Australia Quiz 2022 | Outstanding Trivia from Down Under

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Daily trivia quiz on 2021-2022’s Australian stars, animals, and climate, in honor of Australia Day 2022: Who’s Australia’s Head of State? Who is the first female swimmer to claim seven medals at one Olympics? And Where is the world’s largest coral reef system?

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Australia Quiz 2022

Daily Quiz for Jan. 26, 2022: 20 general knowledge multiple-choice questions on Australia during 2021-2022. Click “start quiz.”

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1. Anthony Albanese is Australia’s first Prime minister with what?

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2. What flag is this?

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3. Who’s Australia’s Head of State?

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4. What did Facebook do that made former Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison say it “unfriended” Australia?

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5. What is WeChat?

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6. Why were Apple-AirTags pulled from sale by Australian office supply store chain Officeworks?

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7. In computers: What’s an API?

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8. Australia’s second-largest telecom firm is Optus. What’s the largest?

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9. Who is the first female swimmer to claim seven medals at one Olympics?

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10. Who is the only known current male top-flight professional footballer in the world to be out as gay?

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11. How many times has Novak Djokovic won the Australian Open?

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12. Ashleigh Barty won the 2021 Wimbledon singles title. Where was she born?

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13. Which ’80s TV soap featured Jason Donovan and Kylie Minogue?

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14. Why did Adele abort her exclusive Australian interview for her album “30”?

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15. Pitch Perfect star Rebel Wilson hosts an Australian Reality TV competition. Of what nature?

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16. What did Rebel Wilson name her baby girl born in 2022?

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17. The Koalas belong to the same animal kingdom as which animal?

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18. What’s the difference between a centipede and a millipede?

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19. Where is the world’s largest coral reef system?

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20. What’s the world’s largest plant?

Photo: Rachel Austin / The University of Western Australia

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Anthony Albanese is Australia's first Prime minister with what?

Screenshot: ABC News (Australia)
A non-Anglo surname.
Eyeglasses.
A New Zealand-born grandfather.
A career as a child actor.

What flag is this?

The Aboriginal flag.
The Belgian flag.
The German flag.
The Angolan flag.

Who’s Australia’s Head of State?

Photo: Diliff, CC BY-SA 3.0, via Wikimedia Commons
Queen Elizabeth II
Governor-General David Hurley
Prime minister Scott Morrison
Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull

What did Facebook do that made former Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison say it "unfriended" Australia?

Photo: Anthony Quintano from Honolulu, HI, United States / CC BY
Stopped paying taxes in Australia.
Refused to block fake-news in Australia.
Blocked news content in Australia.
Blocked the Australian Prime Minister’s Facebook page.

What is WeChat?

The Chinese all-in-one mobile app.
Microsoft’s new messenger.
Apple’s rich texting service.
Google’s virtual meetings app.

Why were Apple-AirTags pulled from sale by Australian office supply store chain Officeworks?

Image: Apple.com
Due to privacy concerns.
Due to environmental concerns.
Due to child safety concerns.
Because the product malfunctions.

In computers: What's an API?

Screenshot: 7NEWS - YouTube
Application-programming interface.
Accomplishment profiling independence.
Acting portal inline.
App-person interaction.

Australia's second-largest telecom firm is Optus. What's the largest?

TPG.
Telus.
Telstra.
Vodafone.

Who is the first female swimmer to claim seven medals at one Olympics?

Screenshot: Tokyo 2020 on Eurosport
United State’s Katie Ledecky.
Australia’s Emma McKeon.
Australia’s Ariarne Titmus.
Japan’s Yui Ohashi.

Who is the only known current male top-flight professional footballer in the world to be out as gay?

Photo: Dailyausfootball, CC BY-SA 4.0, via Wikimedia Commons
Josh Cavallo.
George Timotheou.
Joe Caletti.
Louis D'Arrigo.

How many times has Novak Djokovic won the Australian Open?

Photo: Peter Menzel, CC BY-SA 2.0, via Wikimedia Commons
7.
8.
9.
10.

Ashleigh Barty won the 2021 Wimbledon singles title. Where was she born?

Screenshot: Wimbledon on YouTube
Australia.
New Zealand.
The United Kingdom.
The United States.

Which '80s TV soap featured Jason Donovan and Kylie Minogue?

Image: Neighbours / FREMANTLE MEDIA
Neighbours.
Home and Away.
Eastenders.
The Bold and the Beautiful.

Why did Adele abort her exclusive Australian interview for her album "30"?

Screenshot: Vogue on YouTube
Because the interviewer asked about her divorce.
Because the interviewer failed to listen to the album.
Because the interviewer ran late.
Because of Australia’s Covid-19 policy.

Pitch Perfect star Rebel Wilson hosts an Australian Reality TV competition. Of what nature?

Screenshot: The Drew Barrymore Show on Youtube.
Dancing.
Singing.
Weight loss.
Dog grooming.

What did Rebel Wilson name her baby girl born in 2022?

Photo: Rebel Wilson (@rebelwilson) • Instagram / RandR Club
Bentley.
Royce.
Mercedes.
Aston.

The Koalas belong to the same animal kingdom as which animal?

Photo: Till Niermann, CC BY 3.0, via Wikimedia Commons
Bears.
Kangaroos.
Elephants.
Rabbits.

What’s the difference between a centipede and a millipede?

Aggyrolemnoixytes/Paul Marek, CC BY 4.0, via Wikimedia Commons
Centipedes have one pair of legs per body segment while millipedes have two pairs.
Centipedes are real while millipedes are mythical.
Centipedes have up to 100 legs while millipedes have up to 1,000.
Centipedes are ten times larger than millipedes.

Where is the world's largest coral reef system?

Photo: Toby Hudson, CC BY-SA 3.0, via Wikimedia Commons
Mexico.
Philippines.
Australia.
United States.

What's the world's largest plant?

Photo: Rachel Austin / The University of Western Australia
Poseidon’s ribbon weed.
The General Sherman tree.
Mediterranean tapeweed.
The Indian banyan.