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Welcome to Slate’s weekly news quiz. It’s Friday, which means it’s time to test your knowledge of the week’s news events. Your host, Ray Hamel, has concocted questions on news topics ranging from politics to business, from culture to sports to science.

At the end of the quiz, you’ll be able to compare your score with that of the average contestant, as well as with the score of a Slatester who has agreed to take the quiz on the record. This week’s contestant is intern Sarah Braner.

Can you ace the quiz and beat Braner? Good luck!

The 2,073-foot-long Bach Long bridge in Vietnam’s Moc Chau district is set to become the world’s longest glass bridge when it opens April 30. With a deck made from super tempered glass, the bridge is suspended nearly 500 feet above the ground. Gephyrophobia, anyone? Stay grounded with this week’s Slate News Quiz.

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