Quiz: a week in 12 questions + Caption Competition
Theresa May visits Captain Shaw’s Primary School. Captions please!
Last weekend, North Korea tested a ballistic missile by firing it towards Japan. How far did it fly before crashing into the sea?
- 100 miles
- 300 miles
- 600 miles
Jane Park is the youngest person in Britain to win the Euromillions. How does she describe her life as a millionaire?
Last week a US senator said that the country was ‘careening towards…’
- 'A constitutional crisis'
- 'An impeachment'
- 'A trade deal with Russia'
What is the name of the synthetic drug that an undercover BBC journalist found was rife in Northumberland Prison?
- Spice, a cannabis substitute
- Sugar, a cocaine substitute
- Suboxone, a heroin substitute
Which of Donald Trump’s top advisers was forced to resign after just 24 days in office?
- Betsy DeVos
- Rex Tillerson
- Mike Flynn
Scientists think that the Earth’s magnetic poles could be preparing to switch. When was the last time this happened?
- 104,000 years ago
- 780,000 years ago
- 1.3 million years ago
What year did President Nixon resign from office — America’s only presidential resignation to date?
Philip Pullman is publishing a new fantasy trilogy, 17 years after finishing His Dark Materials. What will it be called?
- The Book of Dust
- The Book of Life
- The Book of Daemons
Who is Justin Welby?
- The Archbishop of Canterbury
- A British judge
- The Speaker of the House of Commons
In 2014 a scientist searching for alien life said it would be detected by…
On Wednesday night, Arsenal lost a devastating match against Bayern Munich. What was the score?
A woman has been arrested in Malaysia for assassinating Kim Jong-un’s half brother. What did her t-shirt say?
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1b, 2c, 3a, 4a, 5c, 6b, 7c, 8a, 9a, 10a, 11c, 12a