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January 10, 2020

Investigators in Iran and abroad are working to determine what caused a passenger plane to crash in Tehran. Also featured: a historical look at the troubled relationship between the U.S. and Iran. An Austrian village struggles with overtourism as its beauty is compared to a Disney town. And we explore a controversy involving public access to a private beach.WEEKLY NEWSQUIZ1. “Asymettrical warfare,” including an attack on Saudi oil fields and assistance for rebels in Yemen, is a tactic that has increased the influence of what Middle Eastern country?2. What is the cause of the largest peacetime evacuation in Australian history, which began this month?Read More3. In what nation were 200 more Terracotta Warriors recently located, adding to an ancient treasure that was first unearthed in 1974?4. What nation’s parliament recently voted to remove U.S. troops from the country, though it’s unclear if the controversial decision will actually lead to action?5. Utilizing new mapping technology, researchers at the University of California say they’ve located the lowest point on land. On what continent is it located?6. On what U.S. island territory are residents recovering from a series of earthquakes, the strongest of which struck on Tuesday?7. The HMAS Adelaide, which is being utilized in rescue efforts, is the largest naval vessel of what country?8. Name the two U.S. states where mysterious drone sightings at night have some residents on edge.9. A passenger plane that crashed on Wednesday in Tehran, Iran was headed to what other country, which is investigating several possible causes?10. The village of Hallstatt, which resembles Arendelle from “Frozen” and is struggling with overtourism, is located in what country?Click for a printable version of the Weekly Newsquiz.TRANSCRIPTClick 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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