Quiz: a week in 12 questions + Caption Competition
An installation by graffiti artist JR in London. Captions please!
What is the title of the tell-all book by Michael Wolff about Donald Trump’s White House, published last week?
- The Trump Doctrine
- Fire and Fury
- Not Fake News
What statement did actors make at this year’s Golden Globes Awards, as a protest against harassment?
- They wore black
- They boycotted the event
- They refused the awards
The world’s largest known prime number has been discovered. Roughly how many digits is it?
- 23 million
Which celebrity is being touted as a possible future president after their speech at the Golden Globes?
- Oprah Winfrey
- Meryl Streep
- Tom Hanks
The UK’s gender pay gap is around 9.1%, and in Iceland it is 5.7%. What is it in the USA?
What is the name of the robot dog revealed by Sony at a technology fair in Las Vegas this week?
How many elephants were poached in Africa last year?
Which unusual place recorded 40cm of snow this week?
- The Sahara Desert
- Sydney, Australia
- Dubai, UAE
What is the slogan for the British Army (recently accused of being “elitist and non-inclusive”)?
- “Be the best”
- “Only excellence”
- “Just do it”
What is the hit new Winston Churchill biopic called?
- The Finest Hour
- The Darkest Hour
- The Longest Hour
“It breaks my heart,” said Serena Williams in a recent Vogue interview. What was she referring to?
- Missing time with her daughter
- Watching the news
- Beating her sister at tennis
A company which supplies the Queen’s lingerie has lost its royal warrant. Why?
- It sent a joke gift to Prince Harry
- A book detailed royal bra fittings
- It had “ties with Russia”
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1b, 2a, 3c, 4a, 5c, 6a, 7b, 8a, 9a, 10b, 11c, 12b