News Quiz for Week Ending August 22, 2014

Posted on: 08.22.2014 in weekly_quiz

1. What sparked the protests in Ferguson, Missouri?
a. The state imposed a curfew on the residents of Ferguson.
b. People were looting stores and the police waited too long to respond.
c. An unarmed black teenager was shot and killed by a white police officer.
d. The governor turned control of security of Ferguson to the state highway patrol.

2. What does ISIS believe about Iraq and other Muslim nations?
a. They should not be democracies.
b. They should not rely on dams for electricity.
c. They should not engage in battles with the United States.
d. They should not control the water supply in the Mideast.

3. Which group governs Gaza?
b. Hamas
c. Boko Haram
d. Islamic Dawa Party

4. What is entomophagy?
a. The practice of eating bugs
b. The study of bugs
c. The spraying of pesticides
d. When a species of insect dies off

5. The makers of the iPhone fans claim that the attachment has what benefit?
a. It uses absolutely no battery power.
b. It generates winds that measure up to 3 mph.
c. It uses very little battery power.
d. It can cool a small room.




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

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