What ancient empire once reached three continents and ruled over one out of every four people on Earth?
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4. Who was the only woman who has served as the United Kingdom's prime minister?
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5. What Supreme Court case, decided in 1954, led to the integration of many U.S. schools?
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6. Capt. Emil Kapaun posthumously received the Medal of Honor for his actions as chaplain during what war?
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7. What ship was the fastest ocean liner to cross the Atlantic?
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8. On what continent would you find the Karakoram mountain range?
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9. What color jacket is awarded to the winner of the Masters Golf Tournament?
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10. Uhuru Kenyatta was recently inaugurated as president of what African country?
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