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Trivia Question #1: Which of these playing cards is usually not depicted "one-eyed" and in profile?
Trivia Question #2: What is the approximate median age of the world population?
Trivia Question #3: If you come to this city for Carnival, you may spend a lot of time in a district called Copacabana. Where are you?
Trivia Question #4: Where did Josef Mengele die?
Trivia Question #5: The real-life Charles de Batz, Sieur d'Artagnan, was the hero of which of these books?
Trivia Question #6: Dooley Wilson was a drummer who couldn't play the piano. But in what movie did he play a pianist named Sam?
Trivia Question #7: The letters nun, gimel, he and shin are depicted on a dreidel. What is a dreidel?
Trivia Question #8: What famous artist lived in Vaulima, his home in the Samoan town of Apia?
Trivia Question #9: When will the Portuguese colony of Macau be returned to China?
Trivia Question #10: Which amendment to the Constitution abolished slavery?
Trivia Question #11: Which very popular class of organic compounds is characterized by at least one hydroxyl group attached to a carbon atom that is then attached to three more atoms?
Trivia Question #12: In "Deck the Halls," how many la's follow the fa?
Trivia Question #13: What year did BillBoard put out its first record sales chart?
Trivia Question #14: The collision theory is a theory about ________.
Trivia Question #15: What is Van Diemen's Land called today?
Trivia Question #16: How is vitamin B2 better known?
Trivia Question #17: Tom Seaver's record consecutive strikes is equal to Whitey Ford's record World Series games won. What is this number?
Trivia Question #18: Who was the first president who was a licensed pilot?
Trivia Question #19: What famous British dish was created in 1865?
Trivia Question #20: On what property do Monopoly players land most often?
Trivia Question #21: Someone with anosmia suffers a loss or reduction of which of the following senses?
Trivia Question #22: Until a revolution in the 1950s, what city's Vedado district was famous for art-deco hotels, restaurants and casinos?
Trivia Question #23: You might say we have a kakistocracy now. Who rules if you have a kakistocracy?
Trivia Question #24: Pick the musical term for "A march":
Trivia Question #25: What 1968 George Romero movie, about zombies, was also released in some places as "Night of the Anubis"?
Trivia Question #26: When Greece declared its independence in 1822, it was invaded by:
Trivia Question #27: What is a penchant?
Trivia Question #28: If your spouse buys taupe paint for the living room, what color will be you be staring at for the next few years?
Trivia Question #29: Which does not refer to a factor that helps determine a diamond's value?
Trivia Question #30: In 1999, who won an Oscar for "Shakespeare in Love" and a Tony for "Amy's View"?
Trivia Question #31: This is an instrument used for measuring the altitude of a celestial body:
Trivia Question #32: Pick the musical term for "In a pastoral style":
Trivia Question #33: In what sport did Luis Firpo, the Wild Bull of the Pampas, excel?
Trivia Question #34: Ellas Bates McDaniel, born in 1928 in Magnolia, Mississippi, became better known under what name?
Trivia Question #35: Who wrote: "All sanity depends on this: that is should be a delight to fieel heat strike the skin, a delight to stand upright, knowing the bones are moving easily under the flesh."
Trivia Question #36: In shot put, what is the shot that you are putting?
Trivia Question #37: Kinetic molecular theory discusses ________.
Trivia Question #38: What would you do with a frumenty?
Trivia Question #39: Which artist left his career as a stockbroker at the age of 35 to pursue painting full-time?
Trivia Question #40: Pick the date this occurred: British and Australians capture Benghazi.
Trivia Question #41: Who wrote: "Words, as is well known, are the great foes of reality."
Trivia Question #42: How many players on an Australian football team?
Trivia Question #43: How many US states are south of the Tropic of Cancer?
Trivia Question #44: Which is a compound?
Trivia Question #45: Pick the company that has the slogan "It's Amazing What We Can Do Together."
Trivia Question #46: Portions of all of the following countries average more than 500 centimeters (200 inches) of rain annually, except?
Trivia Question #47: What is a cheviot?
Trivia Question #48: Eugene Ionesco was closely associated with this school of drama:
Trivia Question #49: Because of what it uses for sustenance, which of the following is autotrophic rather than heterotrophic?
Trivia Question #50: Considered the world's hottest inhabited place, where is Djibouti?
Trivia Question #51: What was "Laissez Faire" economics?
Trivia Question #52: Who released "Machine Head" in 1972?
Trivia Question #53: What is or was Palladianism?
Trivia Question #54: What girl's name is credited with having been created for the play "Peter Pan"?
Trivia Question #55: On the TV sitcom Seinfeld, what is Kramer's first name?
Trivia Question #56: What TV character was a dock foreman at Pendergast Tool and Die and a nighttime cabbie, at least until he bought a bar in 1977?
Trivia Question #57: The Romans stole the Greek goddess Irene and turned her into Pax. What were Irene and Pax the goddesses of?
Trivia Question #58: Which Sullivan was half of the "Gilbert and Sullivan" musical team?
Trivia Question #59: Who invented wax paper?
Trivia Question #60: At Euro Disney, they call it 'Le Chateau De La Belle Au Bois Dormant'. Who's castle is it?
Trivia Question #61: What does Leslie West of Mountain play?
Trivia Question #62: The worst extinction ever was the Permian Extinction, when 90 percent of all plant and animal species died out. When was this extinction?
Trivia Question #63: Which California writer is the author of such books as "The White Album" & "Salvador"?
Trivia Question #64: Whom did Grant Wood use as his models for his painting "American Gothic"?
Trivia Question #65: The highest point in Iowa is exactly how many feet above sea level?
Trivia Question #66: In which year did five countries -- Great Britain, Poland, Austria, Germany and Canada -- give women the vote?
Trivia Question #67: My most famous creation believed in deduction and logic, but I was easily fooled by a couple of schoolgirls and their fake photographs of fairies. Who am I?
Trivia Question #68: Pick the musical term for "Not so much":
Trivia Question #69: What god were the Thugees worshipping in "Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom"?
Trivia Question #70: What is the official flower of the United States?
Trivia Question #71: Which country has the highest death rate by automobile accidents?
Trivia Question #72: What is the largest continent--in terms of area--in the world?
Trivia Question #73: In 2000, Republican Noble Willingham unsuccessfully sought a Texas congressional seat. On what TV show had he been a regular cast member?
Trivia Question #74: Where and when did Italo Svevo live?
Trivia Question #75: Escarole is a broad-leafed member of the _______ family.
Trivia Question #76: What writer, who once worked as a sort of parks commissioner, was the first English poet to use iambic pentameter?
Trivia Question #77: Who followed Margaret Thatcher as leader of Britain's Tories?
Trivia Question #78: Asterix and Obelix are two cartoon Gauls who defend what country from Rome?
Trivia Question #79: Which country was occupied by Soviet troops from 1979 to 1989?
Trivia Question #80: Which product did Cesar Chavez encourage us to boycott in consequence of a five-year strike that began in September 1965?
Trivia Question #81: Pick the date this occurred: Surrender of Axis forces in North Africa.
Trivia Question #82: Pick the product that has the slogan "Behold The Power Of ________."
Trivia Question #83: What was the first of Bob Hope's "Road" movies?
Trivia Question #84: If your landed at an airport coded ORD, where would you be?
Trivia Question #85: What word originally referred to an Italian tournament in which people threw clay balls at each other, which eventually became an equestrian exhibition set to music?
Trivia Question #86: Kelsey Grammer was Emmy-nominated for playing Frasier Crane on three different TV shows. Which of these was not one of them?
Trivia Question #87: Match the slogan "Peace Of Mind."
Trivia Question #88: Per the ads, what is "the other white meat"?
Trivia Question #89: Where is a group called Polisario attempting to launch the Saharawi Arab Democratic Republic?
Trivia Question #90: He didn't start writing until he was about 60, but what was Daniel Defoe's real name?
Trivia Question #91: What percent of men get erect nipples when sexually arroused?
Trivia Question #92: Who wrote: "Just trust yourself, then you will know how to live."
Trivia Question #93: Two of history's most important people were born on February 12, 1809: one in Shrewsbury, England, and the other in Kentucky. Who are they?
Trivia Question #94: One of Motown's minor hits was a song called "Does Your Momma Know About It." What Canadian-born comedian wrote that song?
Trivia Question #95: Soccer teams have 11 players and four positions. Which of these is not one of them?
Trivia Question #96: In the movie "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs," what do the dwarves mine?
Trivia Question #97: Define this musical term: "TENERAMENTE":
Trivia Question #98: Who sang "So baby talk to me/ Like lovers do"?
Trivia Question #99: Where and when did The Book of Job live?
Trivia Question #100: The human brain uses approximately what percentage of all the energy that the body consumes?
Trivia Question #101: What was unusual about a Negro National League team called simply the Stars?
Trivia Question #102: Although the Sioux called him The Long-Haired One, who actually cut his blond locks before the battle he died in?
Trivia Question #103: Which former territory of the Soviet Union is the largest?
Trivia Question #104: Where did Sun Myung Moon found the Unification Church?
Trivia Question #105: Who wrote: "Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself."
Trivia Question #106: Pick the date this occurred: Soviets re-capture Kharkov.
Trivia Question #107: Apparently "The Blue Boy" was painted to show the artistic possibilities of blue. Who painted it?
Trivia Question #108: How many feet are in a statute mile?
Trivia Question #109: "Beyond Good and Evil" & "Thus Spake Zarathustra" are writings of which philosopher?
Trivia Question #110: Name the Old Testament King who 'dug many wells' and 'loved husbandry'?
Trivia Question #111: Based on the work of Goethe, Paul Dukas wrote which "Mickey Mouse" piece of music?
Trivia Question #112: Who was the oldest sitting president?
Trivia Question #113: A green flag starts a US car race. What flag indicates the race is over?
Trivia Question #114: What do you call the squiggly line above an "n" in some Spanish words and over nasalized vowels in Portuguese?
Trivia Question #115: If you're playing Canadian football, how many players would each team have?
Trivia Question #116: Who was the third son of Adam and Eve?
Trivia Question #117: Which of these drinks is most typically served in a snifter?
Trivia Question #118: The three primary colours are red, yellow and _______.
Trivia Question #119: Septentrional means "northern" but can also refer to something else. What?
Trivia Question #120: Who was the first Christian martyr?
Trivia Question #121: Which celestial bodies bear names like Ceres, Mark Twain, Beer and Mr. Spock?
Trivia Question #122: Who wrote: "Nobody likes the man who brings bad news."
Trivia Question #123: What "structural art" has been called 'The Mother of the Arts'?
Trivia Question #124: Of all these medieval works, which is not primarily written in verse?
Trivia Question #125: For 400 years, what modern-day country was dominated by the island kingdom of Ayutthaya, which was displaced in 1782 by the Chakri dynasty under King Rama I?
Trivia Question #126: How much of your vision do you lose if you go blind in one eye?
Trivia Question #127: By law, every citizen of Kentucky is required to take a bath how many times per year?
Trivia Question #128: Anteaters vs. aardvarks: which of the following statements is true?
Trivia Question #129: What is a guibo?
Trivia Question #130: Pick the date this occurred: Japanese defeat on Saipan.
Trivia Question #131: Who was the hero of ten children's books by Hugh Lofting?
Trivia Question #132: Frederich August Kekule discovered that the structure of benzene is a:
Trivia Question #133: Mathematician Danica McKellar co-wrote the Chayes-McKellar-Winn theorem, a proof regarding two-dimensional magnetism, and had been Winnie on what TV show?
Trivia Question #134: Nathaniel was sitting under this type of tree when Jesus saw him?
Trivia Question #135: What wood is usually used to make baseball bats?
Trivia Question #136: Everyone from Frank Sinatra and Sid Vicious to Elvis and the Three Tenors has covered which Paul Anka song?
Trivia Question #137: Pick the musical term for "Easy":
Trivia Question #138: In which country was tennis player Margaret Court born?
Trivia Question #139: Ahura Mazda isn't a car from Japan. He is the god worshipped by India's Parsees, who practice what religion?
Trivia Question #140: Who hit a record 49 home runs in his rookie season?
Trivia Question #141: Discovered by Vachel Lindsay when he was just a Washington bellboy, who became the Poet Laureate of Harlem?
Trivia Question #142: Which of these is the name of a classical musician rather than of a pasta?
Trivia Question #143: Reportedly, the only McDonald's in the world that sells hot dogs is the Skydome, a ballpark in what city?
Trivia Question #144: Adam-12 was set in LA. Who or what was Adam-12?
Trivia Question #145: Which is not part of the hormonal system?
Trivia Question #146: Which of the Chicago Seven had plastic surgery in 1974 and lived as environmental activist Barry Freed until 1980 to avoid cocaine possession charges?
Trivia Question #147: If you had been born on April Fool's Day, what would be your zodiacal sign?
Trivia Question #148: If you know your Latin, this will be easy. What is the chemical symbol for lead?
Trivia Question #149: What baseball pitch shares a name with the band that showed us "The Way"?
Trivia Question #150: Which country borders Papua New Guinea on the west, across the Fly River?
Trivia Question #151: Who was the first president to die on Independence Day?
Trivia Question #152: What was the American version of the British TV show "Man About the House"?
Trivia Question #153: When were North Yemen and South Yemen united?
Trivia Question #154: In 1907, a physician from York named what future poet Wystan Hugh?
Trivia Question #155: Which two countries are located on the same island?
Trivia Question #156: On which Donovan song does Paul McCartney whisper in the background?
Trivia Question #157: Who wrote: "How dreadful it is when the right judge judges wrong!"
Trivia Question #158: What is the word for a grouping of finches?
Trivia Question #159: Who is the voice of Bart Simpson?
Trivia Question #160: What medical student wrote jokes for sale as "the Doctor Without Patients" and nearly quit serious writing when "The Seagull" flopped?
Trivia Question #161: Which of the following is generally largest?
Trivia Question #162: Which country is not considered a kingdom?
Trivia Question #163: Bill Hanna and Joe Barbera had cameo roles in what 1994 John Goodman movie?
Trivia Question #164: In the 1980s, why was Marvel Comics' Northstar so unusual?
Trivia Question #165: What Marylander, the only Catholic to sign the Declaration of Independence, was also the last survivor of the 56 signatories?
Trivia Question #166: The French called this lake Lac du Chat, because the local Iroquois were known as the "people of the panther." It's still named for those people. What lake is this?
Trivia Question #167: Monticello, home of Thomas Jefferson, overlooks which city?
Trivia Question #168: In 2001, Calista Flockhart adopted a dancing baby of her own. On what show is she (and the animated dancing baby) both on?
Trivia Question #169: In what US state is prostitution legal, albeit on a county-by-county basis?
Trivia Question #170: As of 2002, what is the only city outside the United States to host a Real World series on MTV?
Trivia Question #171: The award given to the illustrator of the most distinguished picture book for children is:
Trivia Question #172: Probably as a way of cutting wind resistance without blocking each other's view, migrating geese fly in what formation?
Trivia Question #173: How did Charles Van Doren become infamous in 1959?
Trivia Question #174: What lesbian vegetarian from Alberta once said she was the reincarnation of Pasty Cline?
Trivia Question #175: What is the largest selling single in the history of the music industry?
Trivia Question #176: Pick the company that has the slogan "The Company You Keep."
Trivia Question #177: Who featured in the first centerfold in "Playgirl", the female equivalent of "Playboy" magazine?
Trivia Question #178: Where is the Qattara Depression located?
Trivia Question #179: How many points are there on a backgammon board?
Trivia Question #180: What country has the greatest number of Hindus living within its borders?
Trivia Question #181: In junior high, Prince Rogers Nelson formed the soul-rock group Grand Central. Where was Prince born?
Trivia Question #182: The U.S. silver depository is in the same town as the US Military Academy. Where?
Trivia Question #183: What does a numismatist collect?
Trivia Question #184: In the 1800s, Joseph Marie Jacquard invented an automatic loom to help people weave cloth into complicated designs. Jacquard's loom eventually led to which 20th-century invention?
Trivia Question #185: What comedian was named for a title Rita Hayworth character?
Trivia Question #186: Where is Mt. Olympus?
Trivia Question #187: In which movie did Jimmy Stewart play George Bailey?
Trivia Question #188: Name the sport that uses these: plugs and leaders.
Trivia Question #189: The Seven Mile Bridge connects which state's keys?
Trivia Question #190: O Brother Where Art Thou was a 1990s movie, and it was also the movie that Joel McCrae's character wants to make in what Veronica Lake movie?
Trivia Question #191: Troy weight is used to measure:
Trivia Question #192: It's June 1987, and Brooke Shields is graduating from which famous university in New Jersey?
Trivia Question #193: In 1984, as he sits at the cafe and discovers that the Party's troops are advancing and victorious, what does Winston feel for Big Brother?
Trivia Question #194: Earle Hyman spoke perfect Norwegian and he even won the Medal of St. Olav, but as Russel Huxtable, he was whose TV dad?
Trivia Question #195: What would happen to you if you were in hell and you drank from the Lethe?
Trivia Question #196: Which president was it who said, "Speak softly and carry a big stick."?
Trivia Question #197: Lady Jane Grey had the shortest reign of all of Britain's monarchs. How long did she last?
Trivia Question #198: Which of the following is not a subatomic particle?
Trivia Question #199: Because he tried to cheat death, what mythic king of Ephrya was condemned to forever roll a big rock up a hill?
Trivia Question #200: On what island are you if you're paying a house call to the emperor of Japan?
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