Quiz: How closely have you been following the news in 2015?

(L-R) Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates, U.S. President Barack Obama, French President Francois Hollande and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi attend a meeting to launch the 'Mission Innovation: Accelerating the Clean Energy Revolution' on the opening day of the World Climate Change Conference 2015 (COP21) at Le Bourget, near Paris, France, November 30, 2015.

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Between terrorist attacks in the U.S. and abroad, major protest movements in several American cities, and a number of startling international developments - some hopeful, others anything but - you can say this much about 2015: It hasn't been boring.

As the year draws to a close and the country pauses to catch its breath during the holiday season, it seems like an appropriate time to ask: Have you been following the news closely in 2015?

Take our 2015 news quiz and test your knowledge of the stories that grabbed headlines this year. (And if you haven't already, take our quiz on the presidential election and find out how much attention you've been paying to the campaign trail.)