In The News Week Ending April 7

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News Quizzes & Trivia

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What famous face is on cans of Coca-Cola being marketed in China?
    • A. 

      Roy Williams.

    • B. 

      Warren Buffett.

    • C. 

      SpongeBob SquarePants.

    • D. 

      Harry Potter.

  • 2. 
    Following the NCAA championship game, some Tar Heel fans are sporting shirts with the Michael Jordan quote claiming the ceiling is what?
    • A. 

      Shattered.

    • B. 

      The limit.

    • C. 

      The roof.

    • D. 

      Too low.

  • 3. 
    Amazon.com's latest experiment is a clear indication that it expects a big chunk of its future to come from what?
    • A. 

      Virtual reality.

    • B. 

      Self-publishing.

    • C. 

      Tweens.

    • D. 

      Groceries.

  • 4. 
     N.C. State University students can now do what as they wait for the Wolfline bus on Dan Allen Drive near the Witherspoon Student Center?
    • A. 

      Order breakfast.

    • B. 

      Register to vote.

    • C. 

      Jump on a mini trampoline.

    • D. 

      Charge their cell phones.

  • 5. 
    Apollo astronaut Jim Lovell has what connection to UNC-Chapel Hill?
    • A. 

      The new physics library is being named for him.

    • B. 

      He was a member of the 1957 championship basketball team.

    • C. 

      His granddaughter is a student there.

    • D. 

      He trained at Morehead Planetarium.

  • 6. 
    Balanced Movement Studio in Carrboro teaches a class in capoeira, which is a form of what?
    • A. 

      Pilates.

    • B. 

      Ballet.

    • C. 

      Martial art.

    • D. 

      Yoga.

  • 7. 
    Gilbert Baker, who died at his New York City home, was known for what contribution to the gay rights movement?
    • A. 

      He organized the demonstration at the 1980 Democratic National Convention.

    • B. 

      He created the rainbow flag.

    • C. 

      He argued Romer v. Evans before the Supreme Court.

    • D. 

      He opened Toronto's Glad Day Bookshop.

  • 8. 
    The New York City Council approved legislation and joins Massachusetts, Puerto Rico and Philadelphia in banning employers from asking job applicants about what?
    • A. 

      Union membership.

    • B. 

      Gaps in employment.

    • C. 

      Previous salary.

    • D. 

      Driving record.

  • 9. 
    The Los Angeles Times has confirmed that Joss Whedon is closing in on a deal to write,  direct and produce a movie based on what character?
    • A. 

      Buffy.

    • B. 

      Holden Caulfield.

    • C. 

      Batgirl.

    • D. 

      Sherlock Holmes.

  • 10. 
    As part of a school project, Jodi Riedel, a horticulture and food science teacher at Wakefield High, is having students do what at home?
    • A. 

      Keep bees.

    • B. 

      Track calories.

    • C. 

      Create a food safety website.

    • D. 

      Plant a garden.