Dec. 9 News Quiz of the Week: Goblin Mode

Dec. 9, 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 Dec. 9 News Quiz of the Week. The Friday Weekly News Quiz has multiple-choice questions about the week’s events. In politics: Who is TIME Magazine’s person of the year 2022? In royals: Why does Netflix’s Harry and Meghan come with a warning? And in technology: What is ChatGPT?

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News Quiz of the Week (Current Events Trivia Game) for Dec. 9, 2022

News Quiz of the Week: 12 Multiple-choice general knowledge questions for the week ending on Dec. 9, 2022. No time-limit. How smart are you this week?

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1. Who’s Time Magazine’s Person of the Year 2022?

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2. Which word does Oxford Dictionaries define as “a type of behavior which is unapologetically self-indulgent, lazy, slovenly, or greedy, typically in a way that rejects social norms or expectations”?

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3. How long has this crown been used in England to crown monarchs?

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4. Where did the Prince and Princess of Wales go on their first overseas visit since the death of Queen Elizabeth II?

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5. Why does Netflix’s Harry and Meghan come with a mature content warning?

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6. Who was the first Black person from Georgia to be elected to the US Senate?

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7. What is ChatGPT?

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8. What’s Elon Musk’s Neuralink Corp?

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9. What was Kirstie Alley’s character in Cheers?

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10. Which 1980s movie featured this house?

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11. Rocket Racoon’s Guardians of the Galaxy character is voiced by who?

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12. A musical powered by the songs of Britney Spears hits Broadway in 2023. What’s it called?

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The Dec. 9 News Quiz Questions (Printable)

Here’s the complete list of current events trivia questions and multiple-choice answers from the Dec. 9 News Quiz of the Week. Feel free to copy the list for your weekly trivia gathering or download the printable weekly quiz Free PDF (1 questions page, 12 answer pages).

Dec. 9 News Quiz of the Week - A Weekly Current Events Trivia Game

Who’s Time Magazine’s Person of the Year 2022?

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Joe Biden.
Elon Musk.
Vladimir Putin.
Volodymyr Zelensky.

Which word does Oxford Dictionaries define as “a type of behavior which is unapologetically self-indulgent, lazy, slovenly, or greedy, typically in a way that rejects social norms or expectations”?

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The Great Resignation.
Gaslighting.
Goblin mode.
Tang ping.

How long has this crown been used in England to crown monarchs?

Photo: The Royal Family
King Charles III is the first to wear it.
Less than 100 years.
Around 250 years.
More than 350 years.

Where did the Prince and Princess of Wales go on their first overseas visit since the death of Queen Elizabeth II?

Screenshot: NBC Sports Boston - YouTube
Washington, DC.
Boston, Massachusetts.
Los Angeles, California.
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Why does Netflix's Harry and Meghan come with a mature content warning?

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Discrimination.
Adult language.
Substance use.
Sensationalism.

Who was the first Black person from Georgia to be elected to the US Senate?

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Herschel Walker.
Bo Jackson.
Raphael Warnock.
Stacey Abrams.

What is ChatGPT?

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A chatbot that tells bad jokes.
A chatbot that uses the GPT-3 language model to generate responses.
A chatbot that only talks about gossip.
A chatbot that helps users plan their day.

What’s Elon Musk’s Neuralink Corp?

Screenshot: Neuralink 2022 - YouTube
A satellite communication company.
A robotics company.
A social platform for non-humans.
A medical device company.

What was Kirstie Alley’s character in Cheers?

Screenshot: Cheers / Paramount
Psychiatrist Lilith Sternin.
Businesswoman Rebecca Howe.
Waitress Carla Tortelli.
Graduate student Diane Chambers.

Which 1980s movie featured this house?

Screenshot: Warner Bros. Entertainment
ET.
Gremlins.
The Goonies.
Back to the Future.

Rocket Racoon's Guardians of the Galaxy character is voiced by who?

Screenshot: Guardians of the Galaxy Volume 3 / Marvel Studios
Bradley Cooper.
Vin Diesel.
Brad Pitt.
Dwayne Johnson.

A musical powered by the songs of Britney Spears hits Broadway in 2023. What’s it called?

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Once Upon a One More Time.
You Drive Me Crazy One More Time.
Oops!… I Did It One More Time.
I Was Born to Make You Happy One More Time.

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