It’s time for The Record’s weekly news quiz to test the knowledge of local students about current events.
Students at the elementary and high school level are invited to read through the paper to find the answers and then send them by email to our editorial team.
At the end of the month, any students who participate and answer the quiz questions will be entered into a draw to win a 16-GB Fire tablet.
Each time a student answers a different quiz, their name will be re-entered, increasing their chances of winning a tablet. Four will be given away over the next four months.
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Week 2 quiz answers:
Education Minister Jean-François Roberge recently announced these grades will also need to wear masks in class, what grades are they?
Answer: Grades 5 and 6
A day centre for homeless and vulnerable people opened in Sherbrooke last week, what is it called?
Answer: Ma Cabane
What milestone did Bishop’s University drama department celebrate last week?
Answer: 50th anniversary
Pascale Desmarais, a Bishop’s student, delivers packages for which company?
What is the name of the founding director of Maison Aube-Lumière who recently passed away?
Answer: Marie-Paule Kirouac
Week 3 quiz questions
1) Where did CSQ members protest in Sherbrooke last week?
2) What is The Epoch Times?
3) Bishop’s University collected what kind of samples from students living in residence?
4) A homeless man died tragically last week due to Quebec’s curfew. What is his name?
5) Restaurant A Pizza runs a pay-it-forward program. Who owns the restaurant?
Send your answers to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Look for the answers to this week’s quiz and next week’s questions in Monday’s Record.
For more information about the quiz and how to participate, call the newsroom at 819-569-6345.