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Nelson Mandela and lunar rovers. Lots has happened around the world over the past week. Take this quiz to see how well you've paid attention.

How old was Nelson Mandela when he died Thursday?
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1) 95

2) 97

3) 89

4) 94

95
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Nelson Mandela, legendary civil rights leader and father of modern South Africa, passed away at the age of 95 on Thursday, Dec. 6, 2013.

The United Nations approved military action in which African country this week?
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1) Mali

2) Republic of the Congo

3) Central African Republic

4) Chad

Central African Republic
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On Thursday the United Nations approved French military intervention in a civil war in the Central African Republic, where rebel forces have ousted President François Bozizé. One thousand French military personnel will be deployed in the country, according to French officials.

What is the name of Paul Walker's charity organization?
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1) Redline Time

2) Reach Out Worldwide

3) Always Evolving

Reach Out Worldwide
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Walker was attending an event for his charity to raise funds for victims of Typhoon Haiyan when he was killed in a car accident as he and a friend left the event.

Which European nation has suffered a string of violent protests regarding potential membership in the European Union?
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1) Moldova

2) Turkey

3) Ukraine

4) Switzerland

Ukraine
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Since late last month, Ukraine has been embroiled in protests between those supporting closer ties to the European Union and those supporting closer ties to President Vladimir Putin's Russia.

What country sent a rover probe to the moon this week?
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1) India

2) U.S.

3) France

4) China

China
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On Dec. 2, China launched Chang'e 3, its first lunar rover.

What is the death toll in the Philippines from Typhoon Haiyan as of this week?
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1) 1,317

2) 5,786

3) 9,914

4) 3,449

5,786
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The current death toll is reported as 5,786 as the country continues to suffer from the effects of the strongest typhoon to make landfall in recorded history.

How much did the European Commission fine several banks for setting up illegal cartels to facilitate rigging interest rates?

1) $1.3 trillion

2) $1.7 million

3) $2.3 billion

4) $500 billion

$2.3 billion
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Six banks were charged a total of $2.3 billion by the European Commission for their role in setting up illegal cartels to play with interest rates.

In what foreign nation was a U.S. teacher gunned down this week?
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1) Syria

2) Mexico

3) Cuba

4) Libya

Libya
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A 33-year-old chemistry teacher was shot to death in an international school in the troubled country, where 15 months ago a militant attack on a U.S. embassy left four American citizens dead.

True or false: A leaked French intelligence report proves that Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat was poisoned to death.
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False
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The French report speculates that the famed Palestinian leader was likely suffering from an infection at the time of his death in 2004. Speculations of poison have been around since the leader of the Palestinian Liberation Organization passed away.

True or False: Rush Limbaugh called Pope Francis I a Marxist.
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True

After the pope released an official edict that was critical of capitalism, the controversial conservative radio host called the pope a Marxist.