Quiz: a week in 12 questions + Caption Competition
Mary had a little lamb… Send us your captions, please!
Scientists have invented a new type of apple that stays fresh for a year. What is it called?
- Crunchy Core
- Cosmic Crisp
- Curious Crunch
Which unusual weapon did one Londoner use to fight off a terrorist on London Bridge in the recent attack?
- A Viking sword
- A badminton racket
- A narwhal tusk
What does “le petit Carême” mean in French?
- Little Lent
- Little cream
- Little carriage
Where did the COP25 climate conference take place this week?
A seal was recently pictured holding a bottle sold at which coffee chain?
- Cafe Nero
- Costa Coffee
In which city was Russian double agent Sergei Skripal poisoned in 2018?
The average 10-year-old has consumed how many years’ worth of sugar?
On average, globally, how many people have been lifted out of poverty every day since 2010?
“Haptics” relates to which human sense?
Poisoning from PBC chemicals affects which part of the body?
- The brain
- The liver
- The heart
This year, advent started on which day?
- 30 November
- 1 December
- 3 December
Which world leader was caught on camera “mocking” Donald Trump this week?
- Angela Merkel
- Vladimir Putin
- Justin Trudeau
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1b, 2c, 3a, 4b, 5a, 6c, 7b, 8c, 9b, 10a, 11b, 12c