News Quiz for Week Ending October 24, 2014

Posted on: 10.24.2014 in weekly_quiz

Channel One News Quiz
Week of October 24, 2014

1. What could reduce the amount of plastic that ends up in the ocean?
a. Closing down all landfills.
b. Having ships travel on different routes.
c. Throwing all plastic items into the sewer.
d. Using more non-disposal items.

2. Why is it significant that Turkey is going to help the Kurdish fighters?
a. The battles will move into Turkey if Turkey helps the Kurdish fighters.
b. Many of the Kurdish fighters have previously fought against Turkey.
c. Turkey has always remained neutral in international conflicts.
d. Turkey had already promised to help the ISIS fighters.

3. Which of the following did the AAA study find was most distracting to drivers?
a. Making Facebook updates
b. Plugging in smartphones
c. Traffic lights, pedestrians, and other cars
d. Mistakes made by the voice system

4. Why were the Blackwater security guards in Iraq?
a. to guard Iraqi prisoners
b. to fight alongside U.S. soldiers
c. to protect American diplomats
d. to escort Iraqi officials through war zones

5. Which of the following do you not need to build a “Wikihouse”?
a. a construction crew
b. tools
c. blueprints
d. a 3-D printer

Answers for Weekly Quiz
Week of October 24, 2014

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

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