Newsquiz: Week of April 22

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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 26, 2013

Media Literacy Question of the Day

Why might it be important to preserve audio and video recordings from a president's time in office? What kinds of recordings might not be featured in a presidential archive?

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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 European city held its annual marathon on Sunday and paid tribute to the people of Boston?

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    2. What type of unusually dangerous flu has recently broken out in China and affected at least one patient in Taiwan?

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    3. Former U.S. President George W. Bush's presidential library is located in what city?

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    4. A company is seeking volunteers for a proposed, one-way mission to what planet?

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    5. What is the name of the warning that informs a suspect of the right to remain silent and the right to an attorney?

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    6. What is the capital of Libya?

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    7. What social media service is associated with a limit of 140 characters?

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    8. What U.S. administration is responsible for training air traffic controllers?

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    9. What percentage of Earth's water is fresh water: 1%, 2.5% or 15%?

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    10. In what country did authorities arrest two men suspected of planning a terror attack against a passenger train?

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