Welcome to our "Weekly News Quiz!" In a world filled with an abundance of information, it's essential to stay informed, but it can often feel overwhelming. Fear not, as we've got just the solution – an enjoyable and interactive way to test your knowledge of current events and keep yourself up-to-date with the latest news.
Each week, our quiz will cover a wide array of topics, spanning from global politics and groundbreaking technological advancements to captivating entertainment, thrilling sports, and everything in between. Whether you're a devoted news aficionado, a casual reader, or simply seeking a delightful challenge, our quiz is crafted to cater to all levels of interest and expertise.
Be sure to stay tuned every week as we handpick a selection of thought-provoking questions, designed to keep you engaged, entertained, and well-informed. Sharpen your wits and become part of our community of news quiz enthusiasts by leaving your answers in the comments below. Additionally, feel free to use these questions to host your weekly pub or family quiz – the more, the merrier!
1: Who missed the first penalty in this years Community Shield?
Answer: Kevin de Bruyne
2: According to Kyiv, what types of weapons were used in the attacks by Russia?
Answer: 70 drones, cruise missiles, and hypersonic missile
3: Labour have suggested using ______ to house asylum seekers temporarily?
4: In which country has another train derailed, causing multiple casualties?
5: Which Ukrainian centre did Russia maliciously strike this week?
Answer: Blood Transfusion
6: Name a team that played in the opening game of the Football Championship?
Answer: Leicester City or Coventry City
7: Which world leader pledged to be ready for war this week, after touring his weapon factories?
Answer: Kim Jong-un
8: How many people were killed in a train derailment in Pakistan?
Answer: At least 30 people
9: What have 57 triathletes who competed in Sunderland blamed for making them in ill?
10: Which card retailer is set to shut around 20% of its shops in an effort to keep the company afloat.
Answer: Clintons Cards
11: Which singer and actor was accused of being anti-semitic in an Instagram post this week?
Answer: Jamie Fox
12: Who's Edinburgh Festival show is to be marked by high security over protest fears?
Answer: Joanna Cherry
13: Prosecutors fear ______ _____ might disclose confidential evidence about their court filling on social media?
Answer: Donald Trump
14: Which high profile team have Sweden knocked out of the Women's Football World Cup?
15: What is the name of the most recent Covid variant announced this week?
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