Quizzes: Current Events and Accents

Two quizzes that might be of interest to you and/or your students:

The Pew News IQ Quiz

What’s Your News IQ?

Take the Quiz

To test your knowledge of prominent people and major events in the news, we invite you to take our short quiz. Then see how you did in comparison with 1,003 randomly sampled adults asked the same questions in a recent national survey conducted by the Pew Research Center.

For an analysis of the findings from the poll on the public’s News IQ, read the full summary of findings. (No peeking! If you are going to take the quiz, do it first before reading the analysis.)

Hat Tip: Rick Shenkman

The other is the Language Trainers Group’s “Can you guess where my accent is from?

Hat Tip: Very Short List

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