Weekly Quiz for July 22-28

  • What cult sci-fi film by Ed Wood, often called the worst film ever made, was released this week in 1959?

    1st Person to Walk in Space
    • Fire Maidens from Outer Space
    • Planet 9 from Outer Space
    • The Incredibly Strange Creatures Who Stopped Living and Became Mixed-Up Zombies
    • The Swarm
  • Haile Selassie born this week in 1892 was the regent of which country?

    Haile Selassie
    • Morroco
    • Jordan
    • Ethiopia
    • Eswatini ( Swaziland)
  • Which famous lost Inca city was rediscovered by Hiram Bingham this week in 1911

    Hiram Bingham
    • Cusco
    • Chan Chan
    • Tikal
    • Machu Picchu
  • Custer's Last Stand, the famous defeat of the US 7th Cavalry this week in 1876 by Sioux and Cheyenne warriors is also know as?

    George Armstrong Custer
    • Battle of Little Bighorn
    • Battle of Stony Lake
    • Battle of Julesburg
    • Battle of Wolf Mountain
  • Who appeared to descend by parachute accompanied by James Bond this week in 2012 to open the Olympic Games in London?

    • British Prime Minister David Cameron
    • Paddington Bear
    • Queen Elizabeth II
    • Prince William
  • In this week in 1945 Betty Lou Oliver survived falling 75 stories after a plane crashed into the Empire State Building and broke the cables of the elevator she was operating

    New York
    • False
    • True
  • This week in 1943 the RAF began Operation Gomorrah, their most destructive WWII bombing campaign on which German city?

    • Hamburg
    • Dreden
    • Berlin
    • Munich
  • Who is this elected world leader, born this week in 1980 and only the second to give birth while in office?

    Jacinda Ardern
    • Julia Gillard
    • Jacinda Ardern
    • BÉ™nazir Bhutto
    • Laura Chinchilla
  • The conference of Bretton Woods, signed this week in 1944, established what international organisation?

    • United Nations (UN)
    • Marshall Plan
    • International Criminal Court
    • International Monetary Fund (IMF)
  • How old was Tiger Woods when he became the youngest person ever to win all four major open golf titles this week in 2000?

    Tiger Woods
    • 22
    • 24
    • 26
    • 28