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Trivia Question #1: What actress said "I dress for women and undress for men"?
Trivia Question #2: What happened to Robert Plant in 1975 while on vacation with his family?
Trivia Question #3: Which medical condition is also known as trisomy 21?
Trivia Question #4: What star of "High Fidelity" launched a folk-metal band called Tenacious D?
Trivia Question #5: What is the occupation of Tom Hank's character in "Bachelor Party"?
Trivia Question #6: Who wrote "Black Beauty"?
Trivia Question #7: Pick the date this occurred: Japanese invade Siam and Malaya.
Trivia Question #8: Which two genres of fiction collide in such books as Bill Pronzini's "Quincannon" and William L. DeAndrea's "Written in Fire"?
Trivia Question #9: How many Simpsons 'shorts' were there before it became a full-length television show?
Trivia Question #10: What Beatles song became the world's most-recorded?
Trivia Question #11: How long was Andy Warhol's movie "Empire," which starred the Empire State Building?
Trivia Question #12: Shakespeare set many of his plays, including "Romeo and Juliet," in which "gentlemanly" Italian city on the Adige River?
Trivia Question #13: In addition to being one of Canada's governors general, John Buchan wrote the book that became which Alfred Hitchcock movie?
Trivia Question #14: What awards were first presented in the Blossom Room of the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel on May 16, 1929?
Trivia Question #15: What nationalistic adjective could you put in front of gooseberries, cabbage or lanterns?
Trivia Question #16: What animal's skin is the source of true Moroccan leather?
Trivia Question #17: What company spent $400,000 on an ad that appeared only once, during the 1984 Super Bowl?
Trivia Question #18: Who wrote "The Hitch-Hiker's Guide to the Galaxy"?
Trivia Question #19: What did Nancy Friday write about in "My Secret Garden"?
Trivia Question #20: What is the capital of Syria?
Trivia Question #21: Who recorded "Rocky Mountain High" in 1973?
Trivia Question #22: What is the word for a grouping of clams?
Trivia Question #23: Who wrote: "We know what we are, but know not what we may be."
Trivia Question #24: What operation do Jews call a bris?
Trivia Question #25: Pick the company that has the slogan "We Race. You Win."
Trivia Question #26: Who was the first president to use a pocket veto?
Trivia Question #27: In a relay race, what object is passed from one runner to another?
Trivia Question #28: Who wrote: "Minds, like bodies, will often fall into a pimpled, ill-conditioned state from mere excess of comfort."
Trivia Question #29: At the 2002 Winter Olympics a judging scandal led to two countries getting gold medals for pairs figure skating. Which two?
Trivia Question #30: Who was the only president to be elected after a previous unsuccessful bid for the vice-presidency?
Trivia Question #31: Pick the company that has the slogan "Picture Me To Solve Your Problem."
Trivia Question #32: By what name is Francois-Marie Arouet better known?
Trivia Question #33: Within days of his death in 2002, an award in his honor was to go to the All-Star Game MVP. Instead, the game ended in a tie and there was no award. Who was he?
Trivia Question #34: Pick the musical term for "The effect produced by the voice in gliding with extreme smoothness from note to note":
Trivia Question #35: Which of these figure skating moves is not specifically named for the skater who popularized it?
Trivia Question #36: What Canadian legend was the father-in-law of Lorne Michaels, creator of Saturday Night Live?
Trivia Question #37: What does not hasten decomposition of H2O2 ?
Trivia Question #38: What year was adultery made grounds for divorce in England?
Trivia Question #39: Pick the musical term for "Less":
Trivia Question #40: What relationship does Walter Huston have to Anjelica Huston?
Trivia Question #41: What space shuttle, the very first, was used for atmospheric approach and landing tests in 1977 ... and then put in storage?
Trivia Question #42: What was the first name of Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman?
Trivia Question #43: Intended to be a tragedy of the common man, "Death of a Salesman" was written by what playwright?
Trivia Question #44: Walter "Cockroach" Bradley was the best friend of the son on which TV series?
Trivia Question #45: Tony Hawk is such a superstar in this sport, you can even pretend to be him in video games. What sport?
Trivia Question #46: Approximately how many references to gems and precious stones are in the King James translation of the Bible?
Trivia Question #47: What is the maximum number of dots in a Braille cell?
Trivia Question #48: Which year was "Here's Little Richard!" released?
Trivia Question #49: Frank Shorter became the first American to win this Olympic event in 64 years in 1972:
Trivia Question #50: Who's playing on "461 Ocean Boulevard" (1974)?
Trivia Question #51: What was the name of Matt Dillon's band in "Singles"?
Trivia Question #52: What did the Wright Brothers make before they went into the plane business?
Trivia Question #53: What is the word for a grouping of swifts?
Trivia Question #54: The Jeweler's Shop was a 1988 Burt Lancaster movie based on a play written by whom?
Trivia Question #55: In "Citizen Kane," what is the name of the estate that Charles Foster Kane builds?
Trivia Question #56: As far as actual governing is concerned, what city is the seat of government in the Netherlands?
Trivia Question #57: Which composer wrote six concertos "on spec" for the Margrave of Brandenburg ... who never bought them?
Trivia Question #58: In 1996, who became the first NFLer to make 1000 catches?
Trivia Question #59: What is the Pentateuch?
Trivia Question #60: Who was the only president to have been the grandson of a president?
Trivia Question #61: What portion of the U.S. government is located in the Washington D.C. area known as Foggy Bottom?
Trivia Question #62: Which physicist directed the project at the University of Chicago which, in 1942, achieved the first self-sustaining nuclear chain reaction?
Trivia Question #63: This is the only continent that has not a single active volcano:
Trivia Question #64: Who was the author of the book "The Tale of Genji Genji"?
Trivia Question #65: In 1960's "Love and Responsibility," who discussed the importance of women having orgasms?
Trivia Question #66: 50% of single women have sex with a man by...?
Trivia Question #67: Pick the company that has the slogan "Better Products, Better Productivity."
Trivia Question #68: From which part of the heart is blood pumped into the aorta?
Trivia Question #69: As Drew Carey knows, in the TV theme song recorded by the Presidents of the United States, what city "rocks"?
Trivia Question #70: You know about the Oedipus complex, but girls have a complex all their own, named for whom?
Trivia Question #71: Where in California is the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library located?
Trivia Question #72: What is the largest island in Greece?
Trivia Question #73: What team did the US women's soccer team defeat to win the 1999 World Cup?
Trivia Question #74: If you have an adscititious advantage, what kind of advantage do you have?
Trivia Question #75: What was the name of the detective agency on the TV series "Moonlighting"?
Trivia Question #76: Which metal works best as an electrical conductor?
Trivia Question #77: Felix Houphouet-Boigny ruled this country for 33 years, until 1993:
Trivia Question #78: Later an Oscar-winning movie, "Marty" is sometimes called the best TV movie ever made. What is it about?
Trivia Question #79: The Heimlich Maneuver, named for a Cincinnati physician, is normally used to help whom?
Trivia Question #80: Because it can carry 850 times its body weight, what is the strongest living thing?
Trivia Question #81: What was the first team to win the Super Bowl by less than ten points?
Trivia Question #82: What's the name of Springfield Elementary's school psychologist?
Trivia Question #83: What outfit did a fire eater named Guy Laliberte and a stilt walker named Gilles Ste Croix form in 1984 in Baie St-Paul, Quebec?
Trivia Question #84: How does Annika Hansen figure into Star Trek lore?
Trivia Question #85: What position are you in if you're competing in the luge?
Trivia Question #86: It is estimated that about 7 million of these are thrown away every day. What are they?
Trivia Question #87: In 1998, who broke Sonja Henie's record to become the youngest person ever to win a Winter Olympic gold medal?
Trivia Question #88: Who was the president who said, "I not only use all the brains that I have, but all that I can borrow."?
Trivia Question #89: Which 22-acre prison was once called Pelican Island?
Trivia Question #90: In which city was tennis player Gabriela Sabatini born?
Trivia Question #91: Beta particles are ________ that result from radioactive decay.
Trivia Question #92: Democracy and "demography" come from "demos," a word in a language whose modern name, "demotic," also derives from "demos." What language is this?
Trivia Question #93: What future PM was once the mayor of Montreal ... a senator ... a cabinet minister ... and a member of the Board of Directors of the CPR ... all at the same time?
Trivia Question #94: Since 1950, who have competed for the a world championship the Bermuda Bowl?
Trivia Question #95: In 1993, a peace accord between Tutsi rebels and this nation's government was signed:
Trivia Question #96: Pick the company that has the slogan "Just Imagine."
Trivia Question #97: After four months as his own general-in-chief, President Lincoln hands over the task to Gen. Henry W. (Old Brains) Halleck.
Trivia Question #98: In electronics, the acronym "RFI" stands for:
Trivia Question #99: Who was the author of the book "Nostromo"?
Trivia Question #100: Where is the pelagic zone located?
Trivia Question #101: England went to war in 1739 because Robert Jenkins' ear had been sliced off. Which country was responsible for the slicing?
Trivia Question #102: Which country includes the cities of Rostock, Leer, Barth, and Herford?
Trivia Question #103: In the summer of 1964, who attracted attention when, for the first time, he smashed his guitar at London's Railway Hotel?
Trivia Question #104: Where and when did Hans Christian Andersen live?
Trivia Question #105: Who invented the thermometer?
Trivia Question #106: Huddie Ledbetter was imprisoned three times, for murder, attempted homicide and assault. Under what name did he record?
Trivia Question #107: Pick the company that has the slogan "Smile More."
Trivia Question #108: Which famous song was written by jazz pianist Erroll Garner?
Trivia Question #109: Which of the following in NOT true of Chang and Eng, the original Siamese Twins?
Trivia Question #110: What do you get when you mix 60 percent lime, 25 percent silica and 5 percent alumina?
Trivia Question #111: After touring Europe, what "father of the tenor jazz saxophonist" recorded the album "Body and Soul"?
Trivia Question #112: Where and when did Henrik Ibsen live?
Trivia Question #113: In the 1960s, if you heard somebody shout "Free Huey," who were they probably talking about?
Trivia Question #114: Born Nicholas Breakspear, Adrian IV was the first and only pope from what country?
Trivia Question #115: What mural had a door cut through its painted tablecloth in 1652, was used by target practice by Napoleon's troops, and was nearly destroyed when Allied bombers destroyed three of the walls of the church it was in?
Trivia Question #116: Which former star of "This Hour Has 22 Minutes" is known for both his "rants" and for "talking to Americans"?
Trivia Question #117: In 1719, who became the first recognized heavyweight boxing champion?
Trivia Question #118: In 1988, people flocked to buy Retin-A when the anti-acne drug proved to have what happy side-effect?
Trivia Question #119: What city's Post newspaper once ran the famous headline "Headless Body in Topless Bar"?
Trivia Question #120: What former autoworker had some of his poetry published in Stars and Stripes while he was in the US Air Force?
Trivia Question #121: In which movie does Bond give up his Beretta for the Walther PPK?
Trivia Question #122: What you most expect to read about in a book by Joseph Campbell?
Trivia Question #123: Who was the author of the book "The Old Man and the Sea"?
Trivia Question #124: What Olympic-gold-medal-winning gymnast did US Olympic-gold-medal-winner Bart Connor himself marry in 1996?
Trivia Question #125: Which parent determines the sex of the baby?
Trivia Question #126: Which of the Barrymores starred in "E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial" and "Charlie's Angels"?
Trivia Question #127: Nepotism, meaning "favoring relatives," comes from the Latin word "nepos," meaning which relative in particular?
Trivia Question #128: From California's Orange County, Dexter Holland is which band's lead singer?
Trivia Question #129: Who won the Men's 200m Finals in the Olympic Games 1984?
Trivia Question #130: Who holds the record for most yards receiving in a single Super Bowl?
Trivia Question #131: Where were the results of Frederick Taylor's time-and-motion studies applied?
Trivia Question #132: They call this southern state 'The Old Dominion':
Trivia Question #133: GI Joe has two unique features that help protect him from pirates. One is a facial scar. What is the other?
Trivia Question #134: Uruguay's future capital was named by the Portuguese, who apparently had a sense of humor; the country's highest peak is a 1,644-ft hill called Mirador Nacional. What is the city?
Trivia Question #135: Which Canadian city is furthest north?
Trivia Question #136: The German and Russian Struves are a noted family of:
Trivia Question #137: What is said to have happened at 112 Ocean Avenue in Amityville, New York?
Trivia Question #138: If you caught a quahog at the seashore, what kind of creature would you have?
Trivia Question #139: Which Charles Dickens novel, which the author said was his own favorite, tells the tale of a young boy's friendship with Mr. Micawber?
Trivia Question #140: Which country established a colony on the lower tip of Manhattan in the 1620s?
Trivia Question #141: Define this musical term: "FORTE PIANO FP":
Trivia Question #142: On his famous seven voyages, Sinbad encountered all of these except:
Trivia Question #143: Before becoming president himself, who spent most of the 1920s as secretary of commerce?
Trivia Question #144: Who is associated with the Vapor Pressure-Concentration Law ?
Trivia Question #145: Which biblical figure did not play a role in the life of King David?
Trivia Question #146: As of 2000, what US state has the highest population density?
Trivia Question #147: Who went AWOL, fled to Canada and lived with Neil Young, with whom he formed the Mynah Birds?
Trivia Question #148: Who retired as the only undefeated heavyweight champion in boxing history?
Trivia Question #149: How long is a lustrum?
Trivia Question #150: Which of these terms refers to a spouse who is constantly nagged and bossed around?
Trivia Question #151: What quarterback has the longest TD run in NFL history, at 80 yards?
Trivia Question #152: Which zodiac sign supposedly finds the feet highly erotic?
Trivia Question #153: USA states: What's the capital of Arkansas?
Trivia Question #154: Who is the only president to serve as Chief Justice of the Supreme Court after his presidency?
Trivia Question #155: Who wrote: "The great thing is to last and get your work done, and see and hear and understand and write when there is something that you know and not before and not too damn much afterwards."
Trivia Question #156: How many beams of light are used to record a holograph?
Trivia Question #157: What was the purpose of the 1884 Berlin Conference?
Trivia Question #158: Who was the only president to also have his grandson serve as president?
Trivia Question #159: How many different national flags have flown over Texas?
Trivia Question #160: Where does the spectacled bear live?
Trivia Question #161: The "W" stood for Wark and he directed an awesomely racist epic called "Birth of a Nation." Who is he?
Trivia Question #162: Which writer was a native English speaker?
Trivia Question #163: How does daltonism affect your eyes?
Trivia Question #164: Which children's classic is the life story of an animal written from its point of view?
Trivia Question #165: The Separatists that landed at Plymouth Rock were primarily what religious affiliation?
Trivia Question #166: Pick the company that has the slogan "The Cure For The Common Car."
Trivia Question #167: Who gave birth in 1814 to a daughter who was generally assumed to be Lord Byron's, leading to his self-imposed exile from England?
Trivia Question #168: Where would you be if you were strolling along the Unter den Linden, named for the linden trees planted there by Frederick William of Brandenburg?
Trivia Question #169: Better known as Mata Hari, Gertrud Margarete Zelle was shot during which war?
Trivia Question #170: Which of these musical styles came from Trinidad originally?
Trivia Question #171: Although it lost its coast in the 1880s, what country still keeps a navy on Lake Titicaca?
Trivia Question #172: Who wrote "The Old Man and the Sea"?
Trivia Question #173: In what province was the KKK strong enough to sway a 1929 election and end 24 years of Liberal rule?
Trivia Question #174: How long is the track at the Indy 500?
Trivia Question #175: What is the last letter of the Greek alphabet?
Trivia Question #176: What Canadian started out doing folk rock, only to become an unlikely "godfather" to such grunge bands as Pearl Jam?
Trivia Question #177: Which of these continents hosted the Summer Olympics at least once in the 20th century?
Trivia Question #178: Who made a hit with The Little Old Lady from Pasadena?
Trivia Question #179: In 1950, a record 199,854 people filled Maracana Stadium to watch which home team lose the World Cup to Uruguay?
Trivia Question #180: What Canadian badly covered "Lucy in the Sky With Diamonds" on an album called "The Transformed Man"?
Trivia Question #181: Crunching what flavor Lifesaver in the dark will produce visible ultraviolet sparks?
Trivia Question #182: In the 13-year span from 1979 to 1991, how many teams won at least one World Series?
Trivia Question #183: What was it "Falling on my head like a memory/ Falling on my head like a new emotion"?
Trivia Question #184: These are all peninsulas except:
Trivia Question #185: What "pure" astrological sign "governs" most of the month of September?
Trivia Question #186: Where will a Muslim most likely meet a houri?
Trivia Question #187: Who wrote "Double Deal"?
Trivia Question #188: The lateral meniscus and medial meniscus are parts of the:
Trivia Question #189: Which country was once known as Persia?
Trivia Question #190: What is the predominant religion in the Philippines?
Trivia Question #191: When Horton hears a Who, it's people who live on dust specks, not a loud rock group. But what was Horton?
Trivia Question #192: What was Lisa Simpson's first word?
Trivia Question #193: The Brazil Current travels in which direction along the coast of Brazil?
Trivia Question #194: What has happened to you if you are experiencing dissociative fugue?
Trivia Question #195: Founded by Guru Ram Das in 1574, Amristar hosts which religion's principal shrine?
Trivia Question #196: What children's book did James Bond author Ian Fleming write?
Trivia Question #197: The great-great-great grandson of Brigham Young, football star Steven Young received what degree from BYU in 1994?
Trivia Question #198: Later associated with a "National Quality Award," Malcolm Baldrige, the brother of etiquette queen Leticia Baldrige, became which president's Secretary of Commerce?
Trivia Question #199: Who would graduate from a normal school?
Trivia Question #200: In 2001, what country became the first in the world to legalize euthanasia?
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