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Newsquiz: Week of March 18

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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

March 22, 2013

Media Literacy Question of the Day

Do the media have an influence on a music artist's popularity? Explain.

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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. On Thursday, what country threatened a U.S. military base in Guam?

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2. What band's first album, "Please Please Me," was released on March 22, 1963?

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3. What country's prime minister is Benjamin Netanyahu?

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4. Who is the president of the Palestinian Authority?

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5. What American actress has been nominated for 17 Academy Awards?

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6. According to legend, what animals did St. Patrick drive out of Ireland?

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7. Twice a year, the lengths of day and night are about equal during what event?

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8. The island nation of Cyprus is located in what sea?

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9. This week marked the 10th anniversary of the start of the U.S.-led war in what country?

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10. Which U.S. president officially named the White House in 1901?

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