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Last week, 76 percent of respondents knew which object stopped a derailed train in the Netherlands. Only 42 percent knew which two countries were hit by a deadly earthquake.

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Joe Biden defeated President Trump and has been elected the next president of the United States.
A win in which state gave him a majority of electoral votes?
Arizona
Georgia
North Carolina
Pennsylvania
Which Trump administration official, when asked about preparations for a transfer of power, said, “There will be a smooth transition to a second Trump administration”?
William Barr
Mark Esper
Mark Meadows
Mike Pompeo
Which country brokered an agreement to end the war in Nagorno-Karabakh?
Iran
Russia
Saudi Arabia
Turkey
A new study, which used cellphone mobility data from 10 U.S. cities, provides more precise estimates for how much each kind of indoor venue contributed to urban outbreaks.
According to this research, which type of indoor space is riskiest to visit, in terms of new coronavirus infections?
Restaurants
Coffee shops
Gyms
Hotels
Which drugmaker announced on Monday that early data showed its vaccine was over 90 percent effective in preventing Covid-19?
AstraZeneca
Johnson & Johnson
Moderna
Pfizer
Last year, Daw Aung San Suu Kyi defended her homeland against accusations of genocide, staining her global reputation.
Last Sunday, her party easily won the election in which country?
Myanmar
Cambodia
Laos
Malaysia
Alex Trebek, who died this week after a battle with pancreatic cancer, surpassed this TV personality to claim the record for hosting the most episodes of a single game show.
Who is Bob Barker?
Who is Monty Hall?
Who is Regis Philbin?
Who is Chuck Woolery?
In 2020, there has been a record number of
Commercial flights
Weddings
Named storms
Movie releases
Which company became the first to conduct a human test of hyperloop technology?
Amtrak
Boeing Company
TransPod
Virgin
Which word did Collins English Dictionary choose as its word of the year?
Doomscroll
Furlough
Lockdown
Zoom
Three men were banned from Yellowstone National Park after doing what?
Cooking chickens in a hot spring
Feeding Halloween candy to bears
Organizing a horse race
Setting off fireworks on election night
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