Our Little Earth - May 1, 2009

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  • 1. 
    What's happened in South Africa?
    • A. 

      Elections

    • B. 

      Apartheid

    • C. 

      Nelson Mandela died

  • 2. 
    What pandemic are people concerned about right now?
    • A. 

      SARS

    • B. 

      Swine flu

    • C. 

      Bird flu

  • 3. 
    True or False.  The Great Wall is the only man-made structure seen from space.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Why is the Great Wall in the news?
    • A. 

      Some of it was destroyed in the earthquake last year.

    • B. 

      New portions of the wall have been discovered.

    • C. 

      Tourists have to pay more to climb it.

  • 5. 
    What amazing thing is going on at the Great Wall May 16th, 2009?
    • A. 

      Mr. Sadek is going to do a hula dance on it.

    • B. 

      Mrs. C. is doing to run the Great Wall Marathon.

    • C. 

      6-3 and 6-4 students are going to paint it.

  • 6. 
    What country has had eight presidents in the last 13 years?
    • A. 

      Iceland

    • B. 

      Ecuador

    • C. 

      Zimbabwe

  • 7. 
    Which marathon was started 112 years ago?
    • A. 

      The Great Wall Marathon

    • B. 

      The Boston Marathon

    • C. 

      The London Marathon

  • 8. 
    What are scientists wroried about in Antarctica?
    • A. 

      Global warming

    • B. 

      Killer penguins

    • C. 

      Too many tourists

  • 9. 
    What's unusual about the new planet scientists found?
    • A. 

      It's the brightest.

    • B. 

      It's the lightest.

    • C. 

      It's about to explode.

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