Quiz: a week in 12 questions + Caption Competition
Congratulations to Sherburn High School for winning caption of the year!
What is the name of the hit musical that depicts the founding of the USA through hip-hop?
Allegedly, how many cans of diet coke does Donald Trump drink per day?
According to writer John Burnside, what substance “cleanses our world and our senses?”
Which English poet wrote the
- William Wordsworth
- Carol Ann Duffy
- William Blake
What is the name of Amazon’s robotic household helper?
“My life now is just trees,” said which famous actor this week?
- Helen Mirren
- Morgan Freeman
- Judi Dench
How long does the average person spend on social media per day?
- 30 minutes
- 90 minutes
- 135 minutes
Which term was crowned the Collins Dictionary “Word of the Year”?
- Fake News
Which issue caused the most MPs to rebel against their party in modern times?
- The Iraq War
- Tuition fees
Which former drugs cheat won the 100 meters gold medal at the 2017 World Championships?
- Yohan Blake
- Dwain Chambers
- Justin Gatlin
The solanum tuberosum
is better known as what vegetable?
What gift did Kate Middleton, Duchess of Cambridge give to the Queen last Christmas?
- An iPad mini
- A pair of mittens
- A jar of chutney
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1c, 2c, 3a, 4b, 5b, 6c, 7c, 8a, 9a, 10c, 11b, 12c