Test your knowledge of the world around you with the May 2023 Global News Quiz. With 10 new and unusual trivia questions from the past month, you can dive into international politics, world records, and geography.
How to Play
- The quiz has 10 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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Sources and more fun facts
We cross-checked our facts with reputable news outlets, research centers, and NGOs. These articles inspired the May 2023 global news trivia quiz. We recommend them for further reading.
- Coronation Day: Order of Service for the Coronation of King Charles (CNN) | 10 Fun Facts About King Charles III’s Coronation (howsmart.net)
- Presidential Skit: Biden Pokes Fun at Fox, CNN, and Himself at Correspondents’ Dinner (nytimes.com) | 5 Facts: Biden’s 2023 White House Correspondents’ Dinner (howsmart.net)
- Trump Verdict: Jury Finds Trump Liable for Sexual Abuse and Defamation (nytimes.com) | 5 Facts about E. Jean Carroll’s Courtroom Victory (howsmart.net)
- Carlson Fired: Tucker Carlson Texts Set Off Crisis Atop Fox on the Eve of Trial (nytimes.com) | 8 Shocking Facts About Tucker Carlson’s Fox News Exit (howsmart.net)
- Liar Liar: Rep. George Santos charged with federal criminal offenses, AP sources say (AP News) | George Santos: 5 (Literally) Unbelievable Facts (howsmart.net)
- At 75: Political Chaos Unsettles Israel as It Looks to Honor the Fallen and Its Independence (nytimes.com)
- Golden Casket: Pelé’s mausoleum in Brazil opens to the public (AP News)
- Live Forever: World’s oldest dog ever celebrates 31st birthday (Guinness World Records)
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