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Fun Facts Quiz 14

What's in store for the year 2015? 10 Questions.

 
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On 1 Jan 2015, which country is expected to officially adopt the Euro currency and become the 19th Eurozone country? (clue: capital Vilnius)

  • Latvia
  • Lithuania
  • Estonia
  • Cyprus

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Which phenomenon is expected to occur on 20 Mar 2015?

  • A partial lunar eclipse
  • A total lunar eclipse
  • A partial solar eclipse
  • A total solar eclipse

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In Apr 2015, NASA's Dawn spacecraft is expected to arrive at which dwarf planet? (clue: largest object in the asteroid belt between Mars and Jupiter)

  • Ceres
  • Dysnomia
  • Eris
  • Haumea

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Which Italian city is expected to host Expo 2015 between 1 May and 31 Oct 2015? (clue: second most populous city in Italy)

  • Florence
  • Milan
  • Turin
  • Venice

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On the political front, which European country is expected to hold general elections on 7 May 2015?

  • France
  • Belgium
  • United Kingdom
  • Switzerland

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On 14 Jul 2015, NASA's New Horizons spacecraft is expected to fly by Charon and which other extraterrestrial body?

  • Neptune
  • Jupiter
  • Saturn
  • Pluto

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Which city is expected to host the 15th IAAF World Championships in Athletics from 22 - 30 Aug 2015?

  • London
  • Beijing
  • Chorzow
  • Moscow

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By 10 Sep 2015, Queen Elizabeth II is expected to surpass which monarch to become Britain's longest-reigning monarch?

  • King George III
  • King James VI
  • Queen Victoria
  • King Henry III

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In 2015, which country's lander and rover Chang'e 4 is expected to land on the Moon?

  • China
  • India
  • Russia
  • United States

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Which statement is incorrect about the year 2015?

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  • 2015 is MMXV in Roman numerals.
  • 2015 is the 15th year of the 3rd millennium.
  • 2015 is the 15th year of the 21st century.
  • 2015 is the 5th year of the 2010s decade.

 

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