Quiz: a week in 12 questions + Caption Competition

And (rat-a-tat-tat, drumroll) the winner of the Best Caption of the Term Award goes to Great Torrington Community School for “Adorable, I am. Give me treats, you must” on the image above.

  1. Which of the following is the oldest human activity?
    1. Playing music
    2. Writing
    3. Playing football
  2. The book is partly titled: How my family created the world’s most dangerous man. Who is it about?
    1. Kim Jong-Un
    2. Hitler
    3. Donald Trump
  3. What are humans mostly made of?
    1. Vegetables
    2. Stardust
    3. Minerals
  4. Hundreds of animals are mysteriously dropping dead in Botswana. What are they?
    1. Elephants
    2. Lions
    3. Giraffes
  5. How many of the wealthiest men in the world does it take to match the wealth of all the women in Africa?
    1. 22
    2. 2
    3. 222
  6. Who said: “Education is the most powerful weapon you can use to change the world”?
    1. Tony Blair
    2. Nelson Mandela
    3. Pope Francis
  7. How many missions to Mars are there this month?
    1. 33
    2. 3
    3. 333
  8. Which of the following does Huawei own?
    1. Windsor Castle
    2. Chelsea football ground
    3. The Lloyd’s building
  9. Who said: “All of humanity’s problems stem from man’s inability to sit quietly in a room alone.”
    1. Pascal
    2. Montaigne
    3. Aristotle
  10. In 2100, which will be the world’s most populated country?
    1. Nigeria
    2. India
    3. China
  11. Where in the world do people live longest?
    1. Scotland
    2. Italy
    3. Japan
  12. Which animal has been blamed for spreading the virus in Spain?
    1. Mink
    2. Boar
    3. Dogs

Caption competition

Last week’s winner

“Is this speaker a woofer?” Wilson’s School

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

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