In The News Week Ending January 16

10 Questions

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In The News Week Ending January 16

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    An affiliate of the American Civil Liberties Union formed in North Carolina 50 years ago to address what issue?
    • A. 

      The Speaker Ban Law.

    • B. 

      Interracial marriage.

    • C. 

      The Equal Rights Amendment.

    • D. 

      Child labor laws.

  • 2. 
    Smoke forced the evacuation of what Washington, D.C., location?
    • A. 

      Congress.

    • B. 

      The Metro.

    • C. 

      Starbucks.

    • D. 

      The Smithsonian.

  • 3. 
    Oscar winning filmmaker Woody Allen has agreed to do what for the first time?
    • A. 

      Sing on camera.

    • B. 

      Run for office.

    • C. 

      Create a TV series.

    • D. 

      Get married.

  • 4. 
    Chipotle announced it would stop doing what in its restaurants?
    • A. 

      Opening on Sunday.

    • B. 

      Serving pork.

    • C. 

      Using plastic utensils.

    • D. 

      Hiring teenagers.

  • 5. 
    New regulations easing restrictions on travel to Cuba will make it easier for visitors to bring back what?
    • A. 

      Children.

    • B. 

      Photographs.

    • C. 

      Tobacco.

    • D. 

      Exotic pets.

  • 6. 
    What announcement did Target make about its Canada stores?
    • A. 

      They will shut down.

    • B. 

      They will open in-store salons.

    • C. 

      They will not use the bulls-eye logo.

    • D. 

      They will provide banking services.

  • 7. 
    Why is the city of Raleigh interested in purchasing the 308-acre Dorothea Dix campus?
    • A. 

      To build a park.

    • B. 

      To reopen a mental health facility.

    • C. 

      To establish a centralized transportation center.

    • D. 

      To develop for commercial use.

  • 8. 
    Propolis, a substance from honeybee hives, may have some use in treating what?
    • A. 

      Baldness.

    • B. 

      Memory loss.

    • C. 

      Morning sickness.

    • D. 

      Hiccups.

  • 9. 
    Durham Public Schools will compensate custodial workers for 22 days they did not get paid because of what?
    • A. 

      Payroll records were hacked.

    • B. 

      Schools were closed due to bad weather.

    • C. 

      Their services were not authorized by the county manager.

    • D. 

      The company they worked for went bankrupt.

  • 10. 
    A North Carolina woman whose dance video was seen by more than 6 million people online last year is getting her own reality TV show called what?
    • A. 

      Tipsy Toes.

    • B. 

      All Glitz.

    • C. 

      My Big Fat Fabulous Life.

    • D. 

      Living My Dream.