Quiz: a week in 12 questions + Caption Competition

Flipping pancakes at Pilgrim School in Winchester. Send us your captions!

  1. “I did not have a father who gave me millions of dollars.” Which US presidential candidate said this on Saturday?
    1. Elizabeth Warren
    2. Bernie Sanders
    3. Kamala Harris
  2. What is the average annual cost of tuition in America?
    1. $9,581
    2. $21,320
    3. $33,215
  3. What is the name of the new documentary which accuses Michael Jackson of abuse?
    1. Leaving Neverland
    2. Bad: Michael Jackson Exposed
    3. They Don’t Care About Us
  4. The second person ever has been cured of which “incurable” condition?
    1. Cystic Fibrosis
    2. HIV
    3. Polio
  5. Research shows that 95% of US teenagers say that ___ will be important to them when they grow up?
    1. Getting married
    2. Having children
    3. A job or career they enjoy
  6. How many hours of their life does the average person in the UK spend working?
    1. 12,340
    2. 84,171
    3. 156,208
  7. Which book do people most frequently lie about reading?
    1. The Lord of the Rings trilogy
    2. Ulysses
    3. Alice in Wonderland
  8. Who became the youngest self-made billionaire in the world this week?
    1. Snapchat founder Evan Spiegel
    2. Brooklyn Beckham
    3. Kylie Jenner
  9. Which historical figure appears on the new £10 notes?
    1. Winston Churchill
    2. Jane Austen
    3. Adam Smith
  10. Who is the only woman to have a statue in Parliament Square in Westminster?
    1. Millicent Fawcett
    2. Margaret Thatcher
    3. Emmeline Pankhurst
  11. Who plays Captain Marvel in the first Marvel superhero film with a female lead?
    1. Natalie Portman
    2. Gal Gadot
    3. Brie Larson
  12. Which high street store made £1 billion in annual profits for the first time this year?
    1. John Lewis
    2. Greggs
    3. Topshop

Caption competition

Last week’s winner

“I'm not feline this.” Holland Park School

Click here to see the answers ...

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