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Trivia Question #1: Which show was hosted in Britain by Chris Tarrant, in Canada by Pamela Wallin, in India by Amitabh Bachchan, in Japan by Monta Mino and in Russia by Dmitry Dibrov?
Trivia Question #2: What Star Trek series launched in September 1987 with "Encounter at Farpoint"?
Trivia Question #3: Nordstrom, American Express and Nissan have all used the song "Porcelain" in their ads. Who recorded "Porcelain"?
Trivia Question #4: Which song: "Please, let's forget the past/ the future looks bright ahead"?
Trivia Question #5: Pick the date this occurred: Poznan falls to Soviets.
Trivia Question #6: Who is the only president to give evidence on oath to a grand jury?
Trivia Question #7: Clara Peller became a star asking "Where's the beef?" in ads for which company?
Trivia Question #8: Who wrote "The Time Machine"?
Trivia Question #9: What star of the first Godfather movie once sang for a rock band called the Roadrunners?
Trivia Question #10: In 1923, an American dollar was worth 4.2 trillion marks in what country?
Trivia Question #11: Which African country is not a member of the Organization of African Unity?
Trivia Question #12: Orville Wright died on January 30, 1948, as did what assassinated world leader?
Trivia Question #13: Which was the last of the Caribbean islands to be colonized by Europeans?
Trivia Question #14: Who wrote "The Way of All Flesh"?
Trivia Question #15: What does "in vitro," as in "in vitro fertilization," mean literally when translated from Latin?
Trivia Question #16: The world's deadliest air disaster occurred on March 24, 1977 at Tenerife, which is the largest island of which chain?
Trivia Question #17: Which country's flag does not include the color blue?
Trivia Question #18: Pick the date this occurred: German assassination attempt on Hitler fails.
Trivia Question #19: What was the name of the comet that exploded spectacularly into Jupiter's upper atmosphere in 1994?
Trivia Question #20: What group is Bob Weir a member of?
Trivia Question #21: Pick the musical term for "Suddenly":
Trivia Question #22: Lists of trivial "facts" inevitably include the myth that a certain animal sound does not echo. Which one?
Trivia Question #23: Who has the highest average yards per catch in Super Bowl history? (minimum 10 receptions)
Trivia Question #24: Which of these coaches has not been the Head Coach of the Minnesota Vikings?
Trivia Question #25: What river carved out one wonder of the world, the Grand Canyon, and powers another, the Hoover Dam?
Trivia Question #26: What is the word for a grouping of mules?
Trivia Question #27: James Ussher once estimated that God created the Earth about 6000 years ago. How old is the Earth, really?
Trivia Question #28: From what sport do we get such expressions as "saved by the bell" and "throw in the towel"?
Trivia Question #29: Of what city (and former hometown) did Gertrude Stein say, "There is no there, there"?
Trivia Question #30: As of 2001, which city, once the largest city in the world, is still the largest in Europe?
Trivia Question #31: Japanese prime minister Keizo Obuchi was a victim of karoshi. What is karoshi?
Trivia Question #32: As of 2000, who owns the Eiffel Tower?
Trivia Question #33: What is the word for a grouping of cats?
Trivia Question #34: A veneer is a:
Trivia Question #35: In which country do you find the Sayan Mountains?
Trivia Question #36: What Charles Dickens book inspired a musical that won several Tony Awards in 1963 and an Oscar for best picture in 1968?
Trivia Question #37: In song, what just-about 5'4" woman makes Van Morrison feel so good?
Trivia Question #38: Which nerve is located in the human jaw?
Trivia Question #39: Jack Benny's valet shared a name with what New York city?
Trivia Question #40: What is the capital of the only state with a one-syllable name, and the only one to border exactly one other state?
Trivia Question #41: Where does the Masters Tournament take place?
Trivia Question #42: What retail giant got his start with a Golden Rule store in the mining town of Kemmerer, Wyoming?
Trivia Question #43: Because their small ripples resemble a fish's scales, what kind of clouds are said to produce a mackerel sky?
Trivia Question #44: What "Peanuts" character shares a name with the second Catholic pope?
Trivia Question #45: On "You Win Again," what "Astral Weeks" musician recorded a duet with Jerry Lee Lewis's younger sister Linda Gail Lewis?
Trivia Question #46: What is an inukshuk?
Trivia Question #47: What World War II novel was set on the Italian island of Pianosa?
Trivia Question #48: What is the word for a grouping of toads?
Trivia Question #49: What's the only country crossed by both the equator and Tropic of Capicorn?
Trivia Question #50: Where would you find a swash?
Trivia Question #51: Located in Ithaca, New York, what was the only Ivy League school founded after the American Revolution?
Trivia Question #52: Which of these items is most likely to be served in an urn?
Trivia Question #53: It apparently smells great in the morning, but of what is napalm made?
Trivia Question #54: The action in this classic horror film does not take place in a haunted building:
Trivia Question #55: Which was the only "M*A*S*H" character to go permanently AWOL?
Trivia Question #56: The affliction called "graphospasm" is just another term for:
Trivia Question #57: Who wrote: "The ideal condition Would be, I admit, that men should be right by instinct; But since we are all likely to go astray, The reasonable thing is to learn from those who can teach."
Trivia Question #58: What is the surname of both England's first formal poet laureate and of a famous 1970s goalie?
Trivia Question #59: Which of these albums did Bruce Springsteen release first?
Trivia Question #60: Which president had the campaign slogan of "Leave no child behind"?
Trivia Question #61: Define this musical term: "POCHISSIMO":
Trivia Question #62: You know what whitewater rafting is. What's blackwater rafting?
Trivia Question #63: Which state has the lowest high point of elevation?
Trivia Question #64: In the 1920s, James Sutherland Brown wrote up Defence Scheme Number One, which was Canada's plan to invade which country?
Trivia Question #65: What kind of flower is this?
Trivia Question #66: Pick the date this occurred: Liberation of Marseilles/Toulon.
Trivia Question #67: The Hittites were from Hatti, found on a central plateau in what present-day country?
Trivia Question #68: Where and when did James Joyce live?
Trivia Question #69: Who would wear a hat called a shtreimal and a long coat called a bekkesheh?
Trivia Question #70: How many "Canterbury Tales" are there?
Trivia Question #71: Where did Richard Bonnycastle found Harlequin, famous for its romance novels?
Trivia Question #72: Conan the Barbarian, Doc Savage, and the Shadow are all heroes who first appeared in:
Trivia Question #73: In 1999, Hillary Clinton appeared on the debut cover of which new Tina Brown magazine?
Trivia Question #74: Name the Zeppelin song containing these lyrics: "I'm just a simple guy, I live from day to day. A ray of sunshine melts my frown and blows my blues away..."
Trivia Question #75: There are actually 10 players on a slow-pitch softball team. What is the tenth player called?
Trivia Question #76: Aerobic processes need ________.
Trivia Question #77: The Gangotri temple marks where Hindus believe the stream of life touched earth. What river has its source nearby?
Trivia Question #78: How much of our planet is covered by the Pacific Ocean?
Trivia Question #79: Before it was a 1960s rock band, "Steppenwolf" was the name of what "born to be wild" German-born Swiss writer?
Trivia Question #80: If Dr. Dre really did have a "chronic" disease, how would you describe it?
Trivia Question #81: What are Joy, Obsession and Nikki?
Trivia Question #82: Whose Eighth Symphony, first performed in 1910, was dubbed "Symphony of A Thousand"?
Trivia Question #83: Which of these is shortest?
Trivia Question #84: What was unique about a pinch-hitter for the 1951 St. Louis Browns named Ed Gaedel?
Trivia Question #85: What "color" are the girls named Amy Ray and Emily Sailers?
Trivia Question #86: What Louisiana soup is made by thickening okra?
Trivia Question #87: Which countries have hosted the Winter Olympics most often (three times each)?
Trivia Question #88: Polygymy is practiced by some wealthy men in what country?
Trivia Question #89: How many years do scientists calculate make up an eon?
Trivia Question #90: All of these are fruits except:
Trivia Question #91: Who wrote the Communist Manifesto?
Trivia Question #92: What shocking color did Elsa Schiaparelli make fashionable in the 1930s?
Trivia Question #93: In the original story, what sort of wood was used to carve Pinocchio?
Trivia Question #94: What religion, also known as Regla de Ocha, is sometimes called "Cuban voodoo"?
Trivia Question #95: Who's author of "The Postman Always Rings Twice"?
Trivia Question #96: What two MTV VJs with the same name were distinguished as "Downtown" or "West Coast"?
Trivia Question #97: Which of these is not a term of the academic year at a British university?
Trivia Question #98: What animal's name comes from the Hindi word for "spotted one"?
Trivia Question #99: As of 2000, who hold the record for most career World Series home runs?
Trivia Question #100: The English celebrate "Guy Fawkes Day" on Nov. 5th. What did he do to merit his own holiday?
Trivia Question #101: The shortest verse of the King James Bible is found in John 11:35. What is it?
Trivia Question #102: Who was the author of the book "Middlemarch"?
Trivia Question #103: Meryl Streep got to use her Polish accent for her first Best Actress Academy Award winning role. In which movie?
Trivia Question #104: How many zeros are there in a quadrillion?
Trivia Question #105: Which of the following U.S. Interstate highways would you take to drive into Mexico?
Trivia Question #106: Which of these is not Indonesian territory, but is called Taiwan?
Trivia Question #107: What mythic creature had the body of a lion, the head of a man, and the tail of dragon?
Trivia Question #108: Who was Old Hickory?
Trivia Question #109: Who wrote "Roots"?
Trivia Question #110: What make of electric guitar did Jimmy Page play his famous solo on at the end of "Stairway to Heaven"?
Trivia Question #111: What is the lowest point in North America?
Trivia Question #112: Which of these classic novels was not about an adulterous woman?
Trivia Question #113: Which of the following animals do not belong to the Order Rodentia?
Trivia Question #114: When the petals have fallen off a rose, the dried fruit that is left is called what?
Trivia Question #115: The Golden State Warriors used to be the San Francisco Warriors. What were they before that?
Trivia Question #116: The World Monopoly Game champion wins an amount of money equal to the fake money that comes in the box. How much?
Trivia Question #117: Asia is the largest continent in both area and population. What continent is #2 on both counts?
Trivia Question #118: If you watch "Erin Brockovich" carefully, you'll see the real Brockovich in a cameo. Who does she play?
Trivia Question #119: Ironically, the song 'Happy Days are Here Again' went on the air in October of ________.
Trivia Question #120: Who wrote "The Joker"?
Trivia Question #121: Before starring on the 1999 TV show Providence, Melina Kanakaredes began her television career on what daytime soap opera?
Trivia Question #122: A marshmallow is something you toast over a campfire. What's a marsh mallow?
Trivia Question #123: Pick the company that has the slogan "_______ Makes Sense."
Trivia Question #124: Raised an aristocrat, I traveled around the world, discovering the Ark of the Covenant, the Atlantean Scion and the Dagger of Xian. Who am I?
Trivia Question #125: Which country was once known as British Basutoland?
Trivia Question #126: Which country was the first to make education compulsory, in 1819?
Trivia Question #127: Where was the first Africanized killer honeybee accidentally released in 1957?
Trivia Question #128: Which American state has the highest per-capita personal income?
Trivia Question #129: In "Casino Royale," who orders a dry martini with three measures of gin, one of vodka, and a half measure of vermouth, shaken very well?
Trivia Question #130: The mouth of the Amazon River lies closest to which major line of latitude?
Trivia Question #131: To which of these positions was Gerald Ford elected?
Trivia Question #132: Which area does not experience a Mediterranean Climate?
Trivia Question #133: According to the Tom Brokaw book, what was the "Greatest Generation"?
Trivia Question #134: What Rolling Stones song begins, "I met a gin-soaked bar-room queen in Memphis"?
Trivia Question #135: What is a collective of kangaroos called?
Trivia Question #136: What is the world's least densely populated country?
Trivia Question #137: Louis Malle directed all these films except:
Trivia Question #138: The drug Minoxidil was found to grow hair, but that wasn't why it was made. What was Minoxidil originally meant to treat?
Trivia Question #139: Define this musical term: "COLLA PARTE":
Trivia Question #140: Where would you find enamel, the hardest substance in your body?
Trivia Question #141: What former editor of the Peterborough Examiner helped found the Stratford Festival?
Trivia Question #142: What Canadian band included Randy Bachman and Burton Cummings?
Trivia Question #143: The correct statement is ________.
Trivia Question #144: What name did Led Zeppelin tour under for their first tour?
Trivia Question #145: Which writer was born Howard Allen O'Brien in New Orleans?
Trivia Question #146: What Canadian superstar was born the youngest of 14 children in Charlemagne, Quebec?
Trivia Question #147: Of the nations carved out of the Portuguese and Spanish empires in Latin America, which was the only one to have a monarchy for any significant time?
Trivia Question #148: Who wrote "Music for the Royal Fireworks" in 1749, 32 years after his famous "Water Music"?
Trivia Question #149: At 11:38 a.m., on January 28, 1986, just 74 seconds into its 10th mission, an O-ring ruptured, setting off a fiery explosion in the main fuel tank of which space shuttle?
Trivia Question #150: What date marks the beginning of the astrological year?
Trivia Question #151: Which Nobel prize winning writer did Jack Nicholson portray in the movie Reds?
Trivia Question #152: Despite what he called "30 years of research into the feminine soul," who failed to figure out "what women want"?
Trivia Question #153: How did Trista Rehn make a splash in 2003?
Trivia Question #154: As of 2001, Michael Blakemore is the only director to win Tony Awards as Best Director of a Play and Best Director of a Musical in the same year. When did he win for "Copenhagen" and "Kiss Me, Kate"?
Trivia Question #155: Which of these countries was Britain's enemy throughout both world wars?
Trivia Question #156: Who played Gendarme Jacques Gambrelli, 2nd class, son of Inspector Jacques Clousseau?
Trivia Question #157: They called Jack Dempsey the Manassa Mauler. Why?
Trivia Question #158: Who actually plays Dawson on Dawson's Creek?
Trivia Question #159: Often used as a lesbian symbol, what is a labrys?
Trivia Question #160: Integration and differentiation are two processes in which branch of mathematics?
Trivia Question #161: How long does it take for blood to completely circulate in the human body?
Trivia Question #162: An increase or decrease in one degree of temperature is the same in ________.
Trivia Question #163: Which studio gave us such musicals as "The Wizard of Oz," "An American in Paris," "Singin' in the Rain," and "Gigi"?
Trivia Question #164: On what day was Kansas admitted to the Union?
Trivia Question #165: What color jacket does the winner of the Masters golf tournament traditionally wear?
Trivia Question #166: What musical instrument would you find on the logo of Guinness beer?
Trivia Question #167: Aside from voicing Fat Tony on "The Simpsons," who both won a Tony for playing Ricky Roma in "Glengarry Glen Ross"?
Trivia Question #168: Which of these American states uses a tune from a Broadway musical as its official song?
Trivia Question #169: On "The West Wing," before Josiah Bartlet became president he was governor of what electorally influential state?
Trivia Question #170: What book did Richard Hooker write, based on his own experience as a doctor with the 8055th Mobile Army Surgical Hospital in Korea?
Trivia Question #171: As of 2002, only three actors have been voted the best in both drama and comedy series. Which of these is NOT one of them?
Trivia Question #172: What is a person who calculates risks called?
Trivia Question #173: What city's mayor lives in Gracie Mansion?
Trivia Question #174: Famously made in France's Provence region, what is aioli?
Trivia Question #175: In 1944, 99.5 percent of which former Viking nation's people voted to get rid of its Danish monarchy?
Trivia Question #176: Which is not a term from George Orwell's novel "1984"?
Trivia Question #177: Define this musical term: "CANTILENA":
Trivia Question #178: As governor, what future president appeared on "What's My Line" in 1974 ... and stumped the panel?
Trivia Question #179: The United Society of Believers in Christ's Second Appearing are known by another name. What is that name?
Trivia Question #180: Where did the Doberman pinscher get its name?
Trivia Question #181: Pick the company that has the slogan "Where Do You Want To Go Today?"
Trivia Question #182: USA states: What's the capital of Idaho?
Trivia Question #183: Alanis Morissette got her big break when she signed with Maverick Records, owned by what star?
Trivia Question #184: Where are red blood cells formed?
Trivia Question #185: Belize was formerly known as? what?
Trivia Question #186: Which fictional sleuth was not invented by a U.S. writer?
Trivia Question #187: What is a normal body temperature for a dog?
Trivia Question #188: Moose, opossum, raccoon and skunk all get their names from which people's languages?
Trivia Question #189: What weapon did Joshua use against the walls of Jericho?
Trivia Question #190: Define this musical term: "STRINGENDO":
Trivia Question #191: Who won the presidency over Grover Cleveland in 1888, then lost it to him in 1892?
Trivia Question #192: Humphrey Bogart only won one Oscar, and he did it playing Charlie Allnut in what movie?
Trivia Question #193: In 1928, an American record company cancelled a contest to finish whose "Unfinished" Symphony?
Trivia Question #194: In the movie "Bright Eyes," who sang "The Good Ship Lollipop"?
Trivia Question #195: Theodore Herzl imagined a socialist nation called Altneuland. Whom did he hope would live there?
Trivia Question #196: What governor general, also known for a trophy his wife donated to the NHL, provoked a constitutional crisis when he refused to dissolve Mackenzie King's government?
Trivia Question #197: How much does a cubic foot of water weigh?
Trivia Question #198: Who played the father on TV's 'Mayberry R.F.D.'?
Trivia Question #199: What was the highest position "Star Trek" ever had in its original 1960s run?
Trivia Question #200: Which African capital city is closest to Cairo?


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