Quiz: a week in 12 questions + Caption Competition
A grinning jug has been found in Turkey. Captions, please!
Who was the socialist leader of Venezuela from 1999 until 2013?
- Augusto Pinochet
- Hugo Chávez
- Manuel Noriega
On which African country does the United States impose sanctions?
- Steven Spielberg
- Christopher Nolan
- Quentin Tarantino
San Antonio is the second biggest city in which state?
- New Mexico
Which historical inventor has a self-driving car named after him?
- Nikola Tesla
- Thomas Edison
- Albert Einstein
Who is the current favourite for the Democratic presidential nomination in 2020?
- Bernie Sanders
- Michelle Obama
- Elizabeth Warren
According to studies, which of the following is NOT linked to being able to write in cursive?
- A higher salary
- An improved memory
- Better exam results
In which country is the Côte d’Azur?
What is the title of the latest novel by Max Brooks, which is based on the video game Minecraft?
- Minecraft: The Island
- Minecraft: City of Dreams
- Minecraft: Journey to Mars
What was the name of the US military’s policy on gay personnel created by Bill Clinton?
- Don't Touch, Don't Look
- Don't Ask, Don't Tell
- Don't Pursue, Don't Harass
What is the name of the protective outer structure found on some invertebrate animals?
The jug pictured above, unearthed in Turkey, is believed to feature the earliest example of a smiley. How old is it?
- 1,700 years
- 2,700 years
- 3,700 years
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1b, 2c, 3b, 4c, 5a, 6c, 7a, 8b, 9a, 10b, 11c, 12c