The Big Weekly Quiz πŸ‘ΏπŸ›’β˜’ 26/03/22

This quiz is designed to test how much you’ve retained from this week’s editions of Watson’s Daily. Here are some things to keep in mind, so please read before you dive in!
  • Try to answer the questions by really thinking about the answer – and do NOT Google them because you will just be cheating yourself!
  • At the end of every question you will see a day in CAPITAL LETTERS, which is the edition where that question originated from.
  • If you don’t know the answer, go back to the edition that contains the question and you will be able to find it.
I do things this way because if you see the answer in context, you are far more likely to remember it rather than if I told you the answer straight away like in a pub quiz! I’m trying to help you learn! That said, best of luck 😉👍

This is a timed quiz. You will be given 15 seconds per question. Are you ready?

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How did Saga manage to reduce its losses so much in its latest numbers? (THURSDAY)

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Egypt is the world's biggest importer of wheat, getting what percentage of its supplies from Russia and Ukraine? (TUESDAY)

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What's the name of Saudi Arabia's state-controlled oil company? (MONDAY)

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What's the average house price now in Britain, according to Rightmove? (MONDAY)

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How much Russian bullion is BoJo trying to target with sanctions? (FRIDAY)

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What is the name of Asia's biggest warehouse operator that's just raised €1.2bn in funds to buy European warehouse assets? (THURSDAY)

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BoJo is aiming for the UK to get how much of its electricity from nuclear power versus the current 16%? (TUESDAY)

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Lab-grown meat will be on our supermarket shelves in 18 months thanks to a joint venture between Agronomics and which other company? (MONDAY)

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Which Chinese tech giant this week announced its lowest ever revenue growth following Beijing's recent regulatory crackdown? (THURSDAY)

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Germany managed to secure a new long-term agreement for LNG imports from which Middle-Eastern country this week? (MONDAY)

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Which UK high street bank this week announced the launch of a "buy now, pay later" service? (WEDNESDAY)

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What is Russia's main stock index commonly known as? (FRIDAY)

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Name the world's biggest oil trader. (WEDNESDAY)

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As of last week, how many of the 800 employees P&O sacked last week via video message have accepted the company's severance terms? (FRIDAY)

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Moscow's biggest airport furloughed what percentage of its workforce this week because of ongoing sanctions? (TUESDAY)

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Where is Tesla's newest gigafactory? (WEDNESDAY)

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BP is committing to increase the number of of its charging points from 8,000 to what by 2030? (THURSDAY)

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Uber announced that it would be listing which city's traditional cabs on its app for the first time? (FRIDAY)

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Name the world's biggest cruise company? (WEDNESDAY)

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Name the world's biggest warehouse owner. (TUESDAY)

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The Big Weekly Quiz 26/03/22
More reading required! 🤔
Oh dear. You really need to up your game! Either you need to get a subscription to Watson's Daily or you need to read more closely 😱
Not your finest work. More reading required! 😉
You gave it a good go! There's more work to do, though... 🤓
That was good, but you can do better - I'm sure of it! 👍
Good effort! You are definitely paying attention, but you can still do better 💪
That was a good effort - got to just sharpen up a bit more! 👏👏👏
Ooooooh! Very well done! You can still do better, though ????
So near yet so far! How frustrating! 😱😱😱
GADDANGIT!!! You were sooooo close! Well done, though - great effort 👍👍👍
Perfect score - really well done! 🍾🍾🍾
WELL DONE!!! SUPERB JOB!

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