Quiz of events from 2022
Back by popular demand and following on from my previous year end trivia quizes, here are another 12 topical trivia questions from events in 2022. Twelve brand new questions in this interactive version of the quiz I've used in network meetings this year. You can play by yourself or with your friends/colleagues. Answers revealed at the end.
A quick interlude in your next team meeting or after you've cut the turkey on Christmas Day perhaps?
If you like this, try my other interactive quizes.
Quiz: Events in 2022 Quiz
Question: Which Serbian tennis player was denied entry to Australia for the Open Tennis match because his visa was cancelled as it didn’t allow for a medical exemption for a Covid test?
- Novak Djokovic
- Rafael Nadal
- Andre Agassi
Question: In February, the 2022 Winter Olympics were held in which Chinese city?
Question: At the 94th Academy Awards Ceremony (Oscars), Will Smith won Best Actor Award, what else did he do?
- He fell over on the steps leading up to the stage
- His acceptance speech went on for too long and had to be cut short
- He hit Chris Rock.
Question: Easter was late this year, which gave us more time to eat Cadbury’s Crème Eggs. Roughly how many are sold in the UK each year?
- 200 million
- 20 million
- 2 million
Question: 0n 12th May, the Platinum Pudding competition winner was announced. Who was the Chairperson of the judges?
- Delia Smith
- Pru Leith
- Mary Berry
Question: 'Stranger Things' was released on Netflix and featured a song by Kate Bush. What is the name of the song?
- Wuthering Heights
- Running Up That Hill
- Army Dreamers
Question: Which UK prime minister resigned in July with their speech to Parliament, saying the words ‘Hasta la vista baby’?
- Liz Truss
- Boris Johnson
- Rishi Sunak
Question: In August, Mikhail Gorbachov died. Which UK prime minister said ‘I like Mr Gorbachov. We can do business together’?
- James Callahagn
- Margaret Thatcher
- John Major
Question: The Daily Star pitted which vegetable would outlast Liz Truss as Prime Minister?
Question: Which British city was given the honour of hosting the Eurovision Song Contest 2023?
Question: Matt Hancock was a contestant in ‘I’m a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here’. Which constituency does he represent?
- South Suffolk
- West Suffolk
- Suffolk Costal
Question: The word ‘goblin mode’ was announced as 2022 Word Of The Year by Oxford University Press. What does it mean?
- It's someone who hoards money
- It's someone who is slovenly or lazy
- It's someone who is naughty