Quiz: a week in 12 questions + Caption Competition

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  1. How many UK prime ministers were educated at Eton?
    1. 10
    2. 15
    3. 20
  2. Which year was known as “The Year Without Summer”?
    1. 1816
    2. 1902
    3. 1960
  3. Who wrote Catch-22?
    1. Ernest Hemingway
    2. Joseph Heller
    3. F Scott Fitzgerald
  4. Who said: “I am not an Athenian or a Greek, but a citizen of the world.”?
    1. Homer
    2. Virgil
    3. Socrates
  5. Michelle Martin is a global champion in what sport?
    1. Badminton
    2. Squash
    3. Tennis
  6. How old is Margaret Keenan, the first woman to receive the Covid-19 vaccine?
    1. 83
    2. 90
    3. 99
  7. How many children does Mark Zuckerberg have?
    1. 4
    2. 1
    3. 2
  8. What is the name of Israel’s largest newspaper?
    1. Yediot Aharonot
    2. Israel Hayom
    3. Globes
  9. How many plant and animal species went extinct in the last 10 years?
    1. 320
    2. 442
    3. 467
  10. Which planet is known as the “Red Planet”?
    1. Venus
    2. Jupiter
    3. Mars
  11. Who said, “The study of Nature makes a man at last as remorseless as Nature.”?
    1. Aldous Huxley
    2. H G Wells
    3. George Orwell
  12. In what year was the Universal Declaration of Human Rights declared?
    1. 1850
    2. 1919
    3. 1948

Caption competition

Last week’s winner

“It seems the rabbits had misunderstood their job at the petting zoo.” Balcarras School

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

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