June 9 News Quiz: Who Bombed Ukraine’s Dam?

June 9, 2023.

Our weekly news quiz tests your knowledge of the latest news stories every Friday. From the dam explosion in Ukraine and India’s triple train collision to Prince Harry’s historical court testimony, and Kylie Minogue’s new TikTok hit, see how well you know what happened this week with the June 9 News Quiz.

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  • The quiz has 12 multiple-choice questions and answers about the biggest headlines of the last seven days. You can take the quiz online, play the video quiz, or print it out for your weekly trivia party.  
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News Quiz of the Week (Current Events Trivia Game) for June 9, 2023

Weekly News Quiz: 12 Multiple-choice general knowledge questions for the week ending June 9, 2023. No time-limit. How smart are you this week?

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1. Where is the Nova Kakhovka dam?

Screenshot: Reuters – YouTube

2 / 12

2. Which country boasts the busiest rail system on the planet?

Screenshot: Channel 4 News – YouTube

3 / 12

3. Who is this woman who vowed to launch more satellites into space?

Screenshot: Arirang News – YouTube

4 / 12

4. Who is the billionaire tycoon behind Binance, the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange by trading volume?

Screenshot: Entrepreneur ME – YouTube

5 / 12

5. Before Prince Harry’s June 2023 court testimony, who was the previous British royal to face such an ordeal?

Screenshot: Sky News

6 / 12

6. Which of these vice presidents was the first to challenge their boss for the presidency?

Screenshot: Eyewitness News ABC7NY – YouTube

7 / 12

7. Which statement is true about YouTube’s policy change on election misinformation?

Illustration: HowSmart.net & DALL-E

8 / 12

8. What does Apple call “the world’s first spatial computer”?

Image: Apple

9 / 12

9. What is the Spider-Verse?

Screenshot: Spider-Man: Across The Spider-Verse / Sony Pictures Entertainment

10 / 12

10. What is the title of Elliot Page’s memoir, released in June 2023?

Screenshot: GMA – YouTube

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11. Which piano man holds the record for the highest number of Madison Square Garden shows?

Screenshot: FOX 5 New York – YouTube

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12. Which year was pop princess Kylie Minogue born?

Screenshot: Kylie Minogue – Padam Padam (Official Video) – YouTube

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This Week’s Questions (printable)

Here are some of the June 9 news quiz questions:

June 9 News Quiz - Weekly Current Events Trivia Game
  • What happened to the Nova Kakhovka dam?
  • Which country boasts the busiest rail system on Earth?
  • Who is the billionaire tycoon behind Binance?
  • What does Apple call “the world’s first spatial computer”?
  • What is the Spider-Verse?
  • How old is Kylie Minogue?

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Sources and Extra Fun Facts

We cross-checked our facts with reputable news outlets, research centers, and NGOs. These articles inspired the June 9 news quiz. We recommend them for weekend reading.

Yo Jong
Screenshot: Arirang News – YouTube
Apple's Vision Pro headset
Apple’s Vision Pro headset. Image: Apple
Elliot Page
Screenshot: GMA / ABC News

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