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Current Events Quiz, September 7, 2010



This activity contains 10 questions.

Question 1.
A European Union summit of Interior Ministers is scheduled to meet in Paris on Monday to discuss

 
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Question 2.
What major event last week raised concerns regarding potential shortfalls in the world food supply?

 
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Question 3.
Israeli and Palestinian leaders last week agreed to

 
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Question 4.
In a sign of improving relations between the two countries, Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin on Sunday opened a new pipeline to export oil from Russia to

 
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Question 5.
Rain-fed landslides killed more than 35 people over the weekend in

 
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Question 6.
The three month effort to establish a new government in _______ failed over the weekend after the two major parties could not establish a coalition.

 
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Question 7.
A United Nations report on the Congo leaked last week suggested that forces allied with the government of Rwanda may have

 
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Question 8.
China and the United States last week

 
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Question 9.
Defying forecasts of an economic slowdown, the economy of ______ grew at an annualized rate of 8.9 percent in the first half of 2010.

 
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Question 10.
Naoto Kan, Japan’s Prime Minister, is engaged in a leadership challenge which could undermine the success of his party in upcoming elections. What party does Kan represent?

 
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