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Which country's public sector has gone on a 48-hour strike to protest violence from neo-Nazis and government cutbacks?
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1) Greece

2) Albania

3) Taiwan

4) Ecuador

Greece
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Following the beating of a left-wing activist by members of Golden Dawn, a neo-Nazi party, the public sector of Greece effectively shut down for two days of protesting.

Tensions between the left-wing and Golden Dawn increased when an anti-racist, left-wing rapper was stabbed to death by some 30 members of Golden Dawn. Mass protests have been organized in his name.

How long does the Syrian government have to hand over details about its chemical weapons stockpile?
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1) Five days

2) A week

3) A month

4) 10 days

A week
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After Russia, the U.S., and Syria reached a tentative agreement that Syria would hand over its stockpile of chemical weapons to the international community, it was given a week to hand over a list of all of its chemical weapons stockpiles.

However, it has already been reported that it is unlikely such a list would be complete by this Saturday (the deadline) and as such the U.S. is allowing more leeway as to when the list has to be turned in.

Which U.S. politician wrote an op-ed article on the Russian website Pravda.ru in response to Russian President Vladimir Putin's op-ed article in the New York Times?
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1) President Barack Obama

2) Sen. Rand Paul, R-Kentucky

3) Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas

4) Sen. John McCain, R-Arizona

Sen. John McCain, R-Arizona
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The one-time presidential candidate and outspoken supporter of the Free Syrian Army, McCain wrote an op-ed article attacking Vladimir Putin and the effects he has had on Russia's economy and civil liberties.

When will the current government funding run out and have to be replenished or face a government shutdown?
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1) Oct. 1

2) Sept. 30

3) Sept. 24

4) Oct. 14

Sept. 30
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On this day, Congress will either have to vote for continued federal funding or face a government shutdown. The past three years, this has been a bitter fight between the GOP and the Democrats, and many think that this year a shutdown might be inevitable as the GOP-controlled House appears set on not providing funding for Obamacare.

What is the main incentive in the proposed Republican health care plan?
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1) Universal health care

2) Tax cuts for having insurance

3) Return to pre-Obamacare system

Tax cuts
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The Republican plan, proposed Wednesday, would allow for up to $7,500 in tax deductions for individuals who purchase insurance, and up to $20,000 for families.

The new Miss America drew racist reactions from the Internet. What is her race?
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1) White

2) Black

3) Indian

4) Native American

Indian
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Born to Indian parents in Syracuse, N.Y., Miss America 2014 drew racist remarks about her skin tone and cultural heritage after winning the crown. She dismissed them, stating, "I have to rise above that. I always viewed myself as first and foremost American."

According to new census data, what percent of Americans don't have health insurance?
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1) 20.3 percent

2) 11.7 percent

3) 15.7 percent

4) 15.4 percent

15.4 percent
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The number of those without health insurance dropped from 15.7 percent in 2011 to 15.4 percent in 2012. It is estimated that the numbers will continue to drop as the Affordable Care Act continues to go into effect this year.

How much lower is the real median income in the U.S. in 2012 compared to 2007, according to new census data?
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1) 8.3 percent

2) 7.7 percent

3) 9.4 percent

4) 10.8 percent

8.3 percent
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The median income has yet to recover to post 2007 recession levels.

True or false: Real median income is statistically different in 2012 than it was in 2011.
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False

According to the Census Bureau, "Median household income was $51,017 in 2012, not statistically different in real terms from the 2011 median of $51,100. This followed two consecutive annual declines."

True or false: Pope Francis said in an op-ed article that the Catholic Church needs to focus less on pushing its stances on abortion, contraception and gay marriage and focus on being merciful and forgiving first.
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True
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In an op-ed article published in Catholic media, Pope Francis I called on the church to focus more on its most basic principle of mercy and compassion before trying to enforce parts of the doctrine.

"The most important thing is the first proclamation: Jesus Christ has saved you. And the ministers of the church must be ministers of mercy above all."

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