Nov. 18 News Quiz of the Week: Big Announcement

Nov. 18, 2022.

Make sure you didn’t miss anything important that happened this week with the best trivia questions and answers. Test your knowledge of current worldwide events and the week’s headlines with the Nov. 18 News Quiz of the Week. The Friday Weekly News Quiz has multiple-choice questions about the week’s events. In politics: What did Trump name his prominent Republican rival? In Ukraine: What happened in Kherson? And in celebrity health: What’s ALS and who has it?

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News Quiz of the Week (Current Events Trivia Game) for Nov. 18, 2022

News Quiz of the Week: 11 Multiple-choice general knowledge questions for the week ending Nov. 18, 2022. No time-limit. How smart are you this week?

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1. Where was this Banksy sprayed?

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2. What’s the only Ukrainian provincial capital under Russian control since the early days of the invasion of Ukraine?

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3. What caused crypto exchange FTX’s bankruptcy in 2022?

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4. Where did Xi Jinping meet Joe Biden for the first time as the US President?

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5. Who is the first Latina in the US Senate?

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6. Gov. Ron DeSantis, the potential Republican presidential candidate from Florida, was nicknamed what by Donald Trump?

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7. How many migrant workers from India, Pakistan, Nepal, Bangladesh, and Sri Lanka died in Qatar between 2010 – when it was awarded the World Cup – and 2021?

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8. What’s ALS?

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9. Who is the Grammy’s most nominated artist ever?

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10. In ancient Greek mythology, Artemis is what?

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Here’s the complete list of current events trivia questions and multiple-choice answers from the Nov. 18 News Quiz of the Week.

Nov. 18 News Quiz of the Week - Current Events Trivia Game

What caused crypto exchange FTX's bankruptcy in 2022?

Screenshot: Bloomberg Markets and Finance - YouTube
A bank run.
A bull trap.
A credit crunch.
A Minsky moment.

What's the only Ukrainian provincial capital under Russian control since the early days of the invasion of Ukraine?

Screenshot: BBC News - YouTube
Kharkiv.
Kherson.
Odesa.
Kyiv.

Who is the first Latina in the US Senate?

Screenshot: 8 News NOW Las Vegas - YouTube
Veronica Escobar.
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez.
Catherine Cortez Masto.
Kamala Harris.

Where was this Banksy sprayed?

Screenshot: AFP - YouTube
Kabul, Afghanistan.
Belfast, North Ireland.
Ramallah, The West Bank.
Borodyanka, Ukraine.

How many migrant workers from India, Pakistan, Nepal, Bangladesh, and Sri Lanka died in Qatar between 2010 - when it was awarded the World Cup - and 2021?

Screenshot: FIFA World Cup 2022 - YouTube
6,500.
200.
36.
3.

Where did Xi Jinping meet Joe Biden for the first time as the US President?

Screenshot: Bloomberg Markets and Finance - YouTube
In Sharm El-Sheikh.
In Bali.
In Istanbul.
In New York City.

What's ALS?

Photo: CMS-Creative Management Associates/John Levy (management), Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons
A mental disorder.
A virus.
A neurodegenerative disease.
An autoimmune disease.
4 Billion.
6 Billion.
7 Billion.
8 Billion.

Gov. Ron DeSantis, the potential Republican presidential candidate from Florida, was nicknamed what by Donald Trump?

Screenshot: BBC News - YouTube
DeSanctimonious.
DeFuture.
DeSanity.
Trumpty Dumpty.

Who is the Grammy's most nominated artist ever?

Screenshot: Beyoncé - YouTube
Beyoncé.
Beyoncé tied with Jay-Z.
Jay-Z.
Quincy Jones.

In ancient Greek mythology, Artemis is what?

Photo: NASA/Bill Ingalls
The goddess of wisdom, warfare, and handicraft.
The goddess of love and lust.
The goddess of hunting, nature, and child care.
The queen of the underworld.

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