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					Channel One News
August 17-21, 2009

WEEKLY QUIZ
August 17, 2009 1. What state is battling wildfires that have already destroyed 84,000 acres? a. Florida b. Arizona c. California d. Washington

2. What NFL team just signed Michael Vick after his reinstatement by Commissioner Goodell? a. Eagles August 18, 2009 3. What country is facing threats by the Taliban to violently disrupt its presidential elections? a. Iran b. Afghanistan c. Iraq d. Syria b. Giants c. Raiders d. Colts

4. What month marks the peak of hurricane season? a. November August 19, 2009 5. Who met with President Obama to discuss the Mideast peace plan? a. Shimon Peres b. Mahmoud Abbas c. King Abdullah d. Hosni Mubarak b. July c. August d. September

6. What state is facing a $26 billion shortfall that is causing cuts to its education program? a. New York August 20, 2009 7. What country faced bombings this week that killed at least 95 people? a. Afghanistan b. Iran c. Iraq d. Israel b. Florida c. California d. Texas

8. What goal is NOT on the agenda of the Secretary of Education? a. Lowering dropout rate b. Increasing college success August 21, 2009 9. Which of these colleges was listed as one of the two top schools according to the U.S. News and World Report ranking? a. William and Mary b. UCLA c. Yale d. Princeton c. Closing schools that are failing d. Providing every student with a computer

10. About how many Americans receive unemployment benefits from the government? a. 6 million b. 10 million c. 8 million 4 million

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August 17-21, 2009

ANSWERS
August 17, 2009 1. What state is battling wildfires that have already destroyed 84,000 acres? a. Florida b. Arizona c. California d. Washington

2. What NFL team just signed Michael Vick after his reinstatement by Commissioner Goodell? a. Eagles August 18, 2009 3. What country is facing threats by the Taliban to violently disrupt its presidential elections? a. Iran b. Afghanistan c. Iraq d. Syria b. Giants c. Raiders d. Colts

4. What month marks the peak of hurricane season? a. November August 19, 2009 5. Who met with President Obama to discuss the Mideast peace plan? a. Shimon Peres b. Mahmoud Abbas c. King Abdullah d. Hosni Mubarak b. July c. August d. September

6. What state is facing a $26 billion shortfall that is causing cuts to its education program? a. New York August 20, 2009 7. What country faced bombings this week that killed at least 95 people? a. Afghanistan b. Iran c. Iraq d. Israel b. Florida c. California d. Texas

8. What goal is NOT on the agenda of the Secretary of Education? a. Lowering dropout rate b. Increasing college success August 21, 2009 9. Which of these colleges was listed as one of the two top schools according to the U.S. News and World Report ranking? a. William and Mary b. UCLA c. Yale d. Princeton c. Closing schools that are failing d. Providing every student with a computer

10. About how many Americans receive unemployment benefits from the government? a. 6 million b. 10 million c. 8 million 4 million


				
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