Quiz: a week in 12 questions + Caption Competition

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  1. What was Emma Raducanu’s world rank when she was selected for Wimbledon?
    1. 500
    2. 338
    3. 15
  2. How much money has the US spent on the war in Afghanistan?
    1. £704 billion
    2. £900 billion
    3. £1 trillion
  3. What space exploration company was founded by Jeff Bezos?
    1. SpaceX
    2. Blue Origin
    3. Virgin Galactic
  4. What percentage of people are born intersex?
    1. 1.7%
    2. 11%
    3. 32.1%
  5. When was the National Trust founded?
    1. 1810
    2. 1850
    3. 1895
  6. How many people die of malaria every year?
    1. 200,000
    2. 400,000
    3. 1 million
  7. What is the mortality rate for mad cow disease?
    1. 10%
    2. 60%
    3. 100%
  8. How many named islands are there in Denmark?
    1. 27
    2. 443
    3. 902
  9. In which ocean is the Clarion-Clipperton Zone?
    1. Pacific
    2. Atlantic
    3. Indian
  10. Who wrote the poem, If?
    1. Rudyard Kipling
    2. Dylan Thomas
    3. William Wordsworth
  11. Who is King of the Netherlands?
    1. Johan Friso
    2. Willem-Alexander
    3. Claus
  12. What will a Melbourne city council introduce to keep birdlife safe?
    1. Public bird feeders
    2. Speed limits for bicycles
    3. A pet cat curfew

Caption competition

Last week’s winner

“Gymnast accused of taking performance enhancing drugs.” Hele’s School

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

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