2020 Coronavirus Quiz » Essential Witty Year-End Trivia

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2020 Coronavirus Quiz

2020 Year-End Quiz: 12 General Coronavirus Questions, No time-limit. A fun-fact follows each entry. How smart are you this year?


1 / 12

According to Bob Woodward’s new book Rage, why did President Trump ‘play down’ the Covid-19 pandemic?

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2 / 12

Can you recall what happens to our perception of saltiness and sweetness at high altitudes?

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3 / 12

In the context of COVID-19, what’s the difference between Antigen and PCR diagnostic tests?

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4 / 12

What is Hydroxychloroquine actually being used to cure?


5 / 12

Where is the Vitamin D hormone processed?

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6 / 12

What’s the main difference between the Moderna and the Pfizer COVID vaccines, announced in November 2020?

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7 / 12

How is the AstraZeneca Covid vaccine different from the ones announced by Pfizer and Moderna?

8 / 12

Which president was the first to have Dr. Anthony Fauci as an advisor?

9 / 12

According to reports, how many people contracted Covid-19 in Coney Barrett’s Sept. 26 Rose Garden nomination announcement?

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10 / 12

On his first interview since releasing himself from the hospital, the 74-year-old Covid-19 stricken President Donald Trump said he was ‘lucky’ because…

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11 / 12

What month does Rio de Janeiro’s Carnival traditionally take place?


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12 / 12

Denmark is the world’s largest producer of which commodity?

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