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Newsquiz: Week of January 21

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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

January 25, 2013

Media Literacy Question of the Day

What different perspectives could be included in a news story about women in combat?

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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.

    Click here for a PDF version of this Newsquiz.

    1. According to the U.S. Constitution, on what date does a presidential term end and the next one begin?

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    2. Baboons and chimpanzees both belong to which of these groups: apes, monkeys, or primates?

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    3. As secretary of state, who appeared before Congress to testify about an attack on a U.S. consulate?

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    4. In what country would you find the city of Davos, which hosted the World Economic Forum this week?

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    5. Which U.S. president started the tradition of the inaugural prayer service?

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    6. What Asian country says it's planning to carry out a new nuclear test in an attempt to provoke the U.S.?

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    7. Who wrote the lyrics of "The Star-Spangled Banner"?

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    8. Which U.S. president delivered the longest inaugural address?

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    9. During what war did the U.S. Congress establish the debt ceiling (or debt limit)?

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    10. Who is the chief justice of the United States, who swore in President Obama at his inauguration?

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