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.

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    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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