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Current Events Quiz #3 for #J361, Fall 2012

October 8, 2012 Suzi’s #J361/Reporting 1 Current Events Quiz #3 1. The call center in Springfield (Ore.) is planning to do what? 2. Who won the presidential election in Venezuela? Bonus: How many years has the current president been in … Continue reading

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Current Events Quiz #2 For Fall 2012

Current events quiz: Not as hard as when this sergeant questioned this guy (seriously: This is what Flickr Creative Commons gave me for “quiz”). This quiz is from October 1: October 1, 2012 Suzi’s #J361/Reporting 1 Current Events Quiz #2 … Continue reading

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Current Events Quiz #1 For Fall #J361

What happened in the first few minutes of #J361 today? Well, this is the quiz the students took. September 24,2012 Suzi’s #J361/Reporting 1 Current Events Quiz #1 1. What’s different about the Oregon Daily Emerald this year (compared to last … Continue reading

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Current Events Quiz #1

Suzi’s J361/Reporting 1 June 21, 2010 Current Events Quiz #1 1. What scientific event marks today’s date for the Northern Hemisphere? Bonus: What scientific event marks today’s date for the Southern Hemisphere? 2. What’s a vuvuzela? Why is it in … Continue reading

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Current Events Quiz #3

Suzi’s J361/Reporting 1 April 13, 2010 Current Event Quiz #3 1. Explain the tragedy that occurred for Poland on Saturday. (What happened? Where? Where were the people going?) Bonus: What’s the capital of Poland? 2. Where is Krygyzstan? Name two … Continue reading

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Current Events Quiz #2

Suzi’s J361/Reporting 1 April 6, 2010 Current Events Quiz #2 1. What happened in West Virginia yesterday? 2. Over the weekend, what was the biggest news from China’s mining sector? 3. In which European country are elections to be held … Continue reading

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Current Events Quiz #1

The first of the bunch! Suzi’s J361/Reporting 1 March 30, 2010 Current Event Quiz #1 1. What’s the scandal currently swirling around the Roman Catholic Church’s Pope Benedict XVI? Bonus: Inside what major world city is the Vatican located? What … Continue reading

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Current Events Quiz #6!

Here’s today’s current events quiz! Four to go … Suzi’s J361/Reporting 1 Current Events Quiz #6 1. What area of Portland will soon(ishly) be developed? Hint: #rqdev 2. In Eugene, what committee or board said that a police officer was … Continue reading

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Current Events Quiz #5

Current Events Quiz #5! Good luck. For those playing at home, you can find many of the source articles by looking here! Suzi’s J361/Reporting 1 Current Events Quiz #5 1. On what community in Brooklyn does an NYT article on … Continue reading

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Current Events Quiz #2

Here’s the second of 10! (No links because, well, that’s kind of obvious, isn’t it?) Suzi’s J361/Reporting 1 Current Events Quiz #2 1. On what network did former vice-presidential candidate Sarah Palin accept a position? What is that position? Bonus: … Continue reading

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