Channel One News Quiz
Week of October 23, 2015
1. What is a typhoon?
a. a type of volcano
b. a type of hurricane
c. a type of dust storm
d. a type of earthquake
2. Why did the United States first place sanctions on Iran?
a. because Iran violated human rights
b. because Iranian students took American diplomats hostage
c. because Iranian revolutionaries overthrew the Shah, a U.S. ally
d. because the Iranian government was sending money to terrorists
3. What do Americans in favor of the deal with Iran claim?
a. The deal will make the world safer.
b. The deal will weaken the economy in Iran.
c. The deal will improve the economy in America.
d. The deal will allow certain areas to have electricity.
4. Why do some people think that the drone registry will have little effect?
a. They say that people will not register their drones.
b. They say that the registry will be too big to manage.
c. They say that sales of drones will go down next year.
d. They say that users are already careful with their drones.
5. How do people from different countries in the U.N. General Assembly meeting understand each speaker?
a. Everyone speaks English.
b. Everyone speaks French.
c. Speeches are translated through headphones.
d. Speeches are translated through tablet computers.
Answers for Weekly Quiz
Week of October 22, 2015