Quiz: a week in 12 questions

What is this Trump chicken protesting against? Answers below…(bonus)

  1. Where has President Donald Trump gone for his summer holiday?
    1. Martha's Vineyard
    2. Mar-a-Lago, Florida
    3. Bedminster, New Jersey
  2. Which words did Princess Diana say helped to spark her early relationship with Prince Charles?
    1. "You must be so lonely."
    2. "I've always wanted to be royal!"
    3. "Did it hurt when you fell from heaven?"
  3. What nickname has been given to President Jacob Zuma of South Africa?
    1. “The Houdini of South African politics”
    2. “The Hercules of South African politics”
    3. “The Henry VIII of South African politics”
  4. What percentage of neurosurgeons in the USA are men?
    1. 56%
    2. 75%
    3. 88%
  5. What is the estimated value of the human trafficking industry?
    1. $550 million per year
    2. $8.6 billion per year
    3. $32 billion per year
  6. Who was mayor of New York during the 9/11 attacks in 2001?
    1. Rudy Giuliani
    2. Michael Bloomberg
    3. Bill de Blasio
  7. How did President Trump say that America would respond to a threat from North Korea?
    1. "With guns and ships"
    2. "With fire and fury"
    3. "With calm and reason"
  8. Which country does the Pacific island of Guam belong to?
    1. America
    2. North Korea
    3. Japan
  9. In 2008, which bank went bankrupt and triggered the financial crisis?
    1. Royal Bank of Scotland
    2. Lehman Brothers
    3. BNP Paribas
  10. Which company turned down Facebook’s offer to buy it for $3 billion?
    1. WhatsApp
    2. Instagram
    3. Snapchat
  11. Which European city sees the most tourists per square mile?
    1. Venice
    2. Barcelona
    3. Berlin
  12. A giant inflatable chicken has taken roost in Washington, DC (see above). What is it protesting against?
    1. Trump's proposed tax cuts for the rich
    2. Trump's record on animal cruelty
    3. The lack of a Mexican border wall

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