Morning Ireland News Quiz

Q.1
“Were this the private sector, there would be talk of job losses and jobs would be on the line,” was said by whom about the rejection of Croke Park II?

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Q.2
Endocrinologist Dr Donal O'Shea said parents should only allow their children to have these at Christmas, Easter and holiday time. What was he talking about?

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Q.3
The Central Bank is trying to get us to use more electronic payments and less cash. We heard this week that the Irish withdraw more cash from ATMs in a month than the Danes withdraw in:

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Q.4
More than $136bn was wiped off the US stock market when a false tweet went out saying two bombs had exploded at the White House and President Obama was injured. From which news agency's hacked Twitter account did the bogus tweet come?

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Q.5
The French National Assembly voted on Tuesday to legalise gay marriage and adoption. How many other countries had previously legalised same-sex marriage?

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Q.6
This week, we heard that Ireland is to play a part in saving a certain tree from extinction. Which one?

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Q.7
Ronan O'Gara will play in the Heineken Cup semi-final against Clermont Auvergne this Saturday. How many Heineken semi-finals has he previously played in?

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