Quiz: a week in 12 questions + Caption Competition

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  1. How many murders were there in London in 2017?
    1. 68
    2. 116
    3. 178
  2. Which of these countries has nuclear weapons?
    1. France
    2. Germany
    3. Italy
  3. With which other philosopher did Karl Marx collaborate?
    1. Immanuel Kant
    2. Friedrich Engels
    3. Jean-Jacques Rousseau
  4. The Golden State Killer has been unmasked as Joseph James DeAngelo. But which state is the Golden State?
    1. Florida
    2. Texas
    3. California
  5. Which famous ex-footballer shares the same name as a Hawaiian deity?
    1. Pele
    2. Maradona
    3. Ronaldo
  6. Which generation was born between 1946 and 1965?
    1. Greatest Generation
    2. Silent Generation
    3. Baby Boomers
  7. Who defeated Napoleon Bonaparte at the Battle of Waterloo?
    1. The Duke of Wellington
    2. Lord Nelson
    3. Lord Kitchener
  8. For how many years has the Cannes Film Festival been going?
    1. 31
    2. 51
    3. 71
  9. Who is the president of Iran?
    1. Ali Khamenei
    2. Hassan Rouhani
    3. Mahmoud Ahmadinejad
  10. Which of these celebrities has been a host on the quiz app HQ Trivia?
    1. Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson
    2. Jennifer Lawrence
    3. Jeremy Corbyn
  11. Which of these issues has NOT inspired a song at this year’s Eurovision Song Contest?
    1. Brexit
    2. The #MeToo movement
    3. Terrorism
  12. American Don Gorske has eaten more Big Macs than anyone else alive. Which milestone has he just passed?
    1. 5,000
    2. 15,000
    3. 30,000

Caption competition

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“Star oars” Balcarras School

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

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