Quiz: a week in 12 questions + Caption Competition

Tottenham’s manager celebrates winning a big match. Captions please!

  1. How much of Earth’s non-ice land is used for grazing cattle?
    1. 10%
    2. 25%
    3. 50%
  2. And how much of life on Earth is either humans or their livestock?
    1. 50%
    2. 66%
    3. 95%
  3. The new royal baby, Archie Harrison, was born on Monday. What is his zodiac sign?
    1. Taurus
    2. Gemini
    3. Aries
  4. And what is his surname?
    1. Mountbatten-Windsor
    2. Sussex
    3. Trick question — he doesn’t have one!
  5. How many babies are born every minute around the world?
    1. One
    2. 100
    3. 250
  6. What is the name of Liverpool Football Club’s home stadium?
    1. Anfield
    2. Old Trafford
    3. King Power
  7. If humans disappeared from Earth, how long would it take for carbon dioxide to return to pre-human levels?
    1. 1,000 years
    2. 100,000 years
    3. One million years
  8. Which female runner has been banned from competing due to high testosterone levels?
    1. Caster Semenya
    2. Kelly Holmes
    3. Pamela Jelimo
  9. What is a lyre?
    1. A medicinal herb
    2. An ancient harp
    3. Someone who does not tell the truth
  10. The tomb of which Egyptian pharaoh was discovered in 1922?
    1. Ptolemy II
    2. Cleopatra
    3. Tutankhamun
  11. Jack Dorsey is CEO of two companies. One is Twitter. What is the other?
    1. Paypal
    2. Square
    3. Tesla
  12. Tottenham are through to the Champions’ League final. Who scored Wednesday’s winning hat-trick?
    1. Harry Kane
    2. Heung-Min Son
    3. Lucas Moura

Caption competition

Last week’s winner

“Star oars” Balcarras School

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

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