July 9 Weekly News Quiz: Wimbledon, Blackfishing, Evil

Time for your July 9 weekly quiz. What happened to Roger Federer in Wimbledon? Is Iggy Azalea blackfishing? And when is the British Freedom Day? 14 Multiple choice questions with answers and extra facts from the passing news week when you hit Start Quiz.

Weekend News Quiz for Friday July 9, 2021

Weekly Quiz: 14 General knowledge questions from the past week. No time-limit. How smart are you this weekend?

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Who is the oldest male athlete to ever make it to the Wimbledon quarterfinals in the modern Open era?

Photo: Rob Keating, CC BY 2.0, via Wikimedia Commons
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2 / 14

What is Blackfishing?

Screenshot: Iggy Azalea on YouTube
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3 / 14

Who are Elmo, Jesse, and Rosita?

Photo: English: Petty Officer Chad J. McNeeley, U.S. Navy, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons
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Why didn't American sprinting star Sha’Carri Richardson participate in the Tokyo Olympics?

Screenshot: Today / NBC
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5 / 14

What is REvil?

Image: Eliphas Levi, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons
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6 / 14

On which of these US TV shows can you regularly catch Gwen Stefani and Blake Shelton together?

Photo: Pete Souza, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons
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7 / 14

How old is fashion designer Vera Wang in 2021?

Photo: Vera Wang on Instagram
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8 / 14

Which of his movies see Adam Driver sing?

Screenshot: Annette, Amazon Prime
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Which classic rock song is covered in Black Widow’s opening credits?

Screenshot: Black Widow, Marvel Studios, Disney+
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10 / 14

In Russia, sparkling wine can be called champagne only if it comes from where?

Photo: Benutzer: Wefo, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons
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Which member of the European Union (the EU) bans the "display and promotion of homosexuality" among under-18s?

Photo: Stella Vogt, CC BY-SA 4.0, via Wikimedia Commons
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12 / 14

Which country was the first independent nation of Latin America and the Caribbean?

Image: Guillaume Guillon-Lethière, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons
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What was the occasion for which Lift Ev’ry Voice and Sing (the American “Black national anthem”) was set to its familiar tune?

Screenshot: Capitol Fourth 2021 / PBS
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What do the British refer to as Freedom Day?

Photo: Ardfern, CC BY-SA 3.0, via Wikimedia Commons
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