Home Daily Trivia Updates What Broke Simon Cowell’s Back? What Broke Simon Cowell’s Back? August 10, 2020 Daily Trivia Updates Your daily news quiz is ready! Can you also tell who is the king who’s in trouble? Find out how smart you are today! /10 Your time is up. Let’s see how you did today! What King Just Went to Exile? This is your daily quiz for Wednesday, August 10th 2020. Let’s see how smart you are today! 1 / 10 Category: Culture What do people mainly do with the Tik Tok app? Shere animated memes. Share short video clips. Share selfie pictures. Share written ideas. TikTok is a short-form video service. Just checking your concentration. 2 / 10 Category: Entertainment In which of these shows did Simon Cowell never regularly appear? Photo: See Li from London, UK / CC BY The Voice The X Factor American Idol America’s Got Talent The legendary talent show judge fell off his electric bike, broke his back and needed surgery. Get well Mr. Cowell. 3 / 10 Category: Places Where is Corriere della Sera published? Spain Argentina Italy France The Italians are now looking down on the US amid its Covid-19 failures. 4 / 10 Category: Sports In which city does the Juventus football club reside? Image: Interbrand / Public domain Florence Milan Turin Pavia The Juventus football club resides in Turin, Italy. Good luck Andrea Pirlo, the new manager for Juventus. 5 / 10 Category: Places In which region of the world will you find the city of Beirut? Photo: Nancy Wong / CC BY-SA Levant Bohemia Eastern Arabia Galilee Our thoughts are with the people of Beirut, as they take to the streets amid the huge explosion caused by mishandling tons of Ammonium nitrate. 6 / 10 Category: Science What does the big bang theory explain (among other things)? Image: Annatsach / CC BY Why the universe is expanding. Why the earth is water based. Why dinosaurs were extinct. Why birds fly. The Big Bang theory explains the ever-expanding universe. Scientists are now trying to figure if the big bang was no more than a big bounce. 7 / 10 Category: Politics Who is this impressive young woman? Photo: Ulysse Bellier / CC BY Sanna Marin, Prime Minister of Finland. Katrín Jakobsdóttir, Prime Minister of Iceland. Helen Clark, Prime Minister of New Zealand. Jacinda Ardern, Prime Minister of New Zealand. Join Prime Minister Ardern as she celebrates 100 days with no Covid-19 new cases in New Zealand, 8 / 10 Category: Sports Which sports has the PGA as a major tournament? Cricket Golf Field hockey Handball Celebrate with the winner of the 2020 PGA championship. 9 / 10 Category: Politics Which country had this man for a king until 2014? Image by א (Aleph) / CC BY-SA Liechtenstein Luxemburg Monaco Spain Juan Carlos, former King of Spain, goes into exile amid allegedly improper ties to business deals in Saudi Arabia. Correct. Juan Carlos, former King of Spain, goes into exile amid allegedly improper ties to business deals in Saudi Arabia. 10 / 10 Category: Science In the context of COVID-19, what’s the difference between Antigen and PCR diagnostic tests? Photo: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention / Public domain PCR is more commonly used, Antigen is newer, with results in minutes. PCR uses nasal swabs, Antigen uses blood samples. PCR is newer, with faster results, Antigen is more accurate, There is no difference between the two, Antigen tests are the newer COVID-19 tests that detect certain proteins of the coronavirus and can produce results in minutes, unlike PCR tests, which take longer to show results. The Ohio governor found out that Antigen tests also show a greater risk of producing false-positive results. Exactly. Antigen tests are the newer COVID-19 tests that detect certain proteins of the coronavirus and can produce results in minutes, unlike PCR tests, which take longer to show results. The Ohio governor found out that Antigen tests also show a greater risk of producing false-positive results. Sign up to never miss a quiz! Join our social feeds: Or subscribe to our newsletter: NameEmail Retake quiz Found a mistake? Tell us! Be sure to come back tomorrow for another quiz. Don’t miss a quiz. Follow us here: Facebook Twitter Instagram Link Share Tweet Share Pin it WhatsApp Telegram Tags:Italy, Tik Tok Related Posts Adele Trivia Quick Quiz: How did Adele’s 30 improve Spotify? Ocean and Marine Life Quiz: 12 Great Underwater Questions Bye Bye Love Quiz: 5 Essential Everly Brothers Questions Cool Daily Trivia: Where do the Duke and Duchess of Sussex Live?