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Trivia Question #1: In which states is the U.S. Strategic Petroleum Reserve, established in 1977, encased in a salt caverns?
Trivia Question #2: Not tonight, dear. I have cephalgia. What is cephalgia?
Trivia Question #3: Val Kilmer played which rock star in a 1991 Oliver Stone movie?
Trivia Question #4: Where were the Seminoles moved after losing the Seminole Wars in the 1800s?
Trivia Question #5: Define this musical term: "MARCATO (MARC.)":
Trivia Question #6: How did God create Eve?
Trivia Question #7: What emperor was the ruler of France at the start of the War of 1812?
Trivia Question #8: What is the capital of Canada's Yukon Territory?
Trivia Question #9: The sandwich was invented by:
Trivia Question #10: What is the penalty for driving drunk in Sumatra?
Trivia Question #11: For what team did Nolan Ryan pitch four of his seven no-hitters?
Trivia Question #12: What country's capital was named "River of January" for the fact that its location was discovered on January 1, 1502?
Trivia Question #13: On "Hello Again," Andy Warhol directed his first major rock video. For what band?
Trivia Question #14: His dad was a world-class boxer, and he was born in Las Vegas in 1970. Who is he?
Trivia Question #15: Which magazine is named for an Ontario town?
Trivia Question #16: Who sang the famed line: "Ground control to Major Tom"?
Trivia Question #17: Brazilís capital, ________, began as a planned city, located in a formerly uninhabited area of the country.
Trivia Question #18: A pussyfoot, made with grenadine and various fruit juices, was renamed for what Hollywood star?
Trivia Question #19: In terms of hardness, what metal can a shark's tooth be compared to?
Trivia Question #20: The attack on which U.S destroyer provoked the Tonkin Gulf Resolution?
Trivia Question #21: Who has played King Mongkut on Broadway, in a movie and in a short-lived 1972 TV series?
Trivia Question #22: After prodding from drummer Jerry Allison, who renamed one of his song's for Allison's future wife, Peggy Sue Gerron?
Trivia Question #23: Which new name was assumed by East Pakistan when it became independent in 1972?
Trivia Question #24: How many provinces does Canada have?
Trivia Question #25: In the Willian Styron title, what must Sophie Zawistowska do?
Trivia Question #26: Aside from certain shrews, the only venomous mammal is what egg-laying marsupial?
Trivia Question #27: Why were Donald Duck comics banned in Finland?
Trivia Question #28: In 1921, who beat French fighter Georges Carpentier in the first fight with a million-dollar gate?
Trivia Question #29: Define this musical term: "COME":
Trivia Question #30: How many eyes are there in a deck of 52 cards?
Trivia Question #31: What is the word for a grouping of swine?
Trivia Question #32: What ocean takes up half the world's ocean area and a third of the earth's surface?
Trivia Question #33: What sort of businesses did George Jefferson own on "The Jeffersons"?
Trivia Question #34: What does St. Louis's Gateway Arch commemorate?
Trivia Question #35: Who would most likely experience estrus?
Trivia Question #36: A symptom of having gonorrhea is...
Trivia Question #37: Borek is made up of thin sheets of pastry. What country is best known for its borek?
Trivia Question #38: How would you make Pennsylvania Dutch scrapple?
Trivia Question #39: Pick the company that has the slogan "All The Difference In The World."
Trivia Question #40: Which animals make up the Ursidae family?
Trivia Question #41: In what movie did Al Pacino and Robert De Niro finally meet face to face onscreen?
Trivia Question #42: Although the name originally referred to a pigment used in India, not to the color of Aboriginal skins, what did the Crayola people rename the Indian red crayon in 1999?
Trivia Question #43: The bloodiest day in U.S. military history as Gen. Robert E. Lee and the Confederate Armies are stopped at Antietam in Maryland by McClellan and numerically superior Union forces.
Trivia Question #44: In 1953, what did Jacqueline Cochran become the first woman to do?
Trivia Question #45: Which of these teeth is furthest back and can include wisdom teeth?
Trivia Question #46: What is the only movie to both star Orson Welles and to win a Best Picture Oscar?
Trivia Question #47: In 1847, a mob in Athens burned down Don Pacifico's house. He demanded compensation. He got it. He did have some help, though. Whose navy sailed to his aid?
Trivia Question #48: Made from pasted almonds, what treat gets its name from the Italian word for the little boxes of coins used in church?
Trivia Question #49: Which of these currencies is normally worth the least?
Trivia Question #50: What Mideast country must you visit to see the Tower of Babel?
Trivia Question #51: Which flower was Nero Wolfe known for growing?
Trivia Question #52: In 1977, Gary Gilmore became the first person executed in the U.S. in almost a decade. How was it done?
Trivia Question #53: Ethel Merman's last movie role was as Lieutenant Hurwitz, who thought he was Ethel Merman. What movie was this?
Trivia Question #54: Name the Zeppelin song containing these lyrics: "Do you remember mama, when I knocked upon your door?"
Trivia Question #55: Originally called Quantum Computer Services, what company started out providing online services for Commodore and Apple?
Trivia Question #56: How far above the mountains did the flood waters rise?
Trivia Question #57: If Lord Acton is right and power really does corrupt, which of these units of measure is most wicked?
Trivia Question #58: Which famous London store first opened in 1909?
Trivia Question #59: In the 1990s, Picabo Street rose to fame. Who or what is Picabo Street?
Trivia Question #60: Of which unified country was Menes the first king?
Trivia Question #61: Who overthrew the last emperor of China?
Trivia Question #62: Who was the author of the book "Thousand and One Nights"?
Trivia Question #63: What Canadian band was once widely believed to be the Beatles?
Trivia Question #64: Donald Duck's three nephews are Huey, Dewey and Louie. But who are Daisy Duck's three nieces?
Trivia Question #65: Which opera was intended to celebrate the opening of the Suez Canal, but actually debuted two years later?
Trivia Question #66: Which Simpsons' character's skin color has changed?
Trivia Question #67: Which of these is not an alien race from the original TV series Star Trek?
Trivia Question #68: Which city was the scene of the storming of the Bastille on July 14, 1789, which began the French Revolution?
Trivia Question #69: Which Soviet leader's downfall stemmed from the Cuban Missile Crisis?
Trivia Question #70: The musical term "scherzo" comes from an Italian word for:
Trivia Question #71: "An ancient stone or marble coffin, often decorated with sculpture and inscriptions." (National Spelling Bee winning word from 1981)
Trivia Question #72: What Dickens book begins with this line: "It was the best of times, it was the worst of times"?
Trivia Question #73: What is the name of Queen Elizabeth's husband?
Trivia Question #74: Later inspiring the name of an NBA team, Charles Cornwallis once called what Revolutionary city "a hornet's nest of rebellion"?
Trivia Question #75: In 1900, Belgium's Leon de Lunden became the only person to win an Olympic event for killing something. In what event was he competing?
Trivia Question #76: What toy company is the world's most prolific designer of women's fashions?
Trivia Question #77: President Lincoln issues General War Order No. 1 calling for all United States naval and land forces to begin a general advance by Feb 22, George Washington's birthday.
Trivia Question #78: What is the word for a grouping of kittens?
Trivia Question #79: Developed under Grace Hopper in 1959, what was the first computer program language for business use?
Trivia Question #80: By definition, who would run a parochial school?
Trivia Question #81: On what program would you find a greyhound named Santa's Little Helper?
Trivia Question #82: Despite being addicted to opium, what "Rime of the Ancient Mariner" became secretary to the governor of Malta in 1804?
Trivia Question #83: Name the song: "You float like a feather/ In a beautiful world"?
Trivia Question #84: Until the passage of the Statute of Westminster, Canada was still legally a colony of Great Britain's. When was this statute passed?
Trivia Question #85: Which country claims 1600 square kilometers of land within the Czech Republic that was confiscated from their royal family in 1918?
Trivia Question #86: Pick the company that has the slogan "You've Always Belonged Here."
Trivia Question #87: Which president was it who spoke of "a date which will live in infamy"?
Trivia Question #88: Nicole Dunsdon of British Columbia was the last person to hold what title, giving it up in 1992?
Trivia Question #89: In what 1968 movie are the Blue Meanies trying to do bad things to Pepperland?
Trivia Question #90: Pick the musical term for "Gradually slower":
Trivia Question #91: Which of these comets crashed into Jupiter in 1994, producing a huge plume of debris?
Trivia Question #92: According to George Carlin, what kind of intelligence represents an oxymoron?
Trivia Question #93: In the 1930s, why did Gandhi lead a 200-mile march to the sea?
Trivia Question #94: What always appears on the anniversary cover of "The New Yorker" magazine?
Trivia Question #95: New Brunswick is in Canada. Where is "Old Brunswick"?
Trivia Question #96: Who was the only person to win an Olympic gold medal for tennis in the same year that he or she also won the Grand Slam?
Trivia Question #97: Define this musical term: "DOPPIO MOVIMENTO":
Trivia Question #98: How many righteous men would have saved Sodom and Gomorrah from the wrath of God?
Trivia Question #99: Which movie funny man becomes dictator of "Freedonia" in a classic film comedy?
Trivia Question #100: Nobody's perfect. What movie ends with Jack Lemmon confessing that he's a man?
Trivia Question #101: In Animal Farm, what was the name of the man that Napoleon began trading with?
Trivia Question #102: Most paleontologists now believe that the extinction of the dinosaurs was hastened by an asteroid or comet slamming into the earth. What is the name of the crater in Mexico at which this impact occurred?
Trivia Question #103: Which continent is third largest in area, following Asia and Africa?
Trivia Question #104: Define this musical term: "LEGGIERO":
Trivia Question #105: Who led George W. Bush's committee to find his vice-presidential running mate, only to end up getting picked himself?
Trivia Question #106: Where do the Letts live?
Trivia Question #107: A 1970 World Cup qualifying match led to a border war in what part of the world that left 3,000 people dead?
Trivia Question #108: Very much in the news in 2001, what is an animal suffering from if it has aftosa?
Trivia Question #109: Which of these is the most famous line in the folk classic "Blue-Tail Fly"?
Trivia Question #110: Pick the company that has the slogan "The Office Super Store"
Trivia Question #111: What was the first magazine to publish a hologram on its cover?
Trivia Question #112: I fart in your general direction! Your mother was a hamster and your father smelt of elderberries!
Trivia Question #113: Tony Hawk is best known for what extreme sport?
Trivia Question #114: What are you studying if you are into oology?
Trivia Question #115: An insane house painter named Richard Lawrence nearly became the first presidential assassin, when he fired two pistols at whom?
Trivia Question #116: Which is the hardest rock type?
Trivia Question #117: On May 5, 1904, who became the first major league pitcher to throw a perfect game?
Trivia Question #118: What was the Taj Mahal built as?
Trivia Question #119: Shortly after launching a Grammy-winning comeback with "Sexual Healing," who moved back in with his parents and was shot dead by his Pentecostal minister father?
Trivia Question #120: The novel "A Room with a View" was written by this author:
Trivia Question #121: What is known as the "sunshine vitamin"?
Trivia Question #122: What rock star appeared in just one TV ad, on November 6, 1954, when he sang the Southern Made Doughnuts jingle in Shreveport?
Trivia Question #123: The Beatles played at the Cavern Club, which was located in which European City?
Trivia Question #124: In the 1980s, what country act covered the Pointer Sisters' "Slow Hand"?
Trivia Question #125: If you had been born on July 4, 1776, what would have been your zodiacal sign?
Trivia Question #126: A substance that conducts very little electricity is known as what?
Trivia Question #127: Pick the musical term for "Indicates all to remain silent":
Trivia Question #128: What flowers did Billie Holiday famously wear in her hair?
Trivia Question #129: In which movie does Raquel Welch play a transsexual who ends up in bed with a lesbian played by Farrah Fawcett?
Trivia Question #130: What did Advertising Age magazine name as the top ad icon of the 20th century?
Trivia Question #131: In 2000, who worked on a Spanish version of her song "Genie in a Bottle"?
Trivia Question #132: Who was the first actor to star in five straight movies that grossed $US100 million apiece?
Trivia Question #133: Pope Alexander VI was probably the most vicious, decadent, corrupt man ever to become pope. What notorious family was he from?
Trivia Question #134: Which cartoon characters are from Frostbite Falls, Minnesota?
Trivia Question #135: In which city were the Olympic summer games in 1984?
Trivia Question #136: What country was the birthplace of the tango?
Trivia Question #137: What would you see if someone's epidermis was showing?
Trivia Question #138: Which country is the best example of a compact state?
Trivia Question #139: Which of these television shows centered around a high school basketball coach?
Trivia Question #140: Pick the correct list below.
Trivia Question #141: An amalgam is a solution of metals containing ________.
Trivia Question #142: Which year saw the first edition of "Top Of The Pops"?
Trivia Question #143: According to its ad slogan, what bath product is "1/4 moisturizing lotion"?
Trivia Question #144: What orange soda did Germany's Coca-Cola operations develop during World War II, when supplies of the Coke secret ingredient ran out?
Trivia Question #145: Pick the musical term for "Precipitately, impetuously":
Trivia Question #146: Who was the author of the book "Pedro Paramo"?
Trivia Question #147: Pick the word that describes the belief system based on moral conduct & compassion for all living things.
Trivia Question #148: Why is September 17, 1958 a notable date?
Trivia Question #149: Which country suffered the highest number of military losses in World War II?
Trivia Question #150: Although best known for a myopic space telescope, Edwin Hubble made which staggeringly important contribution to astronomy?
Trivia Question #151: What animal is mentioned most often in the Bible?
Trivia Question #152: Which bird, native to North America, had a population of just 21 individuals in 1941?
Trivia Question #153: Where would you find a terrorist group called the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam?
Trivia Question #154: Which Greek prefix is matched with a misleading translation?
Trivia Question #155: In 1905, Christian Michelsen and a parliament called the Storting proclaimed which country's full independence?
Trivia Question #156: Pick the company that has the slogan "A Fresh Perspective"
Trivia Question #157: What was the first hit for the Lovin' Spoonful?
Trivia Question #158: I was working in the lab late one night, when my eyes beheld an eerie sight, my monster from his slab began to rise, and suddenly to my surprise ... he did what dance?
Trivia Question #159: Which of these animals would most likely eat plankton?
Trivia Question #160: Per Shinto ritual, how do sumotori purify the dohyo in which they compete?
Trivia Question #161: Define this musical term: "MA":
Trivia Question #162: Why would Challenger Deep be in the Guinness Book of World Records?
Trivia Question #163: Which of these would be an example of a roman-fleuve?
Trivia Question #164: Aside from a truly mind-boggling number of animals, how many human beings were supposed to have been on Noah's ark?
Trivia Question #165: Define this musical term: "ALLARGANDO":
Trivia Question #166: Excluding the Indians, Oliver Le Jeune was the first of his kind in Canada. What was he?
Trivia Question #167: Concentration is ________.
Trivia Question #168: Why can't you understand part of the chorus to Missy Elliot's "Work It"?
Trivia Question #169: Who wrote: "A writer is a person for whom writing is more difficult than it is for other people."
Trivia Question #170: The mass of a proton compared to an electron is:
Trivia Question #171: In the John Steinbeck title, what color is a pony named Gabilan?
Trivia Question #172: Compared to the fatal minimum speed of the bus in "Speed," how much faster does the "Back to Future" DeLorean have to go to break through the time barrier?
Trivia Question #173: Which is the most common name of English kings since 1700?
Trivia Question #174: Which city was founded on the Palatine Hill?
Trivia Question #175: On March 3, 1923, House Speaker Joseph G. Cannon was the first person to appear on the cover of what magazine?
Trivia Question #176: Who designed the cover art for the CSNY album "So Far" and also wrote their song "Woodstock"?
Trivia Question #177: Masturbation in females leads to what?
Trivia Question #178: Which major city is slowly sinking into the ground?
Trivia Question #179: ________ describes the sequence wherein orbitals are filled.
Trivia Question #180: Renamed in 1996 for a local goddess, what is India's largest city by population?
Trivia Question #181: What did Belle Starr do for a living?
Trivia Question #182: If you're counting, "one-two-three, one-two-three," you're learning to do this dance:
Trivia Question #183: Pick the musical term for "Lat. Twice":
Trivia Question #184: Aspirin is called an antipyretic. Why?
Trivia Question #185: What David Bowie song includes a duet with John Lennon?
Trivia Question #186: What type of animal is the northern pudu, found in Ecuador and Colombia?
Trivia Question #187: Who wrote 10 novels in Russian before coming to the United States and trying English, with "The Real Life of Sebastian Knight"?
Trivia Question #188: What do the Olympic Rings symbolize?
Trivia Question #189: At the Barcelona Olympics, the Unified Team was made up of athletes from what part of the world?
Trivia Question #190: Born Tenzin Gyatso, whose title literally means "Ocean of Wisdom"?
Trivia Question #191: Despite what you saw in "Braveheart," he didn't paint his face blue, didn't moon the British before the battle of Stirling Bridge, and didn't even wear a kilt. Who was he?
Trivia Question #192: Which Egyptian overthrew King Farouk and nationalized the Suez Canal?
Trivia Question #193: Which NHL team did Bobby Clarke lead to consecutive Stanley Cup titles?
Trivia Question #194: Elton John's 1982 song "Empty Garden" was written as a tribute to what late musician?
Trivia Question #195: Where would you be if you were traveling through Encke's Gap, Keeler Gap, Maxwell Gap and Huygens Gap?
Trivia Question #196: Who wrote "The Maltese Falcon"?
Trivia Question #197: During the 1972 Canada-Soviet hockey series, who broke superstar Valeri Kharlamov's ankle with a vicious two-handed slash?
Trivia Question #198: This analytic technique makes use of differences in density:
Trivia Question #199: A shepherd named Balki Bartokomous was a character on which TV show?
Trivia Question #200: What tiny state has a big name that, officially, includes the Providence Plantations?
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