The Philippines 2017 by JCEurovision

Champion(s):

Vicun-YAH


Runner(s)-Up:

DouglasLovesVixey
C is for Carbuncle


Quiz Description

You may probably know about CoenM's "The Week of..." or HallR's "Lighter Side of News" quizzes. Let's see if you can take on my quiz. Before we ring in the new year, answer these 12 questions about the events that happened over the past 12 months, and you must be very careful because these are all Philippine events.

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Questions:

JANUARY: The Miss Universe beauty pageant was aired on Fox in the United States, and ABS-CBN, GMA, TV5, and Solar Entertainment in the Philippines. What country won the crown, the first European country in 14 years?

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France

FEBRUARY: Rodrigo Duterte signed what agreement, which negotiated by representatives of 196 parties and adopted by consensus in 2015?

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Paris Agreement on Climate Change

MARCH: "TV Patrol" celebrated its anniversary, becoming the longest-running Filipino-language news program in the Philippines. Within one year either way, what year made its first broadcast?

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1987

APRIL: What province, located in the Panay island, played host to the 2017 Palarong Pambansa?

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Antique

MAY: Rodrigo Duterte signed Executive Order No. 26, that ordered a nationwide ban on what?

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smoking

JUNE: Jessie Javier Carlos, an ex-employee of the Department of Finance who was deeply in debt, was identified as the attacker in an incident at what casino in Pasay City?

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Resorts World Manila

JULY: Jeff Horn kept his undefeated fight record after he had defeated Manny Pacquiao via a controversial unanimous decision in a match held at Suncorp Stadium in what Australian city?

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Brisbane

AUGUST: Rodrigo Duterte abolished the Negros Island Region (first created in 2015 by his predecessor) through Executive Order no. 38, citing lack of funds to fully establish the region. What number, in Roman numerals, was the said region?

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XVIII

SEPTEMBER: Nonito Donaire won the WBC silver featherweight title by gutting out a hard-fought decision against Ruben Garcia Hernandez. of Mexico at the main event at what Texas stadium?

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Alamodome

OCTOBER: TV5 Network Inc. rebranded its sporting division as part of a partnership with The Walt Disney Company and Hearst Corporation, the co-owners of what network?

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ESPN

NOVEMBER: The Philippines played host to the 12th East Asia Summit in Pasay City. How many countries are there in the East Asian Summit?

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18

DECEMBER: What pharmaceutical company, the makers of Dengvaxia vaccine, became controversial when that vaccine administered to more than 700,000 Filipino children, and causing some deaths, despite its allegations?

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Sanofi Pasteur