Quiz: a week in 12 questions + Caption Competition

A White House visitor. Send us your funniest captions, please!

  1. The average family in Kinshasa, the capital of Congo, eats 300g per week of…?
    1. Beef
    2. Snake
    3. Caterpillars
  2. In which country is Davos located?
    1. Switzerland
    2. Austria
    3. Greece
  3. What percentage of British people admit that they “avoid the news completely”?
    1. 9%
    2. 19%
    3. 29%
  4. Which country’s government has distributed leaflets instructing people on what to do in the event of a nuclear war?
    1. France
    2. Ukraine
    3. Sweden
  5. What do Tibetans traditionally add to their tea?
    1. Orange and lemon
    2. Salt and yak butter
    3. Garlic and goat milk
  6. Which of these clubs have never won a league title?
    1. Aston Villa
    2. Newcastle United
    3. West Ham United
  7. How much does the average UK citizen spend every year on healthcare through taxation?
    1. £550
    2. £1,300
    3. £2,200
  8. Who famously posed as Rosie the Riveter on Instagram in 2014?
    1. Beyoncé
    2. Taylor Swift
    3. Rihanna
  9. In 2015 Barack Obama signed legislation giving American citizens the right to mine resources from…?
    1. Canada
    2. Antarctica
    3. Outer space
  10. How many members did the band The Fall have in total?
    1. 22
    2. 44
    3. 66
  11. What are the names of the world’s first cloned monkeys?
    1. Zhong Zhong and Hua Hua
    2. Bubble and Squeak
    3. Mickey and Minnie
  12. What did 50 Cent discover he owned this week?
    1. A theme park
    2. $8m in Bitcoin
    3. A herd of elephants

Caption competition

Last week’s winner

“Don’t let the cat out of the bag!” West Buckland School

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

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