New Quiz for Week Ending December 19th, 2014

Posted on: 12.19.2014 in weekly_quiz

Channel One News Quiz
Week of December 19, 2014

1. What did The Children’s Defense Fund discover?

a. Young black people are arrested far less often than young white people.
b. Young black people are arrested at the same rate as young white people.
c. Young black people are arrested just slightly more often than young white people.
d. Young black people are twice as likely to be arrested as young white people.

2. Why did illegal hunters target white rhinos?

a. for their tails
b. for their hides
c. for their horns
d. for their hearts

3. What do the lunch rules Michelle Obama helped push through require?

a. cutting dairy products
b. using more sugar in baked goods
c. adding vegetables, fruits, and whole grains
d. increasing the amount of sodium in side dishes

4. What do the colored squares represent at Mount Vernon Middle School in Illinois?

a. The amount of money raised for people in need.
b. An act of kindness seen by another student.
c. Toys collected for the annual toy drive.
d. Items requested for the food pantry.

5. What was Brooke’s reason for creating the iCPooch?

a. her dog expressed concern about being left for long periods of time
b. she was concerned about leaving her dog for long periods of time
c. she thought it would be funny to confuse her pet with a trick
d. she wanted to get rich from a new invention

Answers for Weekly Quiz
Week of December 19, 2014

1. d
2. c
3. c
4. b
5. b

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