Welcome to the Wikinews World News Quiz, giving you a chance to test your knowledge on this week's news.
Last Updated: November 23, 2008
This week, pirates captured a Saudi oil tanker off the east coast of Africa. How many of the world's piracy incidents occur off Africa's east coast?
Senator Ted Stevens of Alaska lost his re-election bid. Who won the election?
The suspected military chief of the Basque nationalist group was arrested in France this week. In what decade did the group start campaigning for Basque independence?
Wildfires in the southern California region, like the ones that were being successfully contained this week, are fanned by what strong winds?
United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon announced the deployment of over 3,000 more peacekeeping troops to which war-torn central African country?
The New York Times announced that Hillary Clinton has accepted Barack Obama's offer to serve what position in his Cabinet?
On Friday, gas prices in the United States fell below $2 a gallon. Which state currently has the lowest average for a gallon of gas?