Quiz: a week in 12 questions + Caption Competition

There’s a lot going on here… Send us your captions, please!

  1. This week, an artist ate the world’s most expensive banana. How much was it worth?
    1. £450
    2. £1,500,000
    3. £91,000
  2. Who said that this week’s fire in an illegal factory in Delhi was “horrific”?
    1. Narendra Modi
    2. Jagdish Bhagwati
    3. Ronak Khan
  3. Finland is about to have the world’s youngest prime minister. How old is Sanna Marin?
    1. 32
    2. 34
    3. 29
  4. How much US federal income tax did Amazon pay last year?
    1. $0
    2. $10,000
    3. $100,000
  5. Who sings the song in the trailer for Channel 4’s new adaptation of The Tiger Who Came to Tea?
    1. Tom Jones
    2. Robbie Williams
    3. Stormzy
  6. In which city is Aung San Suu Kyi currently defending her country’s human rights record?
    1. New York
    2. Rangoon
    3. The Hague
  7. What did Konrad Lorenz call universally cute facial features?
    1. Kindchenschema
    2. Linati Schema
    3. Régime enfant
  8. What is Baby Yoda’s real name in The Mandalorian TV series?
    1. The Child
    2. Yaddle
    3. Yodlett
  9. In which country did a volcano terrifyingly erupt this week?
    1. Japan
    2. New Zealand
    3. Australia
  10. What did a leading dictionary name its “word of the year” this week?
    1. they
    2. impeach
    3. covfefe
  11. Which one of these is NOT a universal human right?
    1. Freedom from discrimination
    2. Right to own property
    3. Right to access the internet
  12. What did Boris Johnson hide in this week to avoid being interviewed by Good Morning Britain?
    1. A tree
    2. A toilet
    3. A fridge

Caption competition

Last week’s winner

“That’s not what they mean by jog on, Prime Minister” Hull Collegiate School

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

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