Quiz: a week in 12 questions + Caption Competition

Gareth Southgate celebrates England’s win in Moscow. Captions please!

  1. Which team knocked Cristiano Ronaldo’s Portugal out of the World Cup?
    1. Uruguay
    2. France
    3. Brazil
  2. What is the average daily cost of looking after one person in an NHS bed?
    1. £200
    2. £400
    3. £1,000
  3. Why did Germany’s interior minister threaten to resign this week?
    1. To stop Donald Trump from visiting
    2. In protest over migration policy
    3. Because Germany lost to Mexico
  4. How many jobs have been lost in Britain over the last six months due to large companies going bust?
    1. 10,000
    2. 30,000
    3. 50,000
  5. Who scored the equalising goal for Colombia in the final minutes of their match against England?
    1. Radamel Falcao
    2. Carlos Bacca
    3. Yerry Mina
  6. What percentage of music streams are played through YouTube in the UK?
    1. 25%
    2. 40%
    3. 70%
  7. Which country’s medical exams were passed by a robot doctor last year?
    1. China
    2. US
    3. Sweden
  8. Which nickname was given to last summer’s extreme heatwave in Europe?
    1. Beelzebub
    2. Lucifer
    3. Satan
  9. Which of these issues did the US Supreme Court NOT make a decision about last month?
    1. Abortion rights
    2. Trump’s travel ban
    3. Gerrymandering
  10. Which politician is calling for a bank holiday if England win the World Cup?
    1. Nicola Sturgeon
    2. Boris Johnson
    3. Jeremy Corbyn
  11. What is the name of the cave complex in Thailand where 12 boys and their coach are currently trapped?
    1. Tham Luang
    2. Sibudu caves
    3. Cave of Niaux
  12. What is the name of the “planet hunting instrument” that captured the birth of a new planet this week?
    1. SPHERE
    2. CUBOID
    3. PRISM

Caption competition

Last week’s winner

“When you run out of web-shooter…” Hampton College

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

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