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Last Updated: Thursday, 8 April, 2004, 15:27 GMT 16:27 UK
Weekly world news quiz

It's the end of another week... Just how much do you remember about the headlines from the past seven days?

Test your knowledge of world news events in our quiz.

When you've got your result, why not e-mail the quiz to a friend to see how they measure up?

Question 1
Legend Bob Dylan is to make his advertising debut, it was revealed this week. For what product?
A: Lingerie. He will cavort with scantily-clad models
B: Fabric conditioner. He will ponder why his sweaters are so itchy
C: Sports shoes. Even music legends must run, he will say
Question 2
What got their own seats on a flight from India to Canada this week?
A: Copies of the Sikh Holy Book, the Guru Granth Sahib, destined for Canada's Sikh community
B: Eight Giant Squirrels, headed for Montreal Zoo
C: Test-tubes of a traditional Punjab stress-reliver, which sells for $500 per 100ml in Canada
Question 3
What European document was found in Japan this week?
A: A first edition of Chaucer's 14th century Canterbury Tales
B: A lost composition by German composer Johann Sebastian Bach
C: An order from Soviet leader Josef Stalin to have Lenin's body mummified
Question 4
"I'm a pragmatic man, so to describe my joy is very difficult." Who found it so hard?
A: Former BBC Director General Greg Dyke, on announcing that he would be hosting a satirical BBC news quiz
B: Chelsea manager Claudio Ranieri, after his team beat Arsenal for the first time in 17 matches
C: Rocker Ozzy Osbourne, after being voted the UK's preferred father figure
Question 5
How did the Queen toast President Chirac and France during her visit to mark the 100th anniversary of the Entente Cordiale?
A: "Vive la difference, mais vive L'Entente Cordiale"
B: "Vive la France, Vive la Republique"
C: "Vive le President et vive L'Entente Cordiale"
Question 6
What should expectant mothers eat, according to some scientists?
A: Chocolate, for happier babies
B: Beetroot, for sharper babies
C: Mustard, for warmer babies
Question 7
What did councillors in the Spanish city of Barcelona vote to ban this week?
A: Topless sunbathing
B: Bullfighting
C: Flameno dancing

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