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Weekly world news quiz
The week in questions graphic

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

Question 1
A live album by an ageing rock band was being withdrawn from sale after the lead singer asked fans not to buy it. What was the band?
A: Pink Floyd
B: Deep Purple
C: Steely Dan
Question 2
"So many people over the years have been wishing this for me." Who was speaking after accepting a film award?
A: Forest Whitaker for best actor Oscar
B: Martin Scorsese for best director Oscar
C: Sharon Stone for worst actress Golden Raspberry
Question 3
What was off the menu for early Europeans, according to a scientific paper?
A: Milk
B: Wheat
C: Peanuts
Question 4
Which animals formed an unlikely relationship in an Indonesian zoo?
A: Orang-utan and tiger cubs
B: A lion and a lamb
C: A crocodile and a turtle
Question 5
A 74-year-old woman from near Naples found something unusual in among the potatoes she had bought at a market. What was it?
A: A packet of cocaine
B: A Roman statuette
C: A hand grenade
Question 6
The late inventor of instant noodles was given a space-themed funeral ceremony attended by thousands in Osaka, western Japan. What is the name of the zero gravity noodle soup he invented?
A: Space Ram
B: Tasty Space
C: Tasty Zero
Question 7
How did Harry Potter star Daniel Radcliffe cause a stir?
A: He said he was too old to take any further part in the wildly successful film series
B: He set up a band called Harry and the Magicians
C: He "bared all" in his West End theatre debut as a disturbed stableboy in the play Equus

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