Friday, Oct. 1 Weekly Quiz: Sopranos, Surprises, Spectacular

It’s the Oct. 1 Weekly Friday Quiz! Who is the world’s wealthiest female musician? Why did Russia threaten YouTube? And what is the Mann Act? 11 Multiple choice general-knowledge-worthy questions with answers and extra facts from the passing news week when you hit Start Quiz.

Weekend News Quiz for Friday, October 1, 2021

Weekly Quiz: 11 General knowledge questions from the past week. No time-limit. How smart are you this weekend?

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Who is the wealthiest female musician in the world in 2021?

Screenshot: Fenty Beauty By Rihanna on YouTube

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Russia, on Wednesday, Sept. 29, 2021, threatened to block YouTube. Why?

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What’s China’s stand on cryptocurrency in 2021?

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How many children are Chinese couples permitted to have?

Photo: (c) Uwe Aranas, via Wikimedia 

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Who wrote the music for the multiple Tony-Award winning “Moulin Rouge! The Musical”?

Screenshots: Moulin Rouge! The Musical on YouTube

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In the US, what is the Mann Act?

Photo: Luke Harold, CC0, via Wikimedia Commons

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Who is Terence Blanchard?

Screenshot: NBC News on YouTube

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What’s in London’s 60 Coleherne Court, near King’s Road?

Image: Google Maps

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In the 2021 film “The Many Saints of Newark,” who plays young Tony Soprano?

Screenshot: The Many Saints of Newark / Warner Bros. Pictures

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What’s Netflix’s most expensive film?

Screenshot: Netflix

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Where can you find the ivory-billed woodpecker these days?

Photo: Eden, Janine, and Jim, CC BY 2.0, via Wikimedia Commons

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