September 2016 Current Events QuizPrintable September 2016 Trivia Questions
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The ICUN removed which animal from its engendered list in September of 2016?
a. Giant Panda
b. White Rhino
c. Golden Lion
Giant Panda - Due to recent population growth, the giant panda is now classified as vulnerable instead of endangered.
Infinite Warfare was announced as the latest installment in which video game series in September of 2016?
b. Gears of War
c. Call of Duty
Call of Duty - It is coming to the PS4 first.
The 2016 Paralympics began in September 2016 in which city?
d. Rio de Janeiro
Rio de Janeiro - The 2016 Paralympics were the fifteenth Summer Paralympic Games.
Which figure spoke out against porn, making headline news in September 2016?
a. Barack Obama
b. Gina G
c. Pamela Anderson
d. The Pope
Pamela Anderson - However, she claims that she doesn't 'judge people on porn viewing'.
Who was officially declared a saint in September 2016?
b. Martin Luther King
d. Mother Teresa
Mother Teresa - Many thousands flocked to Rome and the Vatican to celebrate the event.
Which satellite exploded during takeoff in September 2016?
AMOS-6 - The AMOS-6 Satellite was to deliver Internet to Africa.
Which comedian released and autobiographical book titled "The Girl with the Lower Back Tattoo" in September 2016?
a. Sarah Silverman
b. Martha Reeves
c. Ellen DeGeneres
d. Amy Schumer
Amy Schumer - The book's title is a reference to The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo.
Which Hurricane hit Mexico in September 2016?
Newton - Fortunately, the damage incurred was not too severe.
The Zika virus officially hit which nation in September 2016?
Philippines - The Zika virus is transmitted by the mosquito species Aedes Aegypti.
Approximately, 92,000 were left homeless after flooding hit which African nation in September 2016?
c. South Africa
Niger - Niger experienced its highest level of flooding in 50 years.
How many acres were added to Yosemite National Park in September 2016?
400 - It is the largest expansion for the park in nearly 70 years.
Beyonce celebrated which birthday in September of 2016?
35 - Beyonce was a member of Destiny's Child.
Which company recalled several of its Note 7 series phones after the battery began to catch fire?
Samsung - The recall includes about 1 million of the premium mobile phones.
Which team played the Denver Broncos in the opening game of the 2016 NFL Season?
Panthers - The Broncos beat the Panthers with a score of 21 to 20.
Davao City was bombed in September 2016 leading to several deaths. Where is Davao City?
Philippines - A blast ripped through a night market that was packed with customers.
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