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Free News Quiz of the Week 2023: 30/10/23

2023 Quiz Questions and Answers

As Guy Fawkes Night casts its historical enchantment over the land we cordially invite you to embark on a most exhilarating journey through our "Weekly News Challenge," set for 30/10/2023. In the midst of Guy Fawkes Night's transformative embrace, the art of staying keenly attuned to the latest developments takes on the form of a truly captivating expedition.

Whether you are an ardent news connoisseur, an occasional observer, or simply a curious individual seeking an enjoyable and enlightening quiz experience, our challenge extends a warm welcome to participants from all walks of life and all levels of inquisitiveness.

We humbly request that you consistently join us as we curate thought-provoking inquiries, artfully designed to kindle the fires of curiosity, offer a dash of amusement, and enrich the depths of your knowledge. By doing so, you refine your cognitive prowess and become a cherished member of our vibrant community of news challenge enthusiasts. Do not hesitate to incorporate these questions into your own weekly gatherings, or employ them to craft engaging family quizzes, for the more participants, the greater the engagement and enjoyment, particularly as the historical spirit of Guy Fawkes Night weaves its captivating spell around us all.

2023 News Quiz Questions and Answers

1. The new AI chatbot Grok, has real time access to data from which platform?

2. Using a translation app, a tourist has been arrested in Lisbon after asking for a what? Instead of "pomegranate"

3. How many months have Taylor Swift fans in Argentina been camped out in tents, in order to be front row at the Eras Tour?

4. The Colombian government has announced measures to control its growing population of what invasive animal? Introduced to the country by the notorious drug lord Pablo Escobar.

5. Boris Johnson asked scientists if what household appliance could kill Covid?

6. Graham Bricknell’s Memorial Music Shell is blasting out which children’s song on loop to discourage people from loitering and congregating at the site?

7. A 10,000 pumpkin mosaic has set a new Guinness World Record. Which film does it depict?

8. Who said this? "We won't have universal basic income. We'll have universal high income."

9. Who has described rough sleeping as a lifestyle choice?

10. Glastonbury has officially denied three rumoured that state who will headline this year?

11. Which billionaire has undergone knee surgery after injuring himself fighting?

12. Who directed the Beatles most recent music video?

13. Which film is top of UK Netflix?

14. Which supermarket has apologised for a Christmas ad of paper hats resembling the Palestinian flag?

15. Sam Bankman-Fried faces how many years in prison

2023 Quiz Answers

1. X (formerly Twitter)

2. Grenade

3. 5

4. Hippos

5. Hair dryer

6. Hot potato

7. The Nightmare Before Christmas

8. Elon Musk

9. Suella Braverman

10. Madonna, Dua Lipa and Coldplay

11. Mark Zuckerberg

12. Peter Jackson

13. Old Dads

14. Marks & Spencer’s

15. 100+

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