Quiz: a week in 12 questions + Caption Competition

What is this horse doing in hospital? Send us your captions, please!

  1. What does the Old Norse word hugga mean?
    1. To comfort
    2. To tickle
    3. To pick up
  2. Who said: “Good habits formed at youth make all the difference”?
    1. Aristotle
    2. Sigmund Freud
    3. Barack Obama
  3. When was Don Quixote first published?
    1. 1278
    2. 1605
    3. 1812
  4. How many devices do Americans connect to the internet every second?
    1. 39
    2. 127
    3. 1,500
  5. Where was Dua Lipa born?
    1. London
    2. Ukraine
    3. Kosovo
  6. What does al-Nakba mean in Arabic?
    1. The exodus
    2. The horror
    3. The catastrophe
  7. What is the name of Jack Ma’s tech company?
    1. Ant
    2. Meituan
    3. Tencent
  8. When was Mahatma Gandhi born?
    1. 1869
    2. 1902
    3. 1913
  9. During what month of the Islamic calendar does Ramadan take place?
    1. Third
    2. Ninth
    3. Twelfth
  10. How many Brits did Dua Lipa win this year?
    1. 1
    2. 2
    3. 3
  11. Which car manufacturer invented the three-point seatbelt?
    1. Saab
    2. Volkswagen
    3. Volvo
  12. Which city is hoping to be named the world’s best rainy city?
    1. Gothenburg
    2. Dublin
    3. Copenhagen

Caption competition

Last week’s winner

“Just caught the post.” Bedales School

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

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