New Quiz For Week Ending May 22, 2015

Posted on: 05.22.2015 in weekly_quiz

Channel One News Quiz
Week of May 22, 2015

1. How did U.S. Special Forces secure intelligence on how ISIS works?

a. by interviewing captured ISIS fighters after the raid
b. by grabbing cell phones and laptops during the raid
c. by using Black Hawk helicopters to spy on ISIS activity
d. by following ISIS fighters as they made their way to Palmyra

2. Why is President Obama banning the sale of military equipment to local police forces?

a. “to [see] police as guardians”
b. “military gear can be useful in counter-terrorism and drug enforcement”
c. “nor should there be a blanket prohibition for it”
d. “will still provide some equipment but under tighter controls”

3. What do many of the graduation speeches have in common?

a. They honor the professors.
b. They praise parents for supporting their children.
c. They reflect on what students did throughout college.
d. They gave advice to students for how to behave and live in the future.

4. What was Osama bin Laden having difficulty with while in hiding, according to the released documents?

a. uniting al-Qaeda
b. understanding thought control
c. deciding whether to plan more attacks
d. receiving too many applications to join al-Qaeda

5. Which of the following proved to the people of Columbus’s day that the Earth is round?

a. the writings of Socrates
b. the shape of Earth’s shadow
c. the chronicles of Viking explorers
d. trade with the Far East

Answers for Weekly Quiz
Week of May 22, 2015

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

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