Friday, Oct. 15 Weekly Quiz: Superman, Aliens, Spheres

It’s time for the Friday, Oct. 15 Weekly News Quiz: What’s the subject of Hillary Clinton’s new book? What is body dysmorphia? When was the earliest known use of tobacco? And did Superman come out? 14 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 15, 2021

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

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1. What’s Hillary Clinton’s new book State of Terror about?

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2. How did Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte react to journalist Maria Ressa winning the Nobel Peace Prize?

Photo: PNA photo by Robert Oswald P. Alfiler, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons

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3. What is body dysmorphia?

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4. When was the earliest known human use of tobacco?

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5. How many World Cups has Brazil star Neymar played?

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6. Who is Jon Kent?


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7. Before becoming NCIS agent Leroy Jethro Gibbs, Mark Harmon was a medical doctor on two classic TV shows. Which?

Screenshot: NCIS / CBS

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8. Which Bond records does No Time to Die break?

Screenshot: No Time to Die / MGM

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9. Where was Netflix's "Squid Game" produced?

Screenshot: Squid Game, Netflix

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10. Who directed the first four Scream movies?

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11. With which of these artists do Coldplay collaborate in their 2021 album, "Music of the Spheres"?

Screenshot: Coldplay on Youtube

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12. Which Oscar nominations did the original Home Alone receive?

Image: Home Alone / Disney + / 20th Century Studios
Home Alone

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13. What does Demi Lovato explore in Peacock's "Unidentified with Demi Lovato"?

Screenshot: Unidentified with Demi Lovato / Peacock

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14. What’s John le Carré’s Last Completed Spy Novel?

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