Quiz: a week in 12 questions + Caption Competition

Spotted at Paris Fashion Week. Send us your funniest captions please!

  1. What is the rapper Stormzy’s real name?
    1. Shawn Carter
    2. Calvin Cordozar Broadus
    3. Michael Ebenazer Kwadjo Omari Owuo
  2. Which politician did he sample during his Glastonbury set last weekend?
    1. Martin Luther King Jr
    2. Nelson Mandela
    3. Labour MP David Lammy
  3. Who is the current frontrunner in the race to be the Democratic nominee for US president?
    1. Joe Biden
    2. Bernie Sanders
    3. Kamala Harris
  4. Which country has lifted its ban on commercial whaling?
    1. Japan
    2. Iceland
    3. USA
  5. Which famous scientist came up with a mathematical equation that could predict common patterns in nature?
    1. Stephen Hawking
    2. Alan Turing
    3. Albert Einstein
  6. England lost its semi-final with the USA in the Women’s World Cup. What was the final score?
    1. 1-0
    2. 2-1
    3. 3-2
  7. Who is England’s team captain?
    1. Nikita Parris
    2. Ellen White
    3. Steph Houghton
  8. Which year did a European heatwave kill 70,000 people?
    1. 1984
    2. 2003
    3. 2018
  9. Ai-Da is a robot artist created by Oxford scientists. How much has she earned from selling artworks?
    1. £10,000
    2. £100,000
    3. £1 million
  10. What is the name of the town in the TV show Stranger Things?
    1. Hawkins
    2. Lima
    3. Sunnydale
  11. Who invented the word “utopia”?
    1. Thomas Cromwell
    2. Thomas More
    3. Thomas Worsley
  12. Who has been cast to play Ariel in Disney’s live action remake of The Little Mermaid?
    1. Halle Bailey
    2. Liu Yifei
    3. Lizzo

Caption competition

Last week’s winner

“As Prime Minister, I’ll be a friend to all blue collar workers.” The Brunts Academy

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