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April 17, 2020

On Friday’s show, you’ll hear from American teenagers. In a school year that panned out very differently than anyone imagined, what challenges are they facing, and how are they overcoming them? Afterward, we’re taking you to the edge of space in a capsule attached to a balloon. And a groundhog makes headlines simply by eating pizza.WEEKLY NEWSQUIZ1. In what city would you find St. Peter’s Square, which was empty this year when Pope Francis gave his annual Easter message?2. At what British landmark would you find the “Ravenmaster,” whose job is the look after seven birds at the location?Read More3. No matter what month and date your birthday is on, NASA says it has a significant picture from that date taken by what orbiting observatory?4. Name the NASA moon mission that failed due to an oxygen tank explosion but succeeded in safely returning James Lovell and two other astronauts to Earth.5. What historic American retailer, whose name was The Golden Rule when it first opened in 1902, hasn’t been profitable since 2010?6. Name the famous European museum whose construction began under King Francis I in 1546.7. In what Asian country were parliamentary elections held on Wednesday amid the social distancing restrictions of the coronavirus pandemic?8. New York state’s Old Rhinebeck Aerodrome is home to some Nieuport, Sopwith and SPAD aircraft that flew in what conflict?9. American intelligence officials are investigating multiple theories concerning the origin of the coronavirus pandemic, which was first detected in what city?10. World View plans to use a balloon to take tourists to what part of Earth’s atmosphere: the stratosphere, the mesosphere, or the troposphere?Click here to access the printable version of today’s CNN 10 transcript.CNN 10 serves a growing audience interested in compact on-demand news broadcasts ideal for explanation seekers on the go or in the classroom. The show’s priority is to identify stories of international significance and then clearly describe why they’re making news, who is affected, and how the events fit into a complex, international society.Thank you for using CNN 10

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