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Trivia Question #1: Which African country was part of an Italian territory?
Trivia Question #2: What were Morocco, Algiers, Tunis, and Tripoli once known as?
Trivia Question #3: Henri d'Orleans died in June 1999. What was his claim to fame?
Trivia Question #4: What animal is the symbol of the World Wildlife Fund?
Trivia Question #5: In physics, what is the process of spreading waves around obstacles called?
Trivia Question #6: What is a foehn?
Trivia Question #7: Which member of Chicago killed himself in 1978?
Trivia Question #8: Despite being in the order Carnivora, I'm actually a vegetarian, and one plant makes up more than 95% of my diet. What am I?
Trivia Question #9: UN Secretary General Kofi Annan came from what country, before becoming a UN career bureaucrat in 1962?
Trivia Question #10: In 1962, what postponed the last nine and a half minutes of the Grey Cup?
Trivia Question #11: The world's oldest functioning democracy is:
Trivia Question #12: What musical won a record 12 Tony Awards in 2001?
Trivia Question #13: In which of these Disney movies did a folkloric creature known as a "jinni" have a starring role?
Trivia Question #14: This is a classic trivia chestnut. What was the name of Dudley Do-Right's horse?
Trivia Question #15: When do the French celebrate Bastille Day?
Trivia Question #16: Where and when did Kalidasa live?
Trivia Question #17: In 1988, whom did Lloyd Bentsen rebuke when he said, "Senator, you're no Jack Kennedy"?
Trivia Question #18: Whose 12 sons became the patriarchs of the 12 tribes of Israel?
Trivia Question #19: John Philip Sousa's "The Liberty Bell" became the theme to which very popular British TV show?
Trivia Question #20: Who wrote "The Fountainhead"?
Trivia Question #21: What fruit do you usually get kirsch from?
Trivia Question #22: In 2003, how did the 82-acre California town of Bridgeville (pop 25) make the news?
Trivia Question #23: According to the title of a 1978 disco song and movie, Thank God It's what?
Trivia Question #24: Modeled after a Topeka dentist, who first appeared on the cover of Mad Magazine #30?
Trivia Question #25: In 1914, what ship sank in the St. Lawrence, at a cost of 1,012 lives?
Trivia Question #26: Which ratio most accurately represents the number of cars per capita in the U.S.A.?
Trivia Question #27: As of 2000, which company produces Astro Turf?
Trivia Question #28: Which sexual position is considered by most sex therapists to be the least mutually satisfying?
Trivia Question #29: Originally affiliated with the Quakers, where would you find Bryn Mawr College?
Trivia Question #30: Where and when did Nikolai Gogol live?
Trivia Question #31: In 1990, Arie Luyendyk drove a record 185.981 mph at the Indianapolis 500, finishing the race in 2 hours 41 minutes 18.404 seconds. What country was he from?
Trivia Question #32: The NHL first expanded in 1967 and has been expanding ever since. What was the first expansion team to win the Stanley Cup?
Trivia Question #33: Which proud black man has been called the father of Russian literature?
Trivia Question #34: When cave paintings were found in Altamira, experts refused to believe that cavemen could even make art. Where is Altamira?
Trivia Question #35: Which of these cartoon characters was never voiced by Mel Blanc?
Trivia Question #36: Who wrote: "Think wrongly if you please, but in all cases think for yourself."
Trivia Question #37: Pick the date this occurred: Manila falls to Allies.
Trivia Question #38: The Negev desert is located in?
Trivia Question #39: In 1932, at Wrigley Field, who seems to have pointed to centerfield, which is where he batted a homer off the next pitch from Charlie Root?
Trivia Question #40: Curious about sales of "Les Miserables," who sent his publisher a message reading "?" and got back a message saying "!"?
Trivia Question #41: Which of the following was not a James Bond movie?
Trivia Question #42: Which dog was also called a sleeve dog, because it used to be carried by royalty in the sleeves of their coats?
Trivia Question #43: Which now-obscure Shakespearean play, whose characters include Imogen and Posthumus, was so well-loved in the 19th century that Tennyson was reading it on his deathbed?
Trivia Question #44: Who recorded "Spirit In The Sky" in 1970?
Trivia Question #45: What is the only country in the world to have Latin as an official language?
Trivia Question #46: According to the World Bank, which country is not a peripheral country?
Trivia Question #47: What Canadian city was the first host of the British Empire Games, now known as the Commonwealth Games?
Trivia Question #48: What team name has been shared by the CFL franchises in both Ottawa and Saskatchewan?
Trivia Question #49: If the welkin is ringing with laughter, what is being metaphorically rung?
Trivia Question #50: What former telephone installer was "born in a small town," namely Seymour, Indiana?
Trivia Question #51: Where is "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation" set?
Trivia Question #52: What 1952 Olympic gold medal winner was the first boxer to lose and regain the world heavyweight title?
Trivia Question #53: The modern version of what thing was designed in the 1910s by New York socialite Mary Phelps Jacob?
Trivia Question #54: For her role in "The Girl of Your Dreams," Penelop Cruz won a Goya, which country's version of the Oscar?
Trivia Question #55: In which city were the Olympic summer games in 1964?
Trivia Question #56: Which is not part of the hormonal system?
Trivia Question #57: When I was executed on February 8, 1587, it took three chops. Eventually, the executioner had to use his axe like a saw to finish the job. Who am I?
Trivia Question #58: Known for fighting in such countries as Afghanistan, what does the word "mujahideen" mean in English?
Trivia Question #59: As far as a homicide detective is concerned, grooves and lands leave their marks on what pieces of evidence?
Trivia Question #60: The "transuranium" elements are those with an atomic number greater than of uranium. What is this number?
Trivia Question #61: This ancient city is remembered for its purple dye and for founding Carthage:
Trivia Question #62: What is the ratio of the speed of a gust of wind to non-gusting wind speed in an urban area?
Trivia Question #63: What "blue" river flows from the Black Forest to the Black Sea?
Trivia Question #64: Recorded as a benefit for UNICEF, what song did Rod Stewart rip off from a Brazilian singer named Jorge Benjor?
Trivia Question #65: Bernie Taupin is best known for writing lyrics to whose music?
Trivia Question #66: In addition to posing for Jockey underwear ads, Jim Palmer won World Series games in all but which of these decades?
Trivia Question #67: Which poet's birthday is celebrated every January 25, often with spirited renditions of his song "Auld Lang Syne"?
Trivia Question #68: Who left behind a teddy bear when returning home to Ottumwa, Iowa?
Trivia Question #69: Who founded the Presbyterian Church?
Trivia Question #70: What was the host country of the soccer world cup in 1958?
Trivia Question #71: Where did Lavrenti Beria run a dreaded secret police force?
Trivia Question #72: The quetzal the national bird of what country, where it is also depicted on the flag and lends it name to the currency?
Trivia Question #73: Which type of cell carries messages between your brain and all other parts of your body?
Trivia Question #74: Also known for inventing a bathyscaphe, how did Auguste Piccard reach the stratosphere in 1931?
Trivia Question #75: Limoges is porcelain from what European country?
Trivia Question #76: Which is not one of the women's colleges known as the "Seven Sisters"?
Trivia Question #77: In the comic strip "Peanuts," what last name is shared by Linus, Lucy and Rerun?
Trivia Question #78: What word would you use to describe something that reminded you of a fox?
Trivia Question #79: In 2001, who had a #1 best-seller with "An Hour Before Daybreak," his memoir of life on a Depression farm in Georgia?
Trivia Question #80: Which country has the world's largest merchant fleet?
Trivia Question #81: Who drew "Terry and the Pirates" and "Steve Canyon"?
Trivia Question #82: Who sang "And I will always love you/ I will always love you" (initials WH)?
Trivia Question #83: Which city is farthest east?
Trivia Question #84: Who wrote: "Beware of dissipating your powers; strive constantly to concentrate them. Genius thinks it can do whatever it sees others doing, but is sure to repent of every ill-judged outlay."
Trivia Question #85: If you were being executed, what exactly would kill you?
Trivia Question #86: A basketball player lobs a pass above the basket. A teammate catches it in midair and dunks it on the way down. What is this called?
Trivia Question #87: In 1984, white supremacists called The Order hunted down and killed Alan Berg, an acid-tongued Jewish talk show host in what city?
Trivia Question #88: Barbie fans take note! What are doll collectors called?
Trivia Question #89: The study of soil is _______.
Trivia Question #90: Only one person named Oscar has actually won an Oscar, and that person has won twice. Who is he?
Trivia Question #91: What is the capital of Morocco?
Trivia Question #92: Where are the Grampians?
Trivia Question #93: USA states: What's the capital of Utah?
Trivia Question #94: What was the answer to the math question when Bart Simpson was in the gifted class?
Trivia Question #95: On account of Mt. Vesuvius exploding in 1906, the 1908 Olympics were moved to London from what city?
Trivia Question #96: What part of the body do you measure with the Brannock device?
Trivia Question #97: Meaning "excessively sentimental," what word comes from the Yiddish word for "chicken fat"?
Trivia Question #98: Who wrote: "He is winding the watch of his wit; by and by it will strike."
Trivia Question #99: The Olympic city of Sarajevo is now which nation's capital?
Trivia Question #100: How many crusades were led against the Arab world?
Trivia Question #101: O'Kelly, Ronald, Rudolph, Ernie and Marvin Isley together were?
Trivia Question #102: Pick the company that has the slogan "Where Else?"
Trivia Question #103: In what year did Walt Disney die?
Trivia Question #104: What is a duck doing when it is dabbling?
Trivia Question #105: Which of these presidents is on the currency bill with the highest value?
Trivia Question #106: Which continent's highest mountain, Vinson Massif, wasn't discovered until 1935?
Trivia Question #107: The Model T was discontinued in 1927. What model followed it?
Trivia Question #108: Which Beatle sang Act Naturally?
Trivia Question #109: What animal was worshiped in Egypt as a god called Bastet?
Trivia Question #110: Which type of hard liquor is mismatched with the ingredient it's distilled from?
Trivia Question #111: Define this musical term: "NICHT":
Trivia Question #112: In 2002, hundreds of people died during an attempt to hold the Miss World pageant, during Ramadan, in what Moslem country?
Trivia Question #113: What bodily function is also called micturition?
Trivia Question #114: Which of these explorers was born first?
Trivia Question #115: Which state had a tornado in 1953 that killed 94, making it the state with the highest death rate from tornadoes in the U.S.?
Trivia Question #116: What country is ruled by the Aga Khan?
Trivia Question #117: What dancing song, a #1 hit for Patti Page, later became a state song?
Trivia Question #118: Who is, most probably, the world's most famous person with Bysshe as a middle name?
Trivia Question #119: An epistolary novel is a book in the form of a series of what?
Trivia Question #120: Who wrote "Ada, or Ardor"?
Trivia Question #121: What did the U.S. buy for $7.2 million in 1867?
Trivia Question #122: Gustave Flaubert's most famous book got him charged with immorality, because its main character is an adulteress. Who was she?
Trivia Question #123: An ounce is a unit of measure. What is an ounce in the animal kingdom?
Trivia Question #124: Of Sac and Fox ancestry, what famous athlete was actually named Wa-tho-huck?
Trivia Question #125: Parthia was an ancient empire located in what is now:
Trivia Question #126: In 1885, Dr. William West Grant proved a certain part of our anatomy was completely useless, when he became the first person to perform what surgery?
Trivia Question #127: These wines are all matched with their native country except:
Trivia Question #128: Who was the sponsor for the TV show "Wayne's World"?
Trivia Question #129: What is the name of Prince Andrew's eldest child?
Trivia Question #130: Pick the musical term for "Very softly":
Trivia Question #131: The legendary cities of New Orleans, Cairo, and Shanghai all lie near which degree of latitude?
Trivia Question #132: In 1972, the People's Republic of China gave Hsing-Hsing and Ling-Ling to the National Zoo in Washington, DC. What were they?
Trivia Question #133: In March 2001, Ellen Fein started divorcing her husband. Why is this so remarkable?
Trivia Question #134: Lydia of Thyatria was converted in Philippi. She was a dealer in what color of cloth?
Trivia Question #135: What religious community would you find at Sabathday Lake, Maine?
Trivia Question #136: Which of these heroes was not one of TV's Super Friends?
Trivia Question #137: Established by Richard Byrd in the 1920s, Little America is on the Bay of Whales. Where is the Bay of Whales?
Trivia Question #138: I was probably a wealthy member of Sanhedrin who disapproved of the execution of Jesus, and I even had buried Jesus in my brand new tomb. Who am I?
Trivia Question #139: What "mad, bad and dangerous to know" poet was born with a clubfoot in 1788?
Trivia Question #140: Noah had three sons, what were their names?
Trivia Question #141: What island is known as the Pearl of the Antilles?
Trivia Question #142: What is both the maximum length of a major-league baseball bat and the maximum width of a professional bowling lane (excluding gutters)?
Trivia Question #143: Kyoto is an anagram of Tokyo, and both cities were capitals of what country?
Trivia Question #144: Where would you find the Zarya and Unity modules?
Trivia Question #145: François Eugène Vidocq wrote his memoirs, starting in 1828. Who was he?
Trivia Question #146: From conception to birth, how long in days does the average human pregnancy last?
Trivia Question #147: From which U.S. city can you travel directly south into Canada?
Trivia Question #148: Where would you use an Edward Lowe idea that made use of an absorbent clay called fuller's earth?
Trivia Question #149: Played by Julianna Margulies, what "ER" character was originally supposed to commit suicide and die in the first episode?
Trivia Question #150: What country moved its government--and in particular its royal family--to Brazil during the Napoleonic Wars?
Trivia Question #151: Which president wrote, "The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena, whose face is marred by dust and sweat and blood; who strives valiantly..."?
Trivia Question #152: What spot bills itself as being "where America's day begins"?
Trivia Question #153: What was the biggest seller Beatles single?
Trivia Question #154: In the 1890s, Herman Hollerith used punch cards to help the US government process the census. What modern-day company did he found later that decade?
Trivia Question #155: Who began the Wild West show in 1883?
Trivia Question #156: Oral contraceptive were first approved by the US FDA in what year?
Trivia Question #157: Which animal's blood did Jean-Baptiste Denys use in the first transfusion to a human, in 1667?
Trivia Question #158: Most gambling visitors to Atlantic City and Las Vegas pour their money into:
Trivia Question #159: Pick the musical term for "una, uno One":
Trivia Question #160: Bouvet Island, Jan Mayen, and Svalbard are dependencies of which country?
Trivia Question #161: Who was the first president to hold a presidential press conference?
Trivia Question #162: About whom was it asked: Would you buy a used car from this man?
Trivia Question #163: The element not discovered by 19th century scientist Humphry Davy:
Trivia Question #164: Which of these is another term for the human trachea?
Trivia Question #165: Peter the Great became Russia's czar while in his nonage. What does this mean?
Trivia Question #166: On June 3 and 4, 1989, in what country did the People's Liberation Army slaughter hundreds of those liberated people?
Trivia Question #167: Every August 6, people gather in what city, to remember the first dropping of the atomic bomb?
Trivia Question #168: What country is writer Mario Vargas Llosa from?
Trivia Question #169: What is the capital of Bhutan?
Trivia Question #170: As your buddy in Greenpeace can tell you, what are cetaceans?
Trivia Question #171: Civilization may have been born between two rivers, the Tigris and the Euphrates, in what country?
Trivia Question #172: Now defined as people who think everything is motivated by self-interest, what philosophical word comes from the Greek words for "dog-like"?
Trivia Question #173: What is the largest city in the Amazon basin?
Trivia Question #174: Do, a deer, a female deer. Which musical note is also known by the name "do"?
Trivia Question #175: What is the name of the principal?
Trivia Question #176: In Britain, what toy is known as the bandalore, quiz or the Prince of Wales toy?
Trivia Question #177: According to Christian tradition, what did Luke do for a living?
Trivia Question #178: What are the South-West Townships of Johannesburg called?
Trivia Question #179: In what country are you mostly likely to find an Arab Christian known as a Maronite?
Trivia Question #180: Which country did 5,000 U.S. troops invade in 1983?
Trivia Question #181: Which of these was not one of the three movies for which Frank Capra won a Best Director Oscar?
Trivia Question #182: Which country catches the most fish (in weight)?
Trivia Question #183: Which of these children's books is not written in rhyming verse?
Trivia Question #184: What was the occupation of Marco Polo?
Trivia Question #185: The Piano is set in the native country of director Jane Campion. Which country is this?
Trivia Question #186: Pick the date this occurred: Surrender of remaining Japanese forces in China.
Trivia Question #187: In the movies, which of these people has never played one of the Blues Brothers?
Trivia Question #188: Where would you find the world's most famous 185-foot campanile?
Trivia Question #189: The Honda FCX has become the first vehicle in the world to get US government certification for what technology?
Trivia Question #190: According to biblical legend, this luckless animal was thrown off Noah's ark and drowned:
Trivia Question #191: Although William P. Howland was born in the US, he became one of which country's founding fathers?
Trivia Question #192: At the LA Olympics, who became the first female American to win the gold in all-around gymnastics?
Trivia Question #193: What kind of musical instrument is a flageolet?
Trivia Question #194: As of 1998, what is the approximate population of Greenland?
Trivia Question #195: Who wrote "Subterraneans"?
Trivia Question #196: Who was the first president to suspend the writ of habeus corpus?
Trivia Question #197: How high is Mt. Everest?
Trivia Question #198: During World War II, what company was saved from bankruptcy by military contracts for goggles, color filters and infrared night-viewers?
Trivia Question #199: Jean Chretien was born on January 11. What other PM was also born that day?
Trivia Question #200: What country granted a kind of pseudo "independence" to Transkei, Bophuthatswana, Venda and Ciskei?


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