Friday, Oct. 8 Weekly Quiz: Space Women, Social Blunder

It’s high time for the Friday, Oct. 8 Weekly News Quiz: Which ‘meteor is headed to crash’ into the US economy? When was the last time Adele released new music? And how many people around the world use Facebook? 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 8, 2021

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

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1. How long has Daniel Craig been portraying James Bond?

Screenshot: No Time to Die / MGM / Universal

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2. What are the Pandora Papers?

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3. According to President Joe Biden, which ‘meteor headed to crash’ into the US economy?

Photo: The White House, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons

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4. How many people around the world use Facebook, Instagram, Messenger, and WhatsApp?

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5. How much of the world’s population live in urban areas?

Image: Original from NASA. Digitally enhanced by rawpixel., CC BY 2.0, via Wikimedia Commons.

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6. What is Coral Bleaching?

Photo: Matt Kieffer from London, United Kingdom, CC BY-SA 2.0, via Wikimedia Commons

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7. Who is Samantha Cristoforetti?

Photo: NASA on The Commons,  via Wikimedia Commons

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8. How old is William Shatner in 2021?

Photo: Super Festivals from Ft. Lauderdale, USA, CC BY 2.0, via Wikimedia Commons

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9. When was the last time before 2021 Adele released new music?

Screenshot: Adele - Easy On Me

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10. Who is the youngest artist ever to headline the Glastonbury festival?

Screenshot: Billie Eilish on YouTube

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11. Who is Yulia Peresild?

Screenshot: RoscoMos via Nasa on YouTube

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