Trivia Quiz on 2020 Major Sports and Crime Events

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How alert are you when it comes to the current events associated with sports and crimes? Take up this 'Trivia Quiz on 2020 Major Sports and Crime Events' and see how well you can perform. Here, we will ask you questions related to some of the major sports and crime events that took place in the year 2020. Do you think you'll be able to crack this quiz? Let's see.
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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Cody Evans, 24, of Springville, was shot and killed by police after he pointed what kind of gun at officers Sunday morning?

    • A.

      AK 47

    • B.

      AR 15 Airsoft Gun

    • C.

      9 mm bebe gun

    • D.

      Remington Bolt Action Rifle

    Correct Answer
    B. AR 15 Airsoft Gun
    Explanation
    Cody Evans, a 24-year-old from Springville, was fatally shot by the police after he pointed an AR 15 Airsoft Gun at the officers on Sunday morning. The use of deadly force by the police can be justified when they perceive a threat to their lives or the lives of others. In this case, the officers likely believed that the AR 15 Airsoft Gun posed a real danger, leading to their decision to shoot Cody Evans.

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  • 2. 

    Which country won the 2019 USA Women's Sevens Rugby series?

    • A.

      New Zealand

    • B.

      USA

    • C.

      Australia

    • D.

      Canada

    Correct Answer
    B. USA
    Explanation
    The correct answer is USA. The USA Women's Sevens Rugby series is a tournament held annually, and in 2019, the USA emerged as the winners. They outperformed teams from New Zealand, Australia, and Canada to claim the title.

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  • 3. 

    Name the first US state that decriminalized the possession of small amounts of narcotics, including heroin, cocaine, and LSD on 3rd November 2020?  

    • A.

      Oregon

    • B.

      Alabama

    • C.

      Mississippi

    • D.

      Illinois

    Correct Answer
    A. Oregon
    Explanation
    Oregon is the correct answer because it became the first US state to decriminalize the possession of small amounts of narcotics, including heroin, cocaine, and LSD, on 3rd November 2020. This means that individuals caught with these drugs for personal use will face civil citations and fines rather than criminal charges. This move aims to prioritize addiction treatment and harm reduction instead of incarceration for drug users.

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  • 4. 

    The 2020 World Team Table Tennis Championships was held in __________. 

    • A.

      Busan, South Korea

    • B.

      New York, USA

    • C.

      Tokyo, Japan

    • D.

      Delhi, India

    Correct Answer
    A. Busan, South Korea
    Explanation
    The 2020 World Team Table Tennis Championships was held in Busan, South Korea.

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  • 5. 

    The 44th Chess Olympiad took place in which country? 

    • A.

      Malaysia

    • B.

      Russia

    • C.

      China

    • D.

      India

    Correct Answer
    B. Russia
    Explanation
    The 44th Chess Olympiad took place in Russia.

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  • 6. 

    The FIG Acrobatic Gymnastics World Championships 2020 was held in __________. 

    • A.

      Australia

    • B.

      USA

    • C.

      Geneva

    • D.

      Japan

    Correct Answer
    C. Geneva
    Explanation
    The FIG Acrobatic Gymnastics World Championships 2020 was held in Geneva.

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  • 7. 

    A Federal Judge blocked Obama's policy for what executive order?

    • A.

      Deferring deportations

    • B.

      Pulling troops

    • C.

      Raising Taxes on the 1%

    • D.

      Bombing ISIS

    Correct Answer
    A. Deferring deportations
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Deferring deportations." A Federal Judge blocked Obama's policy of deferring deportations. This means that the judge prevented the implementation of Obama's executive order that aimed to delay the deportation of certain undocumented immigrants. This decision by the judge halted the policy from being put into effect.

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  • 8. 

    In a real life instance similar to the classic film "Bring it On" a high school from what state stole a drill team routine from a Utah school?

    • A.

      Minnesota

    • B.

      California

    • C.

      Rhode Island

    • D.

      New Mexico

    Correct Answer
    A. Minnesota
    Explanation
    In the classic film "Bring it On," a high school from Minnesota stole a drill team routine from a Utah school.

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  • 9. 

    Which country won the 2020 ICC Women's T20 World Cup? 

    • A.

      India

    • B.

      Australia

    • C.

      New Zealand

    • D.

      England

    Correct Answer
    B. Australia
    Explanation
    Australia won the 2020 ICC Women's T20 World Cup.

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  • 10. 

    Which team won the 2020 IIHF World Women's U18 Championship? 

    • A.

      Russia

    • B.

      Canada

    • C.

      USA

    • D.

      England

    Correct Answer
    A. Russia
    Explanation
    Russia won the 2020 IIHF World Women's U18 Championship.

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