Weekly Quiz for January 20 -26

  • What year was Ronald Reagan sworn in as US President?

    Ronald Reagan
    • 1979
    • 1981
    • 1983
    • 1985
  • What is Marvin Gaye's 1971 single "What's Going On" about?

    Marvin Gaye
    • Relationship break-up
    • Death of a parent
    • Police brutality
    • Poverty
  • Who became the 1st elected Prime Minister of India after elections in 1952?

    • Jawaharlal Nehru

      Jawaharlal Nehru

    • Mahatma Gandhi

      Mahatma Gandhi

    • Indira Gandhi

      Indira Gandhi

    • Rajiv Gandhi

      Rajiv Gandhi

  • What did heavy metal musician Ozzy Osbourne bite the head off on stage in 1982?

    Ozzy Osbourne
    • bird
    • worm
    • frog
    • bat
  • Who is this who published "Scouting for Boys" in 1908, a manual that led to the establishment of the Scouting movement?

    Robert Baden-Powell
    • Richard Schirrmann
    • George Williams
    • Robert Baden-Powell
    • William Alexander Smith
  • What was the name of Apple's revolutionary personal computer launched in 1984, and 1st demonstrated by Steve Jobs?

    Steve Jobs
    • Mackenzie
    • Macintosh
    • MacGregor
    • MacDonald
  • What is the name of the US Supreme Court case that resulted in the legalization of abortion in 1973?

    Very Rare Photo of the Supreme Court
    • Ryan v White
    • Roe v Wade
    • Ride v Webb
    • Randell v Ward
  • In 1890 real life journalist Nellie Bly was unable to beat the time of Jules Verne's fictional Phileas Fogg's trip around the world in 72 days?

    Jules Verne
    • False
    • True
  • Who led the military coup in Uganda in 1971?

    • Robert Mugabe

      Robert Mugabe

    • Muammar Gaddafi

      Muammar Gaddafi

    • Omar al-Bashir

      Omar al-Bashir

    • Idi Amen

      Idi Amen

  • What territory did Great Britain occupy and China later cede during the 1st Opium war in 1841?

    Hong Kong
    • Macau
    • Taiwan
    • Hong Kong
    • Shanghai
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