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Trivia Question #1: Who has an equation about chemical reaction rates?
Trivia Question #2: Named for a Cincinnati physician, what does the Heimlich maneuver help you do?
Trivia Question #3: The Mexican comedy series Chesperito had a character dressed in a bee costume, inspiring a similar character on what US TV show?
Trivia Question #4: Define this musical term: "DA CAPO (D.C.)":
Trivia Question #5: Margaret Thatcher made a big deal out of her father. What did her father do for a living?
Trivia Question #6: Letters from postal code A1A 1A1 come from Lower Battery Road in what city?
Trivia Question #7: In 2001, Jim Jeffords handed the US Senate to the Democrats when he switched sides. What state was he representing?
Trivia Question #8: Who won the soccer world cup in 1954?
Trivia Question #9: Helium, neon, argon, xenon, radon and krypton form a group of elements known as:
Trivia Question #10: Megalosaurus and Iguanodon, the first two dinosaurs to be scientifically described and identified, were both found in what country?
Trivia Question #11: Where did Bloody Sunday occur in 1905?
Trivia Question #12: In 1893, Lord Stanley of Preston left behind a "challenge cup" for teams in what sport?
Trivia Question #13: Who wrote: "Facing it, always facing it, that the way to get through. Face it."
Trivia Question #14: How many syllables does the word "syllable" have?
Trivia Question #15: In 1963, Lewis Morley took a famous nude photograph of somebody sitting astride a Scandinavian chair. Who?
Trivia Question #16: The Molly Maguires were a secret organization of Irish-Americans in which occupation?
Trivia Question #17: When was Chicago's Great Fire?
Trivia Question #18: Whose 1916 orchestral suite, called "The Planets," was based on the astrological symbols for planetary bodies?
Trivia Question #19: What was that famous lemon-- the Edsel--named for?
Trivia Question #20: What TV show was introduced as follows: "The story you are about to see is true; the names have been changed to protect the innocent"?
Trivia Question #21: Which fictional character had a brother named Kassim and a clever servant named Morgiana?
Trivia Question #22: What U.S. state has the longest coastline?
Trivia Question #23: Reputedly the home of the ice cream cone, the hot dog and iced tea, what city is known for the very thin crusts of its pizza, as well as for toasted ravioli and gooey butter cake?
Trivia Question #24: Living in Alexandria in the first century AD, Heron invented an aelophile. Which of these modern inventions is closest to the aelophile?
Trivia Question #25: In which German city did Led Zeppelin's last-ever tour start?
Trivia Question #26: In Greek myth, what drunken beasts from Thessaly and Arcadia were half men and half horse?
Trivia Question #27: What former pro athlete was born Bobby Moore and was married to Bill Cosby's TV wife?
Trivia Question #28: If you had been born on Christmas Day, what would be your zodiacal sign?
Trivia Question #29: In Greek mythology, who was the first woman?
Trivia Question #30: What was Margaret Thatcher's maiden name?
Trivia Question #31: Ironically, what country was scheduled to have held both the 1940 Summer and Winter Olympics?
Trivia Question #32: On what show would you have met Wally Cleaver, Eddie Haskell and Lumpy Rutherford?
Trivia Question #33: How many soldiers are in the famous World War II monument commemorating the flag-raising at Iwo Jima?
Trivia Question #34: If a grain of salt really did weigh a grain in the avoidporous system, how many grains would you need for a pound of salt?
Trivia Question #35: What BMW raced with the Ford Cosworth RS 500 and the MB 190 EVO 3?
Trivia Question #36: Who killed Cock Robin?
Trivia Question #37: What is the capital of Estonia?
Trivia Question #38: Who married an octogenarian oilman (and billionaire) named J Howard Marshall II?
Trivia Question #39: An abnormally fast heartbeat is termed:
Trivia Question #40: Pick the company that has the slogan "Driving Excitement."
Trivia Question #41: How many dots are on a pair of dice?
Trivia Question #42: What British TV show for pre-schoolers debuted in 1997, after Anne Wood and Andrew Davenport did extensive research?
Trivia Question #43: Her first novel, "Sense and Sensibility," bore only the words "by a lady" where her name would have been. Who was she?
Trivia Question #44: What is featured on Alaska's flag?
Trivia Question #45: Considered to be an allegory on the McCarthy era, when was Arthur Miller's "The Crucible" set?
Trivia Question #46: Where is OPEC headquartered?
Trivia Question #47: Who has provided the voice for a dragon and a donkey in animated movies?
Trivia Question #48: In which of Beethoven's symphonies would we enjoy the "Ode to Joy," now the anthem of the European Community?
Trivia Question #49: Pick the company that has the slogan "Sweets And, It's Not A Cigarette."
Trivia Question #50: What is the longest running science fiction TV series in history?
Trivia Question #51: Prince Arthur, Duke of Connaught, was Queen Victoria's third son, and one of only two royals to be which country's governor general?
Trivia Question #52: Who was the author of the book "The Sound and the Fury"?
Trivia Question #53: What is the name of the strait between Alaska (US) and Russia?
Trivia Question #54: Which country's rose paprika is considered the finest paprika around?
Trivia Question #55: Found in an ore called cinnabar, what element is often called quicksilver?
Trivia Question #56: What liqueur is used in a margarita?
Trivia Question #57: Which Canadian prime minister claimed in 1904 that "the 20th century belongs to Canada"?
Trivia Question #58: Normally, what color is a black box on an airplane?
Trivia Question #59: Which popular writer's hero is a history professor named Jack Ryan?
Trivia Question #60: Back in 1969, what was the name of Seattle's first major league baseball team?
Trivia Question #61: Who was the president who said, "If you can't stand the heat, get out of the kitchen"?
Trivia Question #62: With whom did the Earps do battle in front of a photographic studio near the OK Corral?
Trivia Question #63: Pick the musical term for "With deep feeling":
Trivia Question #64: Who wrote: "Our ignorance of history causes us to slander our own times."
Trivia Question #65: What did George Simon Ohm discover in 1827?
Trivia Question #66: What was Hemingway writing about in "Death in the Afternoon"?
Trivia Question #67: The helots were slaves owned by which state?
Trivia Question #68: The equation PV = nRT is based on which law?
Trivia Question #69: Athos, Portos and Aramis weren't real, but Armand Jean du Plessis sure was. By what name do we better know him?
Trivia Question #70: Founded by Christopher Columbus's brother, what country's capital was the first city built by whites in the Western Hemisphere?
Trivia Question #71: How many people died at Kent State?
Trivia Question #72: Vincent Minelli made more of this type of film than any other director:
Trivia Question #73: Which of the Highwaymen has been a Rhodes Scholar, a US Army vet and a husband of Rita Coolidge's?
Trivia Question #74: Who created the periodic table, leaving gaps for elements not yet found?
Trivia Question #75: The Gulf of Bothnia sits between which two countries?
Trivia Question #76: What did the mark of Cain do?
Trivia Question #77: 50s Record "After School Session" is by ________?
Trivia Question #78: The Daytona 500 is run in Daytona Beach. But where is the other major stock-car racing event, the World 600, run?
Trivia Question #79: Joshua, and Caleb in particular, worked in what capacity for Moses?
Trivia Question #80: Which religion did the founders of Maryland profess?
Trivia Question #81: Who says the only spoken word in Mel Brooks' "Silent Movie"?
Trivia Question #82: Pick the date this occurred: Soviets occupy Prague.
Trivia Question #83: Now known for his suspenders, in 1957, Lawrence Harvey Zeiger replaced the morning DJ in Miami and adopted what on-air name?
Trivia Question #84: What is a bombax?
Trivia Question #85: What African country is, as of 2000, the only member of the Commonwealth that was never part of Britain or any of its colonies, in whole or in part?
Trivia Question #86: Who awards the Nebula, which depicts spiral nebula shapes embedded in lucite?
Trivia Question #87: Which bone is your sternum?
Trivia Question #88: The words "Gospel" and "evangelist" come respectively from Old English and Greek words that mean the same thing. What?
Trivia Question #89: What does "Sierra Nevada" literally mean in English?
Trivia Question #90: Most Arab Americans are Christians, and a third of Arab Americans trace their origins to what country?
Trivia Question #91: For four days in September 1666, what disaster afflicted London?
Trivia Question #92: Which of the following is not a part of an atom?
Trivia Question #93: What dish is named for Dr James Salisbury?
Trivia Question #94: What was the setting for Boris Pasternak's "Doctor Zhivago"?
Trivia Question #95: Where was cellist Yo-Yo Ma born?
Trivia Question #96: Who was the only White Sox baseball player banned in the 1919 "Black Sox" scandal?
Trivia Question #97: Herman Melville's second most famous title character was a scrivener named Bartleby. What on earth is a scrivener?
Trivia Question #98: What rock star wrote a song about his stay on the ninth floor of the Amsterdam Hilton in 1969?
Trivia Question #99: Born in Lodz, Russia, what Hollywood makeup artist popularized cosmetics among women in the 1920s?
Trivia Question #100: On July 4, 1862, who went rowing on the River Isis with Alice Liddell and two of her sisters?
Trivia Question #101: Pick the date this occurred: Yugoslavia signs Tripartite Pact.
Trivia Question #102: Mariah Carey and Whitney Houston sang the duet "When You Believe" for what animated movie?
Trivia Question #103: In 1979, Luther Knox changed his name to "None of the Above" and tried (unsuccessfully) to get on the gubernatorial ballot of what "Pelican State"?
Trivia Question #104: Our solar system resides _______ of the Milky Way galaxy.
Trivia Question #105: Traditionally, El Dorado was the lost city whose chief gilded himself in gold. But today, you can fly into which city's El Dorado airport?
Trivia Question #106: What did Don McLean call February 3rd 1959?
Trivia Question #107: Pick the company that has the slogan "Built For Living."
Trivia Question #108: What does otosclerosis cause?
Trivia Question #109: Which television family made the hit recording "I Think I Love You"?
Trivia Question #110: What acid both cramps your muscles and makes milk go bad?
Trivia Question #111: Reduction ________.
Trivia Question #112: What country was once known as Ceylon?
Trivia Question #113: If you were using the apothecaries' system, how many drams would there be to the ounce?
Trivia Question #114: Which tree takes its name from the Spanish word for "raft" or "float"?
Trivia Question #115: If I say that my family is mired in intestine conflict, what kind of conflict are we having?
Trivia Question #116: What Shakespeare character married Gertrude?
Trivia Question #117: As of 2001, which of these real-life people has Anthony Hopkins not played on screen?
Trivia Question #118: Which band had the line-up of William King, Lionel Richie, Milan Williams and Thomas McClary?
Trivia Question #119: Lignite is a cheap form of this fuel:
Trivia Question #120: What was the name of Milla Jovovich's character in "The Fifth Element"?
Trivia Question #121: Tirane is the capital of which country?
Trivia Question #122: What is osculation?
Trivia Question #123: This famous actor broke into the movies in the B-movie 'Little Shop of Horrors'
Trivia Question #124: Where would you find Europe's only wild monkeys?
Trivia Question #125: Wathahuck, a member of the Sac and Fox tribes, became famous. How?
Trivia Question #126: What dog's name comes from the German for "water-splasher"?
Trivia Question #127: How many yards wide is a football field?
Trivia Question #128: No hints for this one. By what name you do better know "Ponce" Kiah Machelle Cruse Evans?
Trivia Question #129: How did Mary Frith become famous in the 1600s?
Trivia Question #130: If an astronomer tells you you're a moonchild, you are probably born under what summertime sign of the zodiac, the faintest of them all?
Trivia Question #131: Which family's courtly ways inspired "The Tale of Genji," one of the world's oldest novels?
Trivia Question #132: A woman named Patti appearad stark naked in the July 1994 issue of Playboy. Name Patti's dad.
Trivia Question #133: Which of these movies was set in the year 3955 AD?
Trivia Question #134: What was the Sanhedrin?
Trivia Question #135: Who's the author of "Treasure Island"?
Trivia Question #136: What fictional character from Riverdale did John L. Goldwater create in 1941?
Trivia Question #137: What product did Du Pont originally produce?
Trivia Question #138: Which country borders the Red Sea?
Trivia Question #139: In 1997, what Joni Mitchell song closed each night's performance at Lilith Fair?
Trivia Question #140: How did Tanzania get its name?
Trivia Question #141: Kitchener, Ontario is named for Lord Kitchener, a British field marshal. What was it called before that?
Trivia Question #142: Who is Lisa's teacher?
Trivia Question #143: In The Jetsons, what is the name of the robot maid?
Trivia Question #144: A giant statue called Christ of the Andes stands in the Uspallata Pass, where it marks the settlement of a boundary dispute between which two countries?
Trivia Question #145: What is #1 Manitoba Hard?
Trivia Question #146: When he died, what punk legend was playing with the Mescaleros?
Trivia Question #147: Including spaces, how many characters can there be in a thoroughbred's name?
Trivia Question #148: Communist China finally agreed to go to same Olympics as Taiwan in 1980. Where?
Trivia Question #149: What is the name of the groundsman at the school?
Trivia Question #150: Aside from Turkey, what European country has a Muslim majority?
Trivia Question #151: About how many hours a day do gorillas sleep?
Trivia Question #152: What is the last of a cat's senses to develop?
Trivia Question #153: Although Enron collapsed, what baseball team from Enron's home town kept playing under the retractable roof at Enron Field?
Trivia Question #154: Ray Tomlinson has changed your life. What did he invent in 1972?
Trivia Question #155: Define this musical term: "ADAGIO":
Trivia Question #156: When are presidential elections in the United States?
Trivia Question #157: How many home runs did Hank Aaron hit?
Trivia Question #158: What is the significance of Las Animas (Colorado), San Bernardino (California), Brewster (Texas), and Ashtabula (Ohio) Counties in each of their states?
Trivia Question #159: Pick the correct statement below.
Trivia Question #160: In 1890, a Polish sailor named Jozef Korzeniowski became ship master of the "Roi des Belges," as it made its way down the Congo River. By what name do we better know him?
Trivia Question #161: How are you positioned if you are all "akimbo"?
Trivia Question #162: In the Sioux language, "tonka" means great. Since 1947, what sort of product has also been "tonka"?
Trivia Question #163: Which state is Martha's Vineyard located in?
Trivia Question #164: What is the word for a grouping of kangaroos?
Trivia Question #165: On which TV sitcom did Bob Denver play the lead role?
Trivia Question #166: In baseball, what is the battery?
Trivia Question #167: What was a philosophers' stone supposed to do?
Trivia Question #168: Which Pacific Ocean island country was formerly known as the Ellice Islands and Lagoon Islands?
Trivia Question #169: Which president was born Leslie Lynch King, Jr.?
Trivia Question #170: What percentage of the mass in the universe is attributed to "Dark Matter", or matter that we have yet to account for and remains unseen to our eyes.
Trivia Question #171: In the children's story, which of these was not the building material for one of the three little pigs' homes?
Trivia Question #172: The character of Mrs. Grundy has come to symbolize someone who is a:
Trivia Question #173: Rossini and Verdi both did operas based on which Shakespeare play?
Trivia Question #174: Which country will have the highest estimated net increase in population between 1995-2000 (16 million more people)?
Trivia Question #175: Who won Tony Awards for performances in "Mame," "Dear World," "Gypsy" and "Sweeney Todd"?
Trivia Question #176: Kiss me, Cybil! Which Shakespeare play was satirized in a November 1986 episode of "Moonlighting"?
Trivia Question #177: "Running Out of Fools" and "Chain of Fools" are two bluesy hits recorded by:
Trivia Question #178: This is the least dense planet in our solar system:
Trivia Question #179: What dry, cold wind blows through the Loire Valley?
Trivia Question #180: In 1987, condors from what state were brought back from extinction thanks to a repopulation program?
Trivia Question #181: Which composer's works did Philips Classics release in a 180-CD set in 1990-91, to celebrate the bicentenary of his death?
Trivia Question #182: Which of these is an example of surface tension?
Trivia Question #183: Which author's first date with his future wife, chambermaid Nora Barnacle, was on June 16, 1904?
Trivia Question #184: The Severn is what country's longest river?
Trivia Question #185: Despite having been dead for some 30 years, who did a duet with John Lee Hooker on a new version of "Roadhouse Blues"?
Trivia Question #186: In the title of a 1965 song, the Supremes order the man to "Stop! In the Name of" what?
Trivia Question #187: Kenney Jones, Ronnie Lane, Ian Maclagan and Rod Stewart together were?
Trivia Question #188: How do students at Hogwarts communicate with the outside world?
Trivia Question #189: In 1897, how did the New York Sun's Francis Church assure Virginia O'Hanlon?
Trivia Question #190: Better known for roles in "MASH," "The Godfather" and "Apocalypse Now," who started out as a child actor playing Boo Radley in "To Kill a Mockingbird"?
Trivia Question #191: Who wrote: "Grief teaches the steadiest minds to waver."
Trivia Question #192: Strictly speaking, only one of these countries has an ambassador in Canada. Which one?
Trivia Question #193: The second son of a British Sovereign traditionally receives what title?
Trivia Question #194: The islands of New Zealand are part of what larger island group?
Trivia Question #195: Why would you hire an expert in pyrotechnics?
Trivia Question #196: Max Cavalera, Igor Cavalera, Paulo Jr., Jairo T. together are?
Trivia Question #197: What was unique about John Waters' movie "Polyester"?
Trivia Question #198: Which country is home to the world's largest Buddhist population?
Trivia Question #199: Who wrote: "So much is a man worth as he esteems himself."
Trivia Question #200: What St. Louis born musician became known for his "duck walk"?

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