Quiz: a week in 12 questions + Caption Competition

Melania Trump waits in the Oval Office. Captions please!

  1. What is the name of the rescue boat, carrying 630 refugees, which Italy blocked from its ports last week?
    1. The Scorpio
    2. The Aquarius
    3. The Capricorn
  2. How many of its qualifying games did England win to make it to the World Cup?
    1. Five
    2. Eight
    3. Ten
  3. Who scored the winning goal for England in its first match of the World Cup?
    1. Harry Kane
    2. Raheem Stirling
    3. Marcus Rashfod
  4. What did the World Health Organisation name as an official mental health disorder this week?
    1. Social media addiction
    2. Video game addiction
    3. Exercise addiction
  5. Which Queen of England is believed to have used cannabis to treat period pains?
    1. Queen Elizabeth I
    2. Queen Victoria
    3. Queen Elizabeth II
  6. Roughly how many children did the US separate from their families over six weeks between April and May?
    1. 500
    2. 1,000
    3. 2,000
  7. Which British artist was rejected from an art exhibition in London after submitting work under a false name?
    1. Banksy
    2. David Hockney
    3. Grayson Perry
  8. At which hospital did 456 patients have their lives shortened by powerful painkillers over 12 years?
    1. Morcambe Bay
    2. Stafford Hospital
    3. Gosport War Memorial Hospital
  9. Approximately how old is Stonehenge?
    1. 2,000 years
    2. 5,000 years
    3. 8,000 years
  10. Which football player ran the shortest distance during the opening round of games in this year’s World Cup?
    1. Jordan Pickford
    2. Lionel Messi
    3. Christiano Ronaldo
  11. What year was the US Declaration of Independence ratified?
    1. 1774
    2. 1776
    3. 1778
  12. Ariana Grande is engaged to a man she has been dating for only one month. Who is it?
    1. Saturday Night Live star Pete Davidson
    2. Rapper Mac Miller
    3. Singer Shawn Mendes

Caption competition

Last week’s winner

“I bring the Three Wise Men all this way and all I get for my Christmas dinner is this!” Stowmarket High School

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

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