Test your news knowledge with Zenger: May 5

What "Green Acres" actor passed away at age 89 last month?

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Tom played the role of Eb Dawson on the television show.

Which is NOT a type of businesses that Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp announced he plans to reopen?

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Kemp said fitness centers, bowling alleys, barbers, hair and nail salons, massage therapy businesses and body art studios could reopen last week, while theaters and restaurants were allowed to open this week.

Which fast-food restaurant chain returned a $10 million government loan that was awarded as part of the Paycheck Protection Program, which was intended to assist small businesses?

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The $349 billion relief fund for small businesses was drained in less than two weeks.

How old did Great Britain's Queen Elizabeth II turn last month?

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The queen's supporters were treated to a one-minute video featuring Her Majesty as a toddler playing with her late sister, Princess Margaret. The clip was posted to the royal family's official Instagram account on her birthday, April 21.

Which city will get the next National Women's Hockey League team?

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The team has already signed five players, four of whom are Canadians.

Which NFL team had the first pick in the 2020 draft?

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The Bengals selected Louisiana State University quarterback Joe Burrow.

This popular YouTuber put a live Rock, Paper, Scissors tournament with online influencers on his channel to raise money to combat the coronavirus pandemic

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The tournament involved 32 of the world's biggest YouTube stars; winner Nadeshot chose to give the $250,000 prize to the CDC Foundation.

Which U.S. state's Emergency Management Agency warned residents to not treat coronavirus with disinfectants after President Donald Trump mused about taking them internally?

Maryland's hotline fielded 100 calls about ingesting disinfectants.
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On what day was Italy's nationwide lockdown lifted?

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Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte said construction and manufacturing would be the first sectors allowed to restart, and that retailers and museums can reopen May 18. Restaurants and cafes will remain closed until at least June 1.

Which of the following is NOT one of the six coronavirus symptoms the Centers for Disease Control has added to its list?

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The full list of the CDC’s coronavirus symptoms now includes fever, cough, shortness of breath or difficulty breathing, chills, repeated shaking with chills, muscle pain, headache, sore throat and a new loss of taste or smell.

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