An influencer from which app was named Forbes “Person of the Year in Social Media”?

Szabo Viktor/Unsplash
Correct! Wrong!

16-year-old Charli D’Amelio is the most-followed person on TikTok with approximately 104 million followers.

Which fast food company plans to release a gaming computer that also keeps chicken warm?

Paula Bronstein/Getty Images
Correct! Wrong!

The outline of the KFConsole is made to resemble a fried chicken bucket.

Which celebrity is getting out of prison just in time for New Year’s eve?

Grant Durr/Unsplash
Correct! Wrong!

Lori Loughlin is set to be released from the Federal Correctional Institution in Dublin, Calif. on Dec. 28 after serving 60 days behind bars.

Tesla’s Elon Musk said which company’s CEO refused to meet with him to discuss buying the electric car company?

Roberto Nickson/Unsplash
Correct! Wrong!

Musk said Apple’s Tim Cook did not accept the invitation to meet “during the darkest days” of the Tesla company.

Thousands of what kind of animal are plaguing communities in Puerto Rico?

Angel Valentin/Getty Images
Correct! Wrong!

Vietnamese pot-bellied pigs are the latest non-native species to invade communities on the island.

Archaeologists recently uncovered what item in the ruins of the ancient city of Pompeii?

Andy Holmes/Unsplash
Correct! Wrong!

In the city that was buried in a volcanic eruption in 79 AD, archaeologists have come across a shop that served hot street food.

Which team has secured the top pick in the 2021 NFL draft?

Mike Lawrie/Getty Images
Correct! Wrong!

A 41–17 loss to the Chicago Bears gave the hapless 1–14 Jaguars the first draft pick next year.

This year’s addition to the Times Square New Year’s Eve ball design is called what?

Eduardo Munoz Alvarez/Getty Images
Correct! Wrong!

The world will watch the ball drop with it’s updated“Gift of Happiness” design, which is represented by a sunburst of bright cuts radiating outward.

The eastern part of what country was hit by a 5.3 magnitude earthquake on Dec. 27?

Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images
Correct! Wrong!

Reports from Elazig province in eastern Turkey suggest the earthquake did not cause any immediate casualties or extensive damage.

What property of the late Michael Jackson has been sold to a billionaire businessman?

Christina Barany/Getty Images
Correct! Wrong!

The 2,700 acre Neverland Ranch includes a zoo, theme park and train station; Pittsburgh Penguins co-owner Ron Burkle paid about $22 million for it.

Smarter News Quiz: An Earthquake, Times Square Glitter and an Ancient Discovery
News Novice

Try reading more news to stay on top of the day’s stories!
Casual Content Consumer

Getting there! Try reading more news to stay on top of the day’s stories!
Current Events Connoisseur

Good job! Stay on top of the day’s stories by reading more news!
Certified News Junkie

Perfect results! Stay on top of the day’s stories by reading more news!

Share your Results:

Quiz by Smarter News Quiz