The Week of November 22, 2020 by CoenM

Champion(s):

Hank624


Runner(s)-Up:

ecpekkle


Quiz Description

Full Results:

Rank Player Total %ile 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Money Value (% Incorrect): 12 43 19 24 17 19 23 56 28 73 48 11
1 Hank624 359 99 15
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2 ecpekkle 343 97 15
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3 srs 330 95 15
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4 Jack 327 94 15
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5 eeds 325 92 15
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6 BClemens 319 90 15
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7 ldexistence 309 88 15
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8 Echubbs 304 87 15
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56
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9 GarciaD 293 85 15
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10 Timm 292 83 15
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11 mwg 290 82 15
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12 DempseyM 289 80 15
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13 TaylorMA 288 78 15
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14 bbocaner 282 77 15
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15 JCEurovision 280 75 15
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16 imogen 276 73 15
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17 KitchenB 275 71 15
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17 ClubCrackerz 275 71 15
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19 grimesr 269 68 15
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20 TomSt 259 66 15
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21 LynchT 253 65 15
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22 DrSteveC 252 62 15
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22 SchiefelbeinM 252 62 15
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24 CrisseyN1 250 60 15
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25 MattK 249 58 15
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26 HortonR 244 56 15
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27 RobinJRichards 238 55 15
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28 KonkelT 235 53 15
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29 Gail 229 50 15
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29 KPope 229 50 15
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31 TraceyD 225 46 00
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31 melvillean 225 46 15
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31 jnowell 225 46 15
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34 revelin 223 43 15
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35 Vendy12 222 40 00
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35 Zekersmil 222 40 15
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37 petkunm 218 38 15
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38 KlionskyG 217 35 15
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38 Tarn 217 35 15
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40 Colluventus 212 33 15
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41 jveditz 210 31 15
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42 DarthPace 208 29 15
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43 ArunH 207 27 15
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44 FauxD 202 26 15
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45 McGeeDean 198 24 15
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46 rbbarclay 185 22 15
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47 UncleTed 184 21 15
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48 GalaxyGirl 174 19 15
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49 JillA80 167 17 15
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50 Triciamcc 166 16 15
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51 TimL 162 14 15
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52 helene 158 12 15
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53 cstbob 152 11 15
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54 Flealick 144 9 00
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55 wschloss 136 7 15
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56 SokolM 129 5 00
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56 shunn 129 5 00
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58 DouglasLovesVixey 124 2 00
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59 ColeB 41 1 00
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Questions:

President-elect Joe Biden named a number of people to his future administration, including what FORMER DEMOCRATIC NOMINEE FOR PRESIDENT, who will serve as the special envoy for climate?

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John Kerry

What FORMER PRESIDENT OF FRANCE went on trial for corruption and influence peddling, becoming the first ex-president of France to be a defendant in a criminal trial?

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Nicolas Sarkozy

What COUNTRY launched an unmanned lunar mission that would be the first in over 40 years to retrieve Moon rocks and soil for study? If successful, it would become the third country, after the US and former Soviet Union, to retrieve lunar samples.

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China

Emily Murphy, the administrator what US FEDERAL AGENCY, finally formally contacted President-elect Joe Biden to begin the transition process? Her letter, sent two weeks after the race was called for Biden, provides his team with money and access to current government staff so business can continue during the change in presidential administrations

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General Services Administration (GSA)

Cambridge Umiversity asked for the public’s help in recovering two notebooks that originally belonged to what NATURALIST? Missing since 2000 and previously believed to have been misshelved, the notebooks are believed to be worth millions of pounds, with one including the original “Tree of Life” sketch.

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Charles Dickens

Increased confidence in the result of the presidential election and positive news over several Covid-19 vaccines helped drive the Dow Jones Industrial Average over what MILESTONE NUMBER on Tuesday?

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30,000

What CONSITUTENT COUNTRY OF THE UK became the first in the world to enact a law to require no-cost access to period products?

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Scotland

Inmates in what US STATE's prison system perpetrated a massive fraud involving Covid-19 unemployment benefits, with 35,000 prisoners scamming up to $1 billion?

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California

Name EITHER THE DRUG COMPANY OR THE UNIVERSITY whose COVID-19 vaccine is undergoing further scrutiny as its most promising results were reached due to a dosing error during their stage 3 trial.

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AstraZenica or Oxford

Donald Trump issued a full pardon for what FORMER NATIONAL SECURITY ADVISOR, who twice pled guilty you lying to the FBI over his contacts with Russians during the presidential transition?

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Michael Flynn

Name EITHER WISCONSIN COUNTY that the Trump paid $3 million to have their presidential votes recounted, only to see the results add a handful of votes to Joe Biden's victory?

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Milwaukee or Dane

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani blamed what COUNTRY for the assassination of Mohsen Fakhrizadeh, the architect of Iran’s military nuclear program? That country has not commented on the killing but is widely believed to have been behind similar killings of Iranuan nuclear scientists over the past decade.

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Israel