Quiz: a week in 12 questions + Caption Competition
Officer, can I help? Send us your funniest captions please!
How far is one light year?
- 5.88 million miles
- 5.88 billion miles
- 5.88 trillion miles
Complete the Margaret Thatcher quote. ‘There is no such thing as…’?
Who was the star of
Singin’ in the Rain?
- Fred Astaire
- Gene Kelly
- Ryan Gosling
How often, on average, does a species of plant or animal go extinct?
- Every ten minutes
- Every day
- Every week
In which country did people vote against limits to bosses’ pay to 12 times that of their lowest-paid staff?
In which city did Barack Obama grow up?
- Los Angeles
- Washington DC
When asked where she would like to travel next, what answer would Clare Hollingworth give?
- 'Where's the quietest place to go?'
- 'Where's the furthest place to go?'
- ‘Where’s the most dangerous place to go?’
In which year did the Conservatives enter a coalition government with the Liberal Democrats?
Which African team made the quarter-finals of the 1990 World Cup?
The hitchBOT was a robot which…?
- Mimicked Christopher Hitchens
- Hitch-hiked across North America
- Talked to iPhone users
Which website published allegations that Trump is vulnerable to blackmail from the Russian government?
- The New York Times
- Huffington Post
What was recently discovered in the forests of south-west China?
- An uncontacted tribe
- A huge cave
- A new species of gibbon
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1c, 2b, 3b, 4a, 5b, 6a, 7c, 8a, 9c, 10b, 11a, 12c