Big Politics Quiz 2022: Top 22 Political Questions

Oct. 9, 2022.

Celebrate the end of 2022 with a Year-End Trivia Game. Politics Quiz 2022 is an interactive quiz designed to test your general knowledge of the major global political events of the passing year. In the US, what is the landmark Roe v. Wade ruling? The European Union’s embargo on Russian oil exempts which country? Who did Britain’s new Prime Minister, Liz Truss, speak with on her first call as PM? And How did the Kremlin react to Elon Musk‘s peace initiative? Take the Big Politics Quiz of 2022!

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2022 Year-End Quiz: 22 politics quiz questions from 2022. No time-limit. How smart are you this year?

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1. What is the “Freedom Convoy”?

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2. Why is former Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernández wanted by the US?

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3. According to President Joe Biden’s first State of the Union address, who are the “corrupt leaders who have bilked billions of dollars off this violent regime”?

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4. What’s Roskomnadzor?

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Roskomandzor

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5. Massachusetts was the first state on the East Coast to permit recreational cannabis sales. Which is the second?

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6. Before Emmanuel Macron, who was the last French president to win a second term in office?

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7. How long was Myanmar a democracy?

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8. In the US, what is the landmark Roe v. Wade decision?

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10. What do “The Great Replacement” conspiracy theorists in the US believe?

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11. How many firearms are there per 100 people in the US?

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12. The European Union’s embargo on Russian oil exempts which country?

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13. According to the Jan. 6 House Committee Hearings, what did Donald Trump’s “Election Defense Fund” fund?

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14. What connects Republican members of the US Congress Reps. Scott Perry of Pennsylvania, Andy Biggs of Arizona, Mo Brooks of Alabama, Matt Gaetz of Florida, and Louie Gohmert of Texas?

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15. What’s Iran’s stand on the Russian invasion of Ukraine?

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16. Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago estate, where the ex-president kept top-secret US intelligence documents, is only approachable to who?

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17. Which leader had the shortest tenure of any British prime minister?

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18. Who did China’s president Xi Jinping meet on his first trip outside China since COVID began?

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19. As of late-Sept. 2022 flights to Turkey, Armenia, Serbia, and Dubai were all sold out in Russia. Why?

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20. How did the Kremlin react to Elon Musk’s peace in Ukraine proposal?

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21. Who is this charismatic leader?

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22. Boris Johnson quoted which famous ’90s movie series at the end of his final “Prime Minister’s Questions” in the British parliament?

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  • What is the "Freedom Convoy"?

    Photo: ΙΣΧΣΝΙΚΑ-888, CC BY-SA 4.0, via Wikimedia Commons
    The Canadian liberal party campaign slogan.
    A movement against a Canadian vaccine requirement for cross-border truckers.
    A Canadian educational program.
    A movement against the Canadian school mask mandates.

    Why is former Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernández wanted by the US?

    Photo: US Department of State, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons
    Traffic charges.
    Drug charges.
    Tax charges.
    Manslaughter charges.

    According to President Joe Biden's first State of the Union address, who are the "corrupt leaders who have bilked billions of dollars off this violent regime"?

    Screenshot: C-Span.
    Russian oligarchs.
    Russia’s Kremlin.
    Chinese billionaires.
    Russian generals.

    What’s Roskomnadzor?

    Image: minsvyaz.ru, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons
    Russia’s space force.
    Russia’s communications and media regulator.
    Russia’s chief of joint arms.
    Russia’s central bank.

    Massachusetts was the first state on the East Coast to permit recreational cannabis sales. Which is the second?

    Screenshot: Clerks / Miramax
    New Jersey.
    New York.
    Connecticut.
    Virginia.

    Before Emmanuel Macron, who was the last French president to win a second term in office?

    Screenshot: France24
    Jacques Chirac.
    François Mitterrand.
    Charles de Gaulle.
    Nicolas Sarkozy.

    How long was Myanmar a democracy?

    Photo: Claude TRUONG-NGOC, CC BY-SA 3.0, via Wikimedia Commons
    15 years.
    10 years.
    5 years.
    It was never a democracy.

    In the US, what is the landmark Roe v. Wade decision?

    Photo: Jarek Tuszyński / CC-BY-SA-3.0 & GDFL, CC BY-SA 3.0, via Wikimedia Commons
    A Supreme Court case that legalized abortion nationwide.
    A Supreme Court case that legalized gun sales nationwide.
    A California Supreme Court case that legalized cannabis sales statewide.
    A California Supreme Court case that legalized homosexuality statewide.

    Which country elected Bongbong as its leader?

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    Myanmar.
    The Philippines.
    Malaysia.
    North Korea.

    What do "The Great Replacement" conspiracy theorists in the US believe?

    Screenshot: Vice News / HBO
    That leftist and Jewish elites are planning to replace the white electorate with non-white immigrants.
    That Donald Trump is secretly fighting a "deep state" cabal of satanic pedophiles and cannibals.
    That a secret group called the Illuminati has been looking to create a one-world government.
    That the top-level US government is actually controlled by shape-shifting reptilian aliens.

    How many firearms are there per 100 people in the US?

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    39.1
    52.8
    62.1
    120.5

    The European Union's embargo on Russian oil exempts which country?

    Photo: Kremlin.ru, CC BY 4.0, via Wikimedia Commons
    Germany.
    Turkey.
    Hungary.
    Poland.

    According to the Jan. 6 House Committee Hearings, what did Donald Trump's "Election Defense Fund" fund?

    Screenshot: The Jan. 6 House Committee Hearings
    Trump’s Election Defense Fund.
    Trump’s super PAC.
    Trump’s charitable activity.
    Investigating voting machines.

    What connects Republican members of the US Congress Reps. Scott Perry of Pennsylvania, Andy Biggs of Arizona, Mo Brooks of Alabama, Matt Gaetz of Florida, and Louie Gohmert of Texas?

    Screenshot: Jan. 6 Committee Hearings / PBS NewsHour
    They all eventually voted to confirm US President Biden.
    They all testified in front of the Jan. 6 Committee.
    They all sought pardons from former US President Trump.
    They shielded Mike Pence during the Jan. 6 riots.

    What's Iran's stand on the Russian invasion of Ukraine?

    Photo: Mehr News Agency, CC BY 4.0, via Wikimedia Commons
    That Ukraine should be free of Russian influence.
    That Russia had no choice but to strike first.
    Iran remains neutral in the matter.
    That Russia should join NATO.

    Boris Johnson quoted which famous '90s movie series at the end of his final "Prime Minister's Questions" in the British parliament?

    Screenshot: Reuters
    Die Hard.
    Terminator.
    Mission: Impossible.
    Rambo.

    Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago estate, where the ex-president kept top-secret US intelligence documents, is only approachable to who?

    Photo: Shealah Craighead, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons
    Only people authorized by the Secret Service.
    Trump, his staff, and his family.
    Trump, his staff, family, paying members, and their guests.
    Trump, his staff, family, paying members, their guests, and attendees at functions, weddings, fundraisers, and charity galas.

    Which leader had the shortest tenure of any British prime minister?

    Photo: Picture by Simon Dawson / No 10 Downing Street, OGL 3, via Wikimedia Commons
    George Canning.
    Liz Truss.
    Boris Johnson.
    Gordon Brown.

    Who did China's president Xi Jinping meet on his first trip outside China since COVID began?

    Screenshot: CCTV via South China Morning Post
    Joe Biden.
    King Charles III.
    Vladimir Putin.
    Anthony Fauci.

    As of late-Sept. 2022 flights to Turkey, Armenia, Serbia, and Dubai were all sold out in Russia. Why?

    Screenshot: Reuters on YouTube
    Tourists returning home after the summer.
    Putin’s “partial mobilization” of reservists to fight in Ukraine.
    The Jewish New Year.
    Extremely low ticket prices.

    Who is this charismatic leader?

    Screenshot: La Vanguardia  - YouTube
    Rome’s first female mayor.
    Britain’s third female prime minister.
    Hungary’s first female president.
    Italy’s first female premier.

    How did the Kremlin react to Elon Musk's peace in Ukraine proposal?

    Screenshot: Tesla AI Day 2022 - YouTube
    A Kremlin representative told musk to “F*** off”.
    The Kremlin welcomed the proposal.
    Putin challenged Musk to a “single combat” for Ukraine.
    The Kremlin did not comment on the offer.

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