We are big fans of The Conversation, which describes itself as “a nonprofit, independent news organization dedicated to unlocking the knowledge of experts for the public good. We publish trustworthy and informative articles written by academic experts for the general public and edited by our team of journalists.”
If you’ve been reading ForwardKY for some time, you’ve no doubt seen multiple stories from The Conversation. They allow cross-posting of their work, so we’ve taken advantage of it regularly.
And now, they have a new feature that they are sharing with us: the Weekly News Quiz! Every week we will post the latest news quiz on our site, and you can see just how big a news junkie you really are!
We’re also considering giving a prize to anyone who sends in a screenshot of a perfect score. So try this week’s to see how it works, and watch for the quiz to show up on Forward Kentucky every week!
This Week’s News Quiz from The Conversation
Fritz Holznagel is a professional writer and fun fact fanatic. He is the 1995 winner of the Jeopardy! Tournament of Champions, co-founder of the biographical database Who2, and winner of an Emmy Award for scripting the CBS animated special “A Claymation Easter Celebration”. He is also the author of books including “The Ultimate Droodles Compendium” and “Secrets of the Buzzer” He lives in Somerville, Massachusetts with his wife and several backyard bunnies.