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Trivia Question #1: The flank cut comes from this part of the steer:
Trivia Question #2: What law show described the bizarre goings-on at the law firm of Cage/Fish & Associates?
Trivia Question #3: Who wrote "Pillars of the Earth"?
Trivia Question #4: As the story goes, Boeing's 1954 plane was named either for the cosine of the 45-degree angle between the fuselage and the tail, or from the square root of .5. What was it?
Trivia Question #5: Which Asian country does not border Myanmar (Burma)?
Trivia Question #6: "How sharper than a serpent's tooth it is to have a thankless child" is a famous line from a:
Trivia Question #7: What is a blackstrap?
Trivia Question #8: Pick the company that has the slogan "Eat What You Like."
Trivia Question #9: Which ocean is the deepest?
Trivia Question #10: As of the mid-1990s, what proportion of the world's population lived in Africa?
Trivia Question #11: A turtle can breathe through cloacal bursae. Where are these bursae located?
Trivia Question #12: Antoine Henri Becquerel discovered radioactivity by accident, when what element blackened a photographic plate?
Trivia Question #13: Define this musical term: "ETWAS":
Trivia Question #14: Who was the king of England when the American Revolution broke out?
Trivia Question #15: Where would you find cerumen?
Trivia Question #16: Where is Hadrian's Wall?
Trivia Question #17: What is the holiest Muslim city in Africa and the fourth holiest Muslim city in the world (following Mecca, Medina, and Jerusalem)?
Trivia Question #18: Frederick Faust created Dr. Kildare, but he made his fortune writing what sort of books as "Max Brand"?
Trivia Question #19: What is the name of the desert of southwestern Arizona and northwestern Mexico?
Trivia Question #20: By what name are the Inuit better known?
Trivia Question #21: The Eagles' record "The Long Run" is from which year?
Trivia Question #22: Which song: "And I think it's gonna be a long, long, time/ 'Til touchdown brings me 'round again to find"?
Trivia Question #23: With stops at Braintree, Boylston and Bowdoin, what city is served by a subway called the T?
Trivia Question #24: The Belmont Stakes is held in Elmont, near which US city?
Trivia Question #25: Which element gets its chemical symbol from "natrium," its Latin name?
Trivia Question #26: The last song Rodgers and Hammerstein ever wrote together was "Edelweiss." Who or what is "edelweiss"?
Trivia Question #27: What was the original home of the Colts?
Trivia Question #28: What black Republican introduced the vibraphone to jazz, which such numbers as "Flying Home"?
Trivia Question #29: At which battle did Colonel William Prescott supposedly say to his men, "Don't one of you fire until you see the whites of their eyes"?
Trivia Question #30: What is LeRoy Neiman best known for painting?
Trivia Question #31: What do fans of labology collect?
Trivia Question #32: What was Margaret Sanger best known for advocating?
Trivia Question #33: Which game was invented during the Depression by Alfred Butts, who called it "Lexiko"?
Trivia Question #34: How many Israeli commandos died in the Entebbe raid?
Trivia Question #35: Which of the following ingredients is not normally used to brew beer?
Trivia Question #36: Which former French chef changed his name to something that means "bringer of light"?
Trivia Question #37: If you limn something, you are _______ it.
Trivia Question #38: How many singles did Led Zeppelin release in the U.K?
Trivia Question #39: How many days did the voyage of the Mayflower take (from Plymouth, England to Plymouth Harbor)?
Trivia Question #40: Where was Boris Yeltsin born?
Trivia Question #41: Which Florida city is not on the eastern (Atlantic) coast?
Trivia Question #42: On which continent is the Cape of Good Hope?
Trivia Question #43: Which world's oldest black republic has as major religion voodoo?
Trivia Question #44: Invented by Albert Hofmann, what did the CIA test for its mind-control possibilities?
Trivia Question #45: In 1984, a couple set the record for the longest what at 17 days, 10-1/2 hours?
Trivia Question #46: Which capital city has the largest population?
Trivia Question #47: How many consecutive strikes do you have to throw to score a perfect 300 in bowling?
Trivia Question #48: In which state did the Hindenburg crash?
Trivia Question #49: Three weeks after Harriet Westbrook, his ex, apparently drowned herself, who married William Godwin's daughter Mary?
Trivia Question #50: Who was the Sun King?
Trivia Question #51: There are five standard kingdoms of living things. Which of these is not one of them?
Trivia Question #52: On August 28, 1963, where did Martin Luther King give his famous "I have a dream" speech, much of which he improvised on the spot?
Trivia Question #53: Which is the largest island?
Trivia Question #54: In "Peanuts," Snoopy's fantasy antagonist is this legendary figure:
Trivia Question #55: Gaelic football used to pit teams made up of entire towns. How many Irishmen would you find on one of these teams now?
Trivia Question #56: What is the capital of Switzerland ?
Trivia Question #57: Almost all telephone numbers in movies and TV shows start with the same three digits. What are they?
Trivia Question #58: What term is used to describe the explosive death of a star?
Trivia Question #59: The Indonesian capital of Jakarta is on which island?
Trivia Question #60: In Brazil, what language do they speak?
Trivia Question #61: Born in what is now the Czech Republic, Jan Ludvik Hoch became a Labour MP in Britain. By what name is he better known?
Trivia Question #62: Where did James Naismith invent basketball?
Trivia Question #63: In one of the great battles of the ancient world, in the 13th-century BC, King Muwatalli of the Hittite held off whom at Kadesh?
Trivia Question #64: Harmon Killebrew and Jerry West have something in common. What is it?
Trivia Question #65: Why would a child take the Stanford-Binet test?
Trivia Question #66: Who was the youngest person to ever become Canada's prime minister?
Trivia Question #67: Nerva, Trajan, Hadrian, Antoninus Pius and Marcus Aurelius are collectively called the Five Good ... ?
Trivia Question #68: With Rollie Fingers and Reggie Jackson on the roster, which team won the World Series three straight times in the 1970s?
Trivia Question #69: What does Hanukka celebrate?
Trivia Question #70: Which of the following is not a name for the world's tallest mountain?
Trivia Question #71: The average distance a molecule or atom can travel before colliding is called:
Trivia Question #72: What Los Angeles community is noted for celebrities and mansions?
Trivia Question #73: If someone says you have Titian hair and a Rubenesque figure, how have you been described?
Trivia Question #74: Who was the only president married in the White House?
Trivia Question #75: The heaviest venomous snake is a rattler that shares its name with a baseball team. What is this snake?
Trivia Question #76: Richard Jacobs and his brother opened Jacobs Fields in 1994. What team did they own from 1986 to 1999?
Trivia Question #77: Which classical composer accidentally had a hit record, when his Piano Concerto No 21 was adapted by Neil Diamond for "Song Sung Blue"?
Trivia Question #78: In 1989, a block of four stamps issued in 1918 sold for a million dollars. What was so unusual about them?
Trivia Question #79: What was the Beatles' last number-one hit?
Trivia Question #80: What will you get if you order saltimbocca in an Italian restaurant?
Trivia Question #81: Which U.S. president was originally named Leslie Lynch King, Jr.?
Trivia Question #82: Pick the company that has the slogan "Do Something Good. Feel Something Real."
Trivia Question #83: Tourists often end up on Dong Khoi Street, which the French called Rue Catinat. Where is it?
Trivia Question #84: Sarajevo hosted the 1984 Winter Olympics. If it were to host today, what country would be host?
Trivia Question #85: Which term refers to breeds of both dog and cat?
Trivia Question #86: Who or what do you think you are if you have lycantrophy?
Trivia Question #87: Which of the Great Lakes is directly connected to the St. Lawrence Seaway?
Trivia Question #88: Which former member of Second City in Toronto was also the first cast member hired for "Saturday Night Live"?
Trivia Question #89: When would you most likely wear a mortarboard?
Trivia Question #90: Only two fully grown men have become British kings without already having a wife. One was William II. Who was the other?
Trivia Question #91: My wife won an Oscar for her first movie role, but I didn't win one until my 46th movie. Who am I?
Trivia Question #92: Famous for its pastels, what show did Brandon Tartikoff pitch as "MTV cops"?
Trivia Question #93: Where would you find the Jefferson National Expansion Monument?
Trivia Question #94: We Will Rock You was a science fiction musical based on the songs of what rock band?
Trivia Question #95: What city is scheduled to host the 2006 Winter Olympics?
Trivia Question #96: Where was Peter Tork, of The Monkees, born?
Trivia Question #97: Which unusual talent did Le Petomane display between 1887 and 1914?
Trivia Question #98: Although he lists his movie debut as Woody Allen's "Bananas," who had earlier appeared in an adult movie called "A Party at Kitty's and Stud's"?
Trivia Question #99: Michael Jackson was part of which band?
Trivia Question #100: How did Dr. Phil McGraw come to national attention in the US?
Trivia Question #101: Which president was nicknamed "Tricky Dicky"?
Trivia Question #102: What future star (and Yale grad) once appeared as a bare-assed toddler in a Coppertone ad?
Trivia Question #103: Of the two Super Mario Brothers, one is Mario. Who is the other?
Trivia Question #104: Which screen legend married Frank Wallace in 1911, never really lived with him, but didn't divorce him until 1942?
Trivia Question #105: From 1951 to 1969, what former Italian colony was ruled by King Idris I, who was deposed by an infamous colonel?
Trivia Question #106: According to TLC, what do you call a guy who hangs out the side of his best friend's ride and hollers at girls at a bus stop?
Trivia Question #107: If a 27-year-old has the mental age of a 9-year-old, what is his or her IQ?
Trivia Question #108: Counting only the water on the Canadian side of the border, which of the Great Lakes has the greatest surface area?
Trivia Question #109: Where would you find the infamous Maelstrom current?
Trivia Question #110: Which of the following fictional people was popularized and produced by Edward Stratemeyer?
Trivia Question #111: In which country might you sail the Rhone?
Trivia Question #112: How fast can an ostrich run?
Trivia Question #113: On a good day, you can see seven states from Lookout Mountain, just south of what Tennessee city?
Trivia Question #114: How many tiles are there in a Scrabble game?
Trivia Question #115: Which "Star Trek" actor has been on "The Simpsons" several times?
Trivia Question #116: Which movie featured the song "Raindrops Keep Fallin' on my Head"?
Trivia Question #117: When Saul was converted on the road to Damascus he was blinded. For how long?
Trivia Question #118: Known for his terrible free throws, who released a rap album and starred in such awful movies as "Blue Chips" and in "Steel"?
Trivia Question #119: Under what pseudonym did Samuel Langhorne Clemens write?
Trivia Question #120: In 1998, two Canadian directors were nominated for Best Director. James Cameron won. But who was the other nominee?
Trivia Question #121: The virus that swept the cruise-ship industry late in 2002 was named for what Ohio town?
Trivia Question #122: What award is a Canadian TV show most likely to win?
Trivia Question #123: What future Hollywood star had to hand back her Miss America title after Penthouse ran pictures of her and another woman?
Trivia Question #124: Who was the first president to have a nomination for chief justice rejected by the Senate?
Trivia Question #125: What did the Monty Python knights say before they switched to "Ekki-Ekki-Ekki-Ekki-PTANG! Zoom-Boing! Z'nourrwringmm!"
Trivia Question #126: How many Israeli athletes were killed at the Munich Olympics?
Trivia Question #127: Big-time Las Vegas oddsmaker Jimmy Synder has a nickname... what is it?
Trivia Question #128: What is the chemical symbol for antimony?
Trivia Question #129: Dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane is quite a poisonous mouthful. What is it usually called?
Trivia Question #130: As of 2000, Tegucigalpa is still waiting for a railroad, despute being the capital of what country?
Trivia Question #131: Which rock film and the band it centers on is mismatched?
Trivia Question #132: In 1986, I was inducted in the Rock Hall of Fame. In 1988, I jailed for assault and for eluding police during a car chase. The year after I was released, I got a Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award. Who am I?
Trivia Question #133: Each of these books came to symbolize the decade in which it was published. Which of them came first?
Trivia Question #134: In the 1963 movie "The Great Escape," what are the heroes escaping from?
Trivia Question #135: Which major American city, home of the Orange Bowl Stadium, is also the seat of Dade County?
Trivia Question #136: In which religion do we find the concept of "wu-wei" or "nonaction"?
Trivia Question #137: In 1984, when Winston is first organising a meeting between himself and Julia, he is certain that he would know one of her body parts on sight and yet he doesn't even know her eye colour. Which body part is it?
Trivia Question #138: Where is the seat of the Archbishop of Canterbury?
Trivia Question #139: "A drug or other agent that reduces fever." (National Spelling Bee winning word from 1991)
Trivia Question #140: As of 2001, the youngest ever winner of a Nobel Prize was 25-year-old William Lawrence Bragg, who won in what category in 1915?
Trivia Question #141: Ironically, which MASH character stayed in Korea after the war?
Trivia Question #142: What does the L stand for in Samuel L Jackson's name?
Trivia Question #143: According to tradition (not to mention the Scottish flag), how was Andrew crucified?
Trivia Question #144: What term describes the ability to do work or change matter?
Trivia Question #145: Who wrote: "Uneasy lies the head that wears a crown."
Trivia Question #146: Which of these has not been a secret identity of Batman's sidekick Robin?
Trivia Question #147: One of the Rocky movies featured an actual life-size bronze statue of the character, found in what city?
Trivia Question #148: According to the locals, who is scheduled to be born in Riverside, Iowa, on March 21, 2228 (or maybe March 22, 2233)?
Trivia Question #149: In the comic strip "Peanuts," who was the little yellow bird?
Trivia Question #150: What European mountain range is named for the mythic daughter of King Bebryx?
Trivia Question #151: Which country's Five Fifths were called Munster, Leinster, Meath, Ulster and Connaught?
Trivia Question #152: Match the slogan "The Way Ranch Is Supposed To Taste."
Trivia Question #153: Where and when did Michel de Montaigne live?
Trivia Question #154: What world capital, whose name means Black Pool, is also known as Baile Atha Cliath, or the "Town of the Ford of the Hurdles"?
Trivia Question #155: Which of these is not in the City of Westminster?
Trivia Question #156: Who wrote "Tales from the Drones Club"?
Trivia Question #157: Site of a vicious civil war, where was Biafra?
Trivia Question #158: Whom did the Haida nation name White Swan?
Trivia Question #159: Who wrote "Wuthering Heights"?
Trivia Question #160: What island did Dutch explorer Jacob Roggeveen discover on Easter Sunday in 1722?
Trivia Question #161: Where do we get true lacquer?
Trivia Question #162: After going broke in the 1890s, who went on the lecture circuit and developed an eccentric image based on cigars and white suits?
Trivia Question #163: The first state-subsidized theatre in the English-speaking world was the Abbey Theatre. Where is it?
Trivia Question #164: What sort of housing accommodated coroner Dr. Quincy and "Miami Vice" detective Sonny Crockett?
Trivia Question #165: Paul Strand fled to Paris in fear of the House Committee on Un-American Activities. What did he do for a living?
Trivia Question #166: In 2001, for whom did Scott Sampson name a dinosaur he found in Madagascar?
Trivia Question #167: In 1969, John Lennon married who?
Trivia Question #168: The region of Galicia is in which country?
Trivia Question #169: Hey gaucho! Where are the Pampas?
Trivia Question #170: Who was the first president to ride in an airplane?
Trivia Question #171: My father is either Cain or Jared, and people say I was taken directly into heaven without dying first. Who am I?
Trivia Question #172: Mexico's equivalent of the Oscar shares a name with what Shakespearean sprite?
Trivia Question #173: What UNICEF spokesperson also co-owned the Seattle Mariners from 1977 to 1981?
Trivia Question #174: Why are the Byerly Turk, the Darley Arabian, and the Godolphin Barb important to sports?
Trivia Question #175: Who appears to have modeled the character of Howard Roark on Frank Lloyd Wright?
Trivia Question #176: Which country is not part of Benelux?
Trivia Question #177: What Toronto-born and Bahamas-reared NBA player not only married actress Vanessa Williams, but acted himself, playing an incarcerated basketball player on"Oz"?
Trivia Question #178: Zaphod Beeblebrox appears in which book?
Trivia Question #179: Pick the musical term for "All":
Trivia Question #180: In which war did we first hear of a "fifth column"?
Trivia Question #181: Worshiped as a god of wisdom, what Egyptian pyramid builder was the first known engineer?
Trivia Question #182: In 1936, who became the first person to fly solo nonstop across the Atlantic Ocean from east to west?
Trivia Question #183: Through which town or city did Lady Godiva ride naked?
Trivia Question #184: The losing boxer of the 'Thrilla In Manila' fight was ________.
Trivia Question #185: Who is the real Slim Shady?
Trivia Question #186: On what date was Martin Luther King Jr. arrested and jailed for demanding service at a white-only restaurant in St. Augustine, Florida?
Trivia Question #187: Which of these was never Time's Person of the Year?
Trivia Question #188: Thank goodness he refused. Who asked Max Brod, as executor of his will, to burn all of his writing?
Trivia Question #189: For nine years, Idi Amin was what country's heavyweight boxing champion?
Trivia Question #190: What does a cartographer do for a living?
Trivia Question #191: According to the University of Maryland's medical school, what composer was probably killed, not by Salieri, but by congestive heart failure brought on by a rheumatic fever epidemic?
Trivia Question #192: Independent of Britain since 1971, what is the only island nation in the Arab world?
Trivia Question #193: What is prohibited by a blue law?
Trivia Question #194: Who wrote: "You shall judge a man by his foes as well as by his friends."
Trivia Question #195: Before appearing in Playboy, Gabrielle Reese was best known for playing what sport?
Trivia Question #196: What type of animal is a motmot?
Trivia Question #197: Who was the mouse? Tom? Or Jerry?
Trivia Question #198: In 2001, what country's House of Commons voted the end the 500-year-old sport of fox hunting?
Trivia Question #199: Where did the town of Bury St. Edmunds in the United Kingdom earn its name?
Trivia Question #200: What unusual power did Sister Bertrille, aka Elsie Ethrington, happen to possess?


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