Welcome to our new, monthly student news quiz! You can expect to find it the last school day of every month.
Above is an image related to one of the news stories we followed this month. Do you know what it shows? At the bottom of this quiz, you’ll find the answer.
Have you been paying attention to the news recently? See how many of these 15 questions you can get right.
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On Sept. 8, Queen Elizabeth II, Britain’s longest-serving monarch, died at 96. She ruled for seven decades, unshakably committed to the rituals of her role amid epic social and economic change and family scandal.
Her reign overlapped the tenures of 15 British prime ministers — from to Liz Truss.
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The war between Russia and Ukraine continued. In September, Ukraine launched an effective counteroffensive in the east and south, recapturing over 3,000 square miles of land.
Which of the following has Russia’s president, Vladimir V. Putin, NOT done in response to Ukraine’s recent successes?
Called up roughly 300,000 reservists to the military
Made a veiled threat to use nuclear weapons
Pushed for direct negotiations with President Volodymyr Zelensky of Ukraine to end the war
Staged sham referendums on Russian annexation in occupied areas of Ukraine