May 24 Weekly News Quiz: How did Iran’s President Ebrahim Raisi meet his death?

May. 24, 2024.

News Quiz: Every Friday, the weekly news quiz tests your knowledge of the latest current events stories. From Iran’s national disaster and some of New York’s most notorious lawyers to the French baguette and the French Riviera, see how well you know what happened these past 7 days with the May 24 News Quiz.

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  • This weekly current events quiz has 14 multiple-choice current trivia 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.  
  • Click the button below to start the quiz. Each question has four possible answers. Choose the best answer to see if you’re correct, read the explanation or skip it, and move on to the next question. At the end of the quiz, you will see your score. 
  • If you prefer to play the video quiz, scroll down. You will have 30 seconds to answer each question. How many questions can you answer in 6 minutes? 
  • If you want to print out the quiz, scroll down to find our PDF link. You can download the May 24 News Quiz’s FREE PDF with all the questions on one page and separate pages for answers and links.

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May 24, 2024, News Quiz (Current Events Trivia Game)

News Quiz: This quiz consists of 14 Multiple-choice general knowledge questions summarizing the week ending May 24 news headlines. There is no time limit. How smart are you this week?

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1. How did Iran’s President Ebrahim Raisi meet his untimely end?

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2. Who is Karim Khan?

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3. Where is New Caledonia?

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4. According to the film ‘The Apprentice,’ who was Donald Trump’s mentor?

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5. How old is Rudy Giuliani in 2024?

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6. Which US restaurant chain famously offered Endless Shrimp?

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7. How Long is the Longest Baguette Ever Baked?

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8. What’s Unique About This Postage Stamp?

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9. What is the Blockout 2024 Movement?

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10. Why did Gina Rinehart want her portrait removed from the National Gallery of Australia in 2024?

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11. Why is Scarlett Johansson upset with OpenAI?

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12. Why did rapper Sean “Diddy” Combs publicly apologize in May 2024?

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13. What best describes Francis Ford Coppola’s film “Megalopolis”?

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14. Why has Demi Moore’s performance in ‘The Substance’ attracted significant attention?

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The May 24 News Quiz (VIDEO)

14 current-events questions and fun facts based on the May 24 news headlines in 10 minutes. Test yourself: How many can you answer?

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This Week’s Questions (printable)

Here are some of the May 24 news quiz current-events questions:

May 24 News Quiz - Current Events Trivia Game
  • How did Iran’s President Ebrahim Raisi meet his death?
  • Where is New Caledonia?
  • How old is Rudy Giuliani in 2024?
  • Which US restaurant chain famously offered Endless Shrimp?
  • What is the Blockout 2024 Movement?
  • How long is the world’s longest baguette?

The PDF includes all general trivia questions and answers from this week on separate pages for the contestants and the quiz MC. It’s perfect for your next pub quiz or trivia night.

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Sources and Extra Trivia Facts

We cross-checked our facts with reputable news outlets, research centers, and NGOs. These current-events articles inspired the May 24 news quiz, and we recommend them for weekend reading.

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