Quiz: a week in 12 questions + Caption Competition

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  1. How many MPs are there in the House of Commons?
    1. 80
    2. 250
    3. 650
  2. Which is the main male sex hormone?
    1. Progesterone
    2. Testosterone
    3. Oestrogen
  3. Who wrote 1984?
    1. Margaret Atwood
    2. Aldous Huxley
    3. George Orwell
  4. What colour robe do handmaids wear in The Handmaid’s Tale?
    1. Red
    2. Green
    3. Blue
  5. What important document was King John forced to sign in 1215?
    1. The Domesday Book
    2. The Magna Carta
    3. The Declaration of Independence
  6. The death of the dinosaurs brought to an end which biological period?
    1. Devonian
    2. Holocene
    3. Cretaceous
  7. Which iPhone was released this week?
    1. iPhone 11
    2. iPhone X
    3. iPhone XR
  8. Roughly, how many cat videos are there on the internet?
    1. 25 million
    2. 2.5 billion
    3. 250 billion
  9. What has Boris Johnson done to Parliament to stop MPs sitting?
    1. Pacify it
    2. Prorogue it
    3. Palamon it
  10. What breeds of seals live in the River Thames?
    1. Grey and weddell
    2. Harbour and grey
    3. Harbour and elephant
  11. On which exoplanet have scientists detected water vapour?
    1. Kepler 2bb
    2. Centauri1c
    3. K2-18b
  12. Which former cricket player was in a crash while filming Top Gear?
    1. Geoffrey Boycott
    2. Alastair Cook
    3. Andrew Flintoff

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

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