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What's the Difference? Try Our International Women's Day Quiz and Find Out!

OECD | Posted 05.09.2014 | Impact
OECD

By Patrick Love "How abominable before God is the Empire or Rule of Wicked Woman, yea, of a traitress and bastard." That's the opening of John Knox...

The Week to Week News Quiz for 3/7/14

John Zipperer | Posted 05.07.2014 | San Francisco
John Zipperer

Everyone's trying to figure out what Russian President Putin will do next. Do you know what he's done so far? Find that and other news in our latest Week to Week news quiz.

The Week to Week News Quiz for 2/28/14

John Zipperer | Posted 04.30.2014 | San Francisco
John Zipperer

From Jan Brewer's big decision to mayhem in Ukraine, see if you've been paying attention to the big happenings this week. Take our latest Week to Week news quiz and find out.

The Week to Week News Quiz for 2/14/14

John Zipperer | Posted 04.16.2014 | San Francisco
John Zipperer

See if you can win a gold medal by getting all of the answers correct in our week-to-week news quiz.

The Week to Week News Quiz for 2/7/14

John Zipperer | Posted 04.09.2014 | San Francisco
John Zipperer

Take your eyes off the Sochi Olympics long enough to take our Week to Week news quiz and test your current affairs skills.

The Week to Week News Quiz for 1/31/14

John Zipperer | Posted 04.02.2014 | San Francisco
John Zipperer

I am happy to report that the State of the News Quiz is healthy and the outlook is good, at least if you take our Week to Week News Quiz and test your knowledge of the week's happenings.

The Week to Week News Quiz for 1/24/14

John Zipperer | Posted 03.26.2014 | San Francisco
John Zipperer

Take our Week to Week news quiz and see if your knowledge of the news is up to par.

The Week to Week News Quiz for 1/17/14

John Zipperer | Posted 03.19.2014 | San Francisco
John Zipperer

There was a surprising amount of news about money and agreement about how to spend it this week. Take our Week to Week news quiz and see if your knowledge of the news paid off.

The Week to Week News Quiz for 1/10/14

John Zipperer | Posted 03.12.2014 | San Francisco
John Zipperer

Who had the worse week, Chris Christie or Dennis Rodman? Take our Week to Week news quiz and see how much you know about the week's ups and downs.

The Week to Week News Quiz for 12/13/13

John Zipperer | Posted 02.12.2014 | San Francisco
John Zipperer

Is it the season of peace in Washington? Take the Week to Week news quiz and see how much you know about the week's peaceful events.

The Week to Week News Quiz for 12/6/13

John Zipperer | Posted 02.04.2014 | San Francisco
John Zipperer

It was a week of political protests, papal action, and the historic loss of Nelson Mandela. Separate the ridiculous from the redeeming by taking our Week to Week news quiz.

The Week to Week News Quiz: Thanksgiving 2013 Edition

John Zipperer | Posted 01.27.2014 | San Francisco
John Zipperer

Instead of surfing the web for videos of costumed cats riding Roombas this Thanksgiving, take our special Thanksgiving Week to Week News Quiz to see what others are thankful for this holiday.

The Week to Week News Quiz for 11/22/13

John Zipperer | Posted 01.24.2014 | San Francisco
John Zipperer

Muggings, drones, and Middle Eastern arrests fill up our latest Week to Week news quiz. See how much you've been following the news lately.

The Week to Week News Quiz for 11/15/13

John Zipperer | Posted 01.23.2014 | San Francisco
John Zipperer

Bowing to congressional pressure, we are going to give you an extra year to complete our latest Week to Week news quiz.

The Week to Week News Quiz for 11/1/13

John Zipperer | Posted 01.23.2014 | San Francisco
John Zipperer

Here are some random but real hints: The new number is $1.40 per meal; if he were a cat like that Alaskan mayor, this would be cool; and then a couple days later, another court reversed it; and it's less than half of the 2009 peak.

The Week to Week News Quiz for 10/25/13

John Zipperer | Posted 01.23.2014 | San Francisco
John Zipperer

Here are some random but real hints: She is very verärgert; GOP has already announced it's DOA in 2013; shifting sands; no, not on eBay. Answers are at the bottom of the quiz.

The Week to Week News Quiz for 10/18/13: Special Government Crisis Edition

John Zipperer | Posted 01.23.2014 | San Francisco
John Zipperer

After avoiding the end of the world as we know it, take a break from stocking up on gold and canned goods to take our Week to Week news quiz.

The Week to Week News Quiz for 10/11/13

John Zipperer | Posted 01.23.2014 | San Francisco
John Zipperer

Here are some random but real hints: He chose not to pursue da office; justice delayed; we don't like the way they're purging their voter rolls; and during Lent they offer a fish alternative. Answers are at the bottom of the quiz.

The Week to Week News Quiz for 10/4/13

John Zipperer | Posted 01.23.2014 | San Francisco
John Zipperer

With the federal government shut down, you can enjoy the silence by relaxing and taking our Week to Week news quiz and see if you know what's been going on.

The Week to Week News Quiz for 9/20/13

John Zipperer | Posted 11.20.2013 | San Francisco
John Zipperer

Here are some random but real hints: 41st time's the charm; no-blame game; maybe he'll become Harvard's president again, instead; and that'd become da museum. Answers are at the bottom of the quiz.

The Week to Week News Quiz for 9/13/13: Special Syria Edition

John Zipperer | Posted 11.13.2013 | San Francisco
John Zipperer

With the U.S. and Russia wrangling over Syria, it's time to see how closely you've been following the news with a special edition of our Week to Week news quiz.

The Week to Week News Quiz for Friday 9/6/13

John Zipperer | Posted 11.06.2013 | San Francisco
John Zipperer

While President Obama tries to rally support for his Syria plan, spend your time trying to rally your memory so you can answer our latest Week to Week news quiz.

The Week to Week News Quiz for Friday 8/16/13

John Zipperer | Posted 10.16.2013 | San Francisco
John Zipperer

If hyperloops excite you and olinguitos don't make you hungry, you should do pretty well on our latest Week to Week news quiz.

The Week to Week News Quiz for Friday 8/9/13

John Zipperer | Posted 10.09.2013 | San Francisco
John Zipperer

If you're reading one of the few remaining newspapers left in this country, you should do pretty well on this news quiz.

The Week to Week News Quiz

John Zipperer | Posted 10.05.2013 | San Francisco
John Zipperer

If you, like John McCain, aren't sure about whom you'll vote for next, it's time to follow the news more closely. You can start by taking our weekly news quiz.