Morning Ireland News Quiz

Q.1
The US economy narrowly escaped a plunge over the fiscal cliff when lawmakers agreed an 11th hour deal to raise taxes on Americans who earn over:

obama

Q.2
Top visitor attractions in Ireland are hoping for another bumper year after a very good 2012. The Cliffs of Moher Visitor Experience reported a 30 per cent increase in visitors last year from which of the following countries:

cliffsofmoher

Q.3
Iceland has jailed two former bankers for:

iceland

Q.4
On New Year's Day, Morning Ireland was at the Fairyhouse Races to investigate the effects of the recession on the horse racing industry. Which of the following racecourses is NOT owned by Horse Racing Ireland, the semi-state body in charge of racing in Ireland?

fairyhouse

Q.5
Which TV comedy character will transfer to the cinema screen in 2013?

cinema