Quiz: a week in 12 questions + Caption Competition

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  1. In which year did Yuri Gagarin become the first man in space?
    1. 1955
    2. 1961
    3. 1968
  2. Which of these policies was in Labour’s general election manifesto?
    1. £10 minimum wage
    2. Longer school holidays
    3. 10% income tax rise for everyone
  3. What is June known as in North Korea?
    1. Glorious Socialist Revolution Month
    2. Struggle Against US Imperialism Month
    3. Praise To Our Dear Leader Month
  4. What is the name of the daughter of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge (a.k.a. William and Kate)?
    1. Elizabeth
    2. Alexandra
    3. Charlotte
  5. Which country accounts for 83% of North Korea’s exports?
    1. China
    2. South Korea
    3. Japan
  6. Who did L’Oréal model Munroe Bergdorf accuse of racism?
    1. The media
    2. Donald Trump
    3. All white people
  7. What does the D stand for in “Dreamers”?
    1. Development
    2. Deportation
    3. Department
  8. According to a report this week, what percentage of Britons describe themselves as having no religion?
    1. 33%
    2. 43%
    3. 53%
  9. And what percentage of British adults are obese?
    1. 25%
    2. 35%
    3. 45%
  10. Which of these Caribbean island was not affected by Hurricane Irma?
    1. Barbuda
    2. St Martin
    3. Barbados
  11. What did a group of major French fashion labels announce that they are no longer using?
    1. Catwalks
    2. Size zero models
    3. Gender-specific clothing
  12. Prince George started his education this week. Which of these is compulsory at his new school?
    1. Climbing
    2. Polo
    3. Ballet

Caption competition

Last week’s winner

“Gymnast accused of taking performance enhancing drugs.” Hele’s School

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1b, 2a, 3b, 4c, 5a, 6c, 7a, 8c, 9a, 10c, 11b, 12c

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