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Friday, 31 March 2017

Weekly Quiz

1. Why has the Whanganui River been in the news?
•a. it has become the first landmark in the world to be recognised as a living entity
•b. it has been named NZ’s dirtiest river
•c. it has been overrun by Japanese carp fish


2. A former well-known New Zealand circus animal died recently in a San Diego Zoo.  What type of animal was Jumbo?
• a. an elephant
• b. a lion
• c. a bear


3. True or false, Donald Trump’s revised travel ban has been put on hold by a federal judge?


Where were the recent national freediving championships held?
• a. the Marlborough Sounds
• b. Lake Wakatipu
• c. Lake Taupo


Over 113 people lost their lives in Ethiopia last week when …?
• a. an apartment building collapsed
• b. a flooded river burst its banks
• c. a rubbish pile collapsed on top of homes


Which of the following workers went on strike last week?
• a. Junior doctors at Starship Hospital
• b. Auckland University staff
• c. Auckland train drivers

WALT. figure out the questions above. The questions above show the things in the global world some of the things we had to look up. Please leave a good comment

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