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Questions About 2021

  1. Joe Biden was inaugurated as what number Presient of the United States?
  2. A gathering took place in the seaside resort of Carbis Bay in Cornwall, it was the summit of 'G' what?
  3. Debenhams closed its final store, after how many years in business: 240 years, 140 years, or 40 years?
  4. Captain Sir Tom Moore, sadly died. How old was he?
  5. James Newman represented the UK in the Eurovision Song Contest - how many points did he score?
  6. How many gold medals did Great Britain win in the Summer Olympics?
  7. Cristiano Ronaldo removed how many Coca-Cola bottles?
  8. Which denomination banknotes were issued featuring mathematician Alan Turing?

  9. The X Factor was cancelled in 2021 after how many years since it's first episode?
  10. How old was Emma Raducanu on winning the ladies' US Open title?
  11. The contactless payment limit got an increase from £45 to how much?
  12. Songs of Praise celebrated its anniversary with the Queen sending a personal message of congratulations for being on the air for how many years?
  13. How old did Queen Elizabeth II become in April, 2021?
  14. Which weekly amount of Universal Credit was withdrawn, 18 months after its introduction?
  15. The 2021 United Nations Climate Change Conference, was known as COP what?
  16. Which special birthday did the comic strip character Dennis the Menace celebrate in 2021?
  17. Tyson Fury defeated Deontay Wilder to retain the WBC heavyweight title in Las Vegas in which round?
  18. Denise Coates earned a salary of £421m in 2020-2021 as the boss of which company?
  19. In July 2021, England beat Ukraine to reach the semi-final of the Euros for the first time in 25 years - Ukraine scored nil goals, how many goals did England score?
  20. BBC Radio 4 marked the anniversary of The Archers, celebrating how many years on the radio?


  1. 46th President
  2. 7 - G7
  3. 240-years in business
  4. 100-years-old
  5. Zero points in Eurovision
  6. 22 gold medals
  7. 2 bottles
  8. 50 pound note
  9. 17 years - it started in 2004
  10. Emma was 18
  11. 100 pounds
  12. 60 years
  13. The Queen was 95
  14. 20 pounds Universal Credit
  15. 26 - COP26
  16. Dennis is 70 years old
  17. 11th round knockout
  18. Bet365
  19. 4 goals
  20. 70 years on the radio