Quiz: a week in 12 questions + Caption Competition
“Mind if we hold hands for a bit?” Give us your captions, please!
What are people calling the new tensions between China and the USA?
- A storm in a teacup
- The Great War of China
- Cold War II
Who did Donald Trump accuse of stifling free speech?
- Oprah Winfrey
- The newspapers
How fast can an adult brown bear run?
- 30 mph
- 13 mph
- 300 mph
Whose life ambition is to “grow a rose on Mars”?
- Richard Branson
- Monty Don
- Elon Musk
How much more do white Americans earn than black Americans, on average?
- Twice as much
- Seven times as much
- Five time as much
How are scientists attempting to increase our trust in computers?
- Emotional AI
- Human-like voices
Which of the following happening in 1968?
- Beatles’s first LP released
- England won football World Cup
- Death of Martin Luther King
What is a Molotov cocktail?
- A home-made bomb
- A rum-based drink
- A Russian ice-cream pudding
Where was there a mile-long queue last week?
- The Channel Tunnel
- Burger King, London
When was racial discrimination finally made illegal in the UK?
Who has the biggest military budget in the world?
- North Korea
Which of the following shows is leading the nominations for the BAFTA Television Awards?
- The Crown
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1c, 2b, 3a, 4c, 5b, 6a, 7c, 8a, 9c, 10a, 11b, 12c