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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


C he had forgotten to do his


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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