Quiz: a week in 12 questions + Caption Competition

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  1. What has Russia called its Covid vaccine?
    1. Vostok II
    2. Zenit X
    3. Sputnik V
  2. What dossier published in 1971 by the New York Times exposed secrets about the Vietnam War?
    1. White House writings
    2. Pentagon Papers
    3. War office diaries
  3. Which of the following events did astrologer Jessica Adams predict?
    1. A Harry Potter reunion
    2. The Brexit result
    3. The death of David Bowie
  4. When was the Chernobyl nuclear power plant disaster?
    1. 1964
    2. 1973
    3. 1986
  5. What percentage of Americans get their news from Facebook?
    1. 25%
    2. 43%
    3. 81%
  6. What did Edward Enninful’s mother do for a living?
    1. Seamstress
    2. Nurse
    3. Shoemaker
  7. Who is the mayor of Greater Manchester?
    1. Andy Burnham
    2. Andy Hamilton
    3. Andy Warhol
  8. What was the name of the television interview programme hosted by John Freeman?
    1. Freeman and Friends
    2. Face to Face
    3. Far and Wide
  9. How many Gmail accounts are there worldwide?
    1. 1.8bn
    2. 3bn
    3. 5.2bn
  10. How many instruments does Paul McCartney play?
    1. 12
    2. 31
    3. 54
  11. If successful, Joe Biden would become the oldest ever US president. When was he born?
    1. 1938
    2. 1942
    3. 1950
  12. What is the name of a seal who has become famous for joining paddle boarders in West Sussex?
    1. Sammy
    2. Brian
    3. Gavin

Caption competition

Last week’s winner

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

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

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