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Do You Know What Happened In The News This Week?

2016 Republican presidential candidates are dropping like flies, health officials reported a sexually transmitted case of Zika, and Top Gear is getting an American host. Take the BuzzFeed News quiz, made from stories featured in the BuzzFeed News app and the BuzzFeed News newsletter this week.

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  1. 1. 2016 Presidential Election

    Texas Sen. Ted Cruz defeated frontrunner Donald Trump in the Iowa caucuses, the nation's first presidential vote. Which Republican candidate barely nabbed third place?
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    Texas Sen. Ted Cruz defeated frontrunner Donald Trump in the Iowa caucuses, the nation's first presidential vote. Which Republican candidate barely nabbed third place?

    New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie
    Neurosurgeon Ben Carson
    Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush
    Florida Sen. Marco Rubio
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's Florida Sen. Marco Rubio.

    Rubio gave Trump a run for his money. With 99% of precincts reporting on Tuesday morning, Trump had 24.3% of the vote and Rubio had 23.1%. Hillary Clinton narrowly defeated Bernie Sanders for the Democratic vote.

    It's Florida Sen. Marco Rubio.
    Via Brendan Hoffman / Getty Images
  2. 2. Dropping Like Flies

    And speaking of the race for the Republican nomination, which one of these candidates did not drop out this week?

    Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul
    Via Jae C. Hong / AP
    Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul
    Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee
    Via Justin Sullivan / Getty Images
    Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee
    Ohio Gov. John Kasich
    Via Scott Olson / Getty Images
    Ohio Gov. John Kasich
    Former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum
    Via L.e. Baskow / AFP / Getty Images
    Former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's Ohio Gov. John Kasich. He's still in it.

    Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul suspended his campaign for the 2016 Republican nomination. Former Sen. Rick Santorum also dropped out and endorsed Marco Rubio. Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee had already dropped out earlier in the week.

  3. 3. Zika Virus

    Health officials in which U.S. state reported a sexually transmitted Zika virus case this week?
    Mario Tama / Getty Images / Via gettyimages.com

    Health officials in which U.S. state reported a sexually transmitted Zika virus case this week?

    California
    Texas
    Louisiana
    Florida
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's Texas.

    Texas health officials on Tuesday reported a Zika virus case acquired by sexual transmission. The finding confirms that the Zika virus can spread through sexual contact.

  4. 4. Pledging Aid

    “Never has the international community raised so much money on a single day for a single crisis,” United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said, referring to which ongoing crisis?
    Dan Kitwood / Getty Images

    “Never has the international community raised so much money on a single day for a single crisis,” United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said, referring to which ongoing crisis?

    Syria's civil war
    Global warming
    The Zika virus
    The war against ISIS
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's Syria's civil war.

    World leaders have pledged more than $10 billion to support victims of the five-year Syrian civil war – the largest amount of money raised for a single crisis in a single day.

  5. 5. Black Lives Matter

    Prominent Black Lives Matter activist DeRay Mckesson announced that he is running for the mayor of which city?
    Kimberly White / Getty Images

    Prominent Black Lives Matter activist DeRay Mckesson announced that he is running for the mayor of which city?

    Ferguson
    Baltimore
    San Francisco
    Chicago
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It’s Baltimore.

    DeRay Mckesson, a Baltimore native, filed his application to run as a Democrat Wednesday night. He joins a crowded field of 28 candidates vying to run a city that suffered through days of protests and unrest last year after the death of Freddie Gray.

  6. 6. The State of Yahoo

    Yahoo announced this week that it’s cutting 15% of its workforce, which equates to about how many jobs?
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    Yahoo announced this week that it’s cutting 15% of its workforce, which equates to about how many jobs?

    4,000
    3,000
    1,500
    700
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's about 1,500 jobs.

    Yahoo will also close some international offices and cut its expenses by $400 million a year. Its board will also explore “qualified strategic proposals” — corporate-speak for selling some of the company.

  7. 7. Earth, Wind & Fire

    Maurice White, founder and leader of Earth, Wind & Fire, died at the age of 74. The band was known for many iconic hits, such as...
    Associated Press

    Maurice White, founder and leader of Earth, Wind & Fire, died at the age of 74. The band was known for many iconic hits, such as...

    "Brick House"
    "It's Your Thing"
    "September"
    "Bright Skies"
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's "September."

    "Earth, Wind & Fire — whose many hits included 'Shining Star,' 'September,' 'That’s the Way of the World' and a cover of the Beatles’ 'Got to Get You Into My Life' — had a sound that was rooted in rhythm and blues but crossed musical boundaries, attracting an audience that was as diverse racially as the music was stylistically," the New York Times writes.

  8. 8. Bill Cosby

    Bill Cosby’s sexual assault case will proceed, a judge ruled Wednesday. About how many women have publicly accused the comedian of sexual assault?
    Ed Hille / AP

    Bill Cosby’s sexual assault case will proceed, a judge ruled Wednesday. About how many women have publicly accused the comedian of sexual assault?

    25
    10
    40
    60
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's about 40 women.

    More than 40 women have accused Cosbypublicly of sexual assault, but he has denied the allegations against him. The statute of limitations has passed for most cases.

  9. 9. Top Gear

    Which one of these American actors will be one of the new presenters of the British TV car show Top Gear? Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF
    BBC / Top Gear / youtube.com

    Which one of these American actors will be one of the new presenters of the British TV car show Top Gear?

    Charlie Sheen
    Via Jason Merritt / Getty Images
    Charlie Sheen
    Ray Romano
    Via Colleen Hayes / NBC
    Ray Romano
    Neil Patrick Harris
    Via Valerie Macon / Getty Images
    Neil Patrick Harris
    Matt LeBlanc
    Via Wikipedia
    Matt LeBlanc
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's Matt LeBlanc.

    In a statement released by the BBC, Matt LeBlanc said, “As a car nut and a massive fan of Top Gear, I’m honored and excited to be a part of this iconic show’s new chapter." The former Friends star has appeared on Top Gear twice before.

    It's Matt LeBlanc.

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