April 2023 World News Quiz: What’s Trump’s Big Record?

Test your knowledge of the world around you with the April 2023 World News Quiz. With 12 new and unusual trivia questions from the past month, you can dive into world politics, culture, geography, and history.

How to Play

  • The quiz has 12 multiple-choice questions and answers about world news headlines of the 30 days. 
  • If the online quiz doesn’t start automatically, click the below button. You will see each question with four possible answers. Choose the best answer to see if you’re correct, read the explanation or skip it, and scroll down to the next question. At the end of the quiz, you will see your score and how it compares with that of other users. 
  • If you prefer to watch the video quiz, scroll down. You will have 30 seconds to answer each question. How many questions can you answer in 6 minutes? 

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April 2023 World Trivia Round-Up Quiz

12 Multiple-choice general knowledge questions on countries of the world, world politics, notable places, and world news for Apr. 2023. No time-limit. How smart are you today?

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1. Which US president was the first to be arrested and face criminal charges?

Screenshot: Reuters – YouTube

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2. In addition to paying Dominion Voting Systems $787.5 million to settle their defamation suit, what else did Fox News have to do?

Screenshot: Fox News

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3. Who is the first world leader to shake Putin’s hand since the International Criminal Court (ICC) issued a warrant for his arrest?

Screenshot: Guardian News – YouTube

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4. Who is this mother of 23?

Photo: Kremlin.ru, CC BY 4.0, via Wikimedia Commons

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5. How did the world learn about the US plans to help Ukraine fend off a Russian invasion in 2023?

Illustration: DALL-E & HowSmart.net

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6. Which city is Sudan’s capital?

Screenshot: Inside Edition – YouTube

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7. When was the 14th Dalai Lama born?

Screenshot: Sky News Australia – YouTube

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8. What caused hundreds of Israeli military reservists to say they wouldn’t show up for duty?

Screenshot: Sky News Australia – YouTube

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9. Which law did Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu pass before delaying his flagship judicial changes?

Screenshot: IsraeliPM- YouTube

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10. Which island nation was once known as Formosa and is now home to this fierce Formosan black bear?

Screenshot: TaiwanPlus News – YouTube

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11. Which of these is FALSE about Finland’s Sanna Marin?

Screenshot: Reuters – YouTube

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12. What is Germany’s highest honor for a former leader?

Screenshot: AFP – YouTube

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We cross-checked our facts with reputable news outlets, research centers, and NGOs. These articles inspired the April 2023 world news trivia quiz. We recommend them for further reading.

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