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These headlines might be a bit obvious as being fake, and if you've been online at any time, you've probably seen on just like them. So what exactly is this "fake news" you keep hearing about on TV, the web and in social media? And how do you know if what you see is fact or fake? It's important for everyone, especially kids, to learn how to tell what's real online.
There's so much fake news online, but there are some media literacy skills you can use to learn to view what you read with a critical eye. Think about these questions when you look at a piece of media:
Now we have a little quiz for you. Can you tell which headline is the real one? Good luck!
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