New quiz... do you know?

PUBLISHED : Wednesday, 23 May, 2001, 12:00am
UPDATED : Wednesday, 23 May, 2001, 12:00am

Test your memory and see what you remember from previous news reports. Each question is related to a news story published in the South China Morning Post on Tuesday, May 22, 2001


1. Chief Secretary for Administration Donald Tsang Yam-kuen met cloned Yang Yang in Xian, while leading the Hong Kong Go West delegation.


A goat


B panda


C chimpanzee


D cow


2. Chief Executive Tung Chee-hwa has said the self-immolation of alleged Falun Gong members in Tiananmen Square in January .


A was too radical


B was totally uncalled for


C reminded him of a cult suicide


D displayed their faith


3. Pacific Century CyberWorks-HKT staff said they fear redundancies after failing to win an extended guarantee of no job losses as the company considers switching directory inquiry operations to .


A Shenzhen


B Guangzhou


C Lowu


D Xian


4. Officials wearing white gowns, masks and rubber gloves doused themselves in disinfectant as they began the two-week process of killing farm birds that will constitute 80 per cent of the cull.


A 600,000


B 1 million


C 1.06 million


D 1.6 million


5. A 12-year-old boy fell to his death in Ma On Shan as his mother prepared to take him to school to tell his teacher .


A he had disobeyed his parents


B he refused to attend tutorial


lessons


C he had forgotten to do his


homework


D he had spent his lunch money on


playing a video game machine


6. Children could be sued for in school under a proposal the Equal Opportunities Commission outlined on Monday.


A displaying 'girlie' magazines


B displaying violent comics


C bullying


D sexual discrimination


Answers - 1A, 2C, 3B, 4C, 5D, 6A


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