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Trivia Question #1: Define this musical term: "PARTITUR":
Trivia Question #2: The red blood cell is also known by what name?
Trivia Question #3: What is a dhole?
Trivia Question #4: What country did Porfirio Diaz bemoan as, "so far from God, so close to the United States"?
Trivia Question #5: Which Titan was the Greek god of a river so big that it circled the whole world?
Trivia Question #6: Also the name of an Italian sponge cake, what does "tiramisu" mean in English?
Trivia Question #7: What was the minimum number of Electoral College votes required to win the 2000 U.S. presidential election?
Trivia Question #8: The largest Nazca image is an outline of a 275-foot-long bird. Where is Nazca?
Trivia Question #9: Who was the only First Lady who did not change her name when she married?
Trivia Question #10: Which record company was founded in Detroit by Berry Gordy, Jr?
Trivia Question #11: In "Star Trek," what race's 285 rules of acquisition begins with, "Once you have their money, you never give it back"?
Trivia Question #12: What vampire-slaying actress was herself slain in "Scream 2" and in "I Know What You Did Last Summer"?
Trivia Question #13: Babe Ruth hit three homers in one of his last games. What team was he playing for at the time?
Trivia Question #14: Which Marvel Comics mutant is a a card-throwing Cajun?
Trivia Question #15: What happens to Oedipus in the Greek tragedy "Oedipus Rex" by Sophocles?
Trivia Question #16: Which famous lover retired to become Count Waldstein's librarian at the Chateau of Dux?
Trivia Question #17: In 1984, what poem does O'Brien finish for Winston?
Trivia Question #18: Knighted in 1992, who was created a life peer as the Baron of Sydmonton in 1997?
Trivia Question #19: Who beat Darius III at Gaugamela, then burned down his palace at Persepolis during a drunken, destructive binge?
Trivia Question #20: William Wegman became known for his funny pictures of Man Ray and Fay Ray. Who are they?
Trivia Question #21: What fraction of the world's animal species are insects?
Trivia Question #22: In the 1972 Hollies song "Long Cool Woman", what color dress was she wearing?
Trivia Question #23: Who was the first Friends cast member to win an Emmy?
Trivia Question #24: Thanks to an open circuit breaker in Queenston, Ontario, what happened on November 9, 1965?
Trivia Question #25: Where are the pineal and pituitary glands located?
Trivia Question #26: What title character was the governess to Adele Varens, Rochester's illegitimate child?
Trivia Question #27: Which of these Alfred Hitchcock movies stars, not Cary Grant, but Jimmy Stewart?
Trivia Question #28: On which street does the British prime minister live?
Trivia Question #29: How many boroughs are there in New York City?
Trivia Question #30: What was Stalin's daughter's first name?
Trivia Question #31: Where is Karachi?
Trivia Question #32: Which of these alphabets has the most letters?
Trivia Question #33: In what year was the X rating for motion pictures first used?
Trivia Question #34: What food is often referred to as "the love apple"?
Trivia Question #35: As any "king of the world" would know, in what year did the Titanic sink?
Trivia Question #36: What word makes a potato no longer a potato, bread no longer bread, and meat no longer meat?
Trivia Question #37: Which city gave us both Jimi Hendrix and the grunge movement of the 1990s?
Trivia Question #38: Pick the musical term for "A To follow the solo instrument or voice":
Trivia Question #39: Walter Becker and Donald Fagan once had Chevy Chase as their drummer. What band did Becker and Fagan found?
Trivia Question #40: Who directed "Plan 9 From Outer Space," widely considered the worst movie of all time?
Trivia Question #41: Who wrote: "They can conquer who believe they can."
Trivia Question #42: How many hits did Joe DiMaggio collect during his 56 game hitting streak in 1941?
Trivia Question #43: Define this musical term: "PIł ALLEGRO":
Trivia Question #44: Between the world wars, the US military used the M1, a.k.a. the Garand. What was the Garand?
Trivia Question #45: Which planet does Charon orbit around?
Trivia Question #46: Which territory is composed of Grand Terre and the Loyalty Islands?
Trivia Question #47: In the late 1960s, St. Petersburg had a record 768 straight sunny days. Where is St. Petersburg?
Trivia Question #48: What condom brand shares its name with a pharaoh who fathered more than 100 children?
Trivia Question #49: Which of the following animals do not have retractable claws?
Trivia Question #50: In 1977, what author sliced off part of his own finger, live on CBC-TV, while demonstrating a Cuisinart?
Trivia Question #51: What day was the last speech Dr. King gave the day before his death?
Trivia Question #52: What is the southernmost U.S. territory?
Trivia Question #53: In the body, duodenum is part of the:
Trivia Question #54: Brigham Young was the first governor of what territory?
Trivia Question #55: Who is the president pictured on the nickel?
Trivia Question #56: What was the cause that motivated the 1848 Seneca Falls Convention?
Trivia Question #57: A JD, or doctor of jurisprudence, is one exam away from what profession?
Trivia Question #58: Despite a campaign slogan of "No More Bullshit," Norman Mailer finished fourth in a 1969 bid to become mayor of what city?
Trivia Question #59: What are the Excelsior, the Jonker, the Great Mogul and the Reitz?
Trivia Question #60: An autopsy showed more than 10 drugs in his system, including morphine and quaaludes:
Trivia Question #61: As you may know from its English title, how many samurai are there in the title of Akira Kurosawa's movie "Shichinin o samurai"?
Trivia Question #62: What is the most active volcano in Europe?
Trivia Question #63: Stop giggling. Which of these birds is a non-crested American titmouse?
Trivia Question #64: Valuable to pregnant women, what B vitamin gets its name from the Latin for "leaf," since it's found in leafy vegetables?
Trivia Question #65: He played John Merrick in the 1980 move 'The Elephant Man':
Trivia Question #66: Which of these is a common nickname for a particle accelerator?
Trivia Question #67: Name the largest state east of the Mississippi.
Trivia Question #68: Survivor 4 was filmed on Nuku Hiva, one of the Marquesas, an island group in what territory?
Trivia Question #69: What Canadian rocker recorded "Let's Roll," inspired by Todd Beamer and the others who took Flight 93 back from terrorists on September 11, 2001?
Trivia Question #70: Soviet cosmonauts have walked on which celestial body?
Trivia Question #71: What rock group started out in 1957 as a skiffle band called the Quarrymen?
Trivia Question #72: According to the title of a 1988 album, what does it take to hold back the rap group Public Enemy?
Trivia Question #73: Pleurisy is named for the pleury membrane. Where is this membrane?
Trivia Question #74: What was the first state to ratify the Constitution of the USA?
Trivia Question #75: How did John Dillinger escape from prison in 1934?
Trivia Question #76: From 1852 to 1946, why would you most likely have been in Devil's Island, in French Guiana?
Trivia Question #77: How many books are part of the Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy trilogy?
Trivia Question #78: Who wrote: "The play's the thing Wherein I'll catch the conscience of the king."
Trivia Question #79: In "The Total Woman," Marabel Morgan urged wives to greet husbands wearing nothing but a product invented Michael Yakubic. What is it?
Trivia Question #80: What is the word for a grouping of cobras?
Trivia Question #81: Which Israeli-American violinist has walked with crutches since he contracted polio when he was four?
Trivia Question #82: Georgian Bay is part of which Great Lake?
Trivia Question #83: Which of the following was NOT an erotic movie?
Trivia Question #84: Septuagenarian senator John Glenn returned to space in which space shuttle?
Trivia Question #85: What martial art was introduced to the Japanese public in 1922 by Okinawa's Funakoshi Gichin?
Trivia Question #86: Define this musical term: "PLUS":
Trivia Question #87: Pick the musical term for "Strict, exact":
Trivia Question #88: Which Central American country does not have a coast on the Pacific Ocean?
Trivia Question #89: When Kaiser Wilhelm II met Auguste Escoffier, he supposedly said, "I am the Emperor of Germany, but you are the emperor of ...." whom?
Trivia Question #90: In what league does the champion team take home the Larry O'Brien trophy?
Trivia Question #91: Which country holds the record for the deepest permafrost?
Trivia Question #92: Who was choosen by the other eleven to replace Judas?
Trivia Question #93: In 1911, Italians in Libya became the first to use what new military technology?
Trivia Question #94: In the US, how many VHF channels did the FCC set aside for TV?
Trivia Question #95: Who wrote: "One ought, every day at least, to hear a little song, read a good poem, see a fine picture, and if it were possible, to speak a few reasonable words."
Trivia Question #96: What famous Greek orator reputedly cured a speech impediment by talking with pebbles in his mouth and shouting against the surf?
Trivia Question #97: Which country does not share a land border with Saudi Arabia?
Trivia Question #98: What kind of puzzle did a London mapmaker named John Spilsbury invent to help him teach geography?
Trivia Question #99: What eccentric pop star owned a chimpanzee named Bubbles?
Trivia Question #100: The US has more stars on its flag than any other country. Which country is #2?
Trivia Question #101: Morgiana saves ________ by pouring boiling oil into the jars where thieves are hidden.
Trivia Question #102: Who wrote "The Naked and the Dead"?
Trivia Question #103: USA states: What's the capital of Tennessee?
Trivia Question #104: After Russia, which is the largest former Soviet Republic in terms of square miles.
Trivia Question #105: What country's Cohiba cigars were originally available only as diplomatic gifts and were impossible for Americans to get legally at all?
Trivia Question #106: Which of these familiar products is derived from the Central American sapodilla tree?
Trivia Question #107: What director, later a fugitive exiled in France, lost his mother to a German concentration camp?
Trivia Question #108: Who briefly appeared nude in the Broadway play "The Blue Room"?
Trivia Question #109: What country can claim Magallones, the world's southernmost city?
Trivia Question #110: What Japanese melon-flavored liqueur is used in Sex on a Beach shooters?
Trivia Question #111: The word "chow" comes from what language's word for "to cook by frying"?
Trivia Question #112: Who was the first black man to win the world heavyweight boxing championship?
Trivia Question #113: "It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune must be in want of a wife."
Trivia Question #114: In the Dungeons and Dragons game, as well as in Chaldean mythology, who is Tiamat?
Trivia Question #115: Which country produced the first adhesive postage stamp?
Trivia Question #116: Which Pamela L. Travers story became a Disney movie in 1964?
Trivia Question #117: Are there more bones in the foot and ankle or in the hand and wrist?
Trivia Question #118: In what country do mounted matadors try not to kill the bull?
Trivia Question #119: What country gave up Florida to the U.S. in 1819?
Trivia Question #120: Some say that an Irish saint crossed the Atlantic and reached North America centuries ahead of Columbus. Which one?
Trivia Question #121: I ain't happy, I'm feeling glad, I got sunshine in a bag. I'm useless but not for long, the future is coming on.
Trivia Question #122: Masha, Olga, and Irina are the central characters in this Anton Chekov play:
Trivia Question #123: What country was known from 1919 to 1929 as the Kingdom of Serbs, Croats and Slovenes?
Trivia Question #124: Bohemia is located in?
Trivia Question #125: These former slaves ruled Egypt and Palestine during the late Middle Ages:
Trivia Question #126: Who was one of Jimmy Page's original choices as lead singer for Led Zeppelin?
Trivia Question #127: Who was the first sovereign to make Buckingham Palace the official London residence for the monarchy?
Trivia Question #128: Which president was shot during a 1979 dinner by the head of his own intelligence agency?
Trivia Question #129: Where would you find an epicanthic fold?
Trivia Question #130: Belshazzar saw the handwriting on the wall. But who figured out what it meant?
Trivia Question #131: What Mamas and Papas singer died of a heart attack, but was rumored to have choked on a ham sandwich?
Trivia Question #132: Which English city very nearly went bankrupt in 1985?
Trivia Question #133: How many years did the Elizabethan Age last?
Trivia Question #134: Jacob changed his name to that of which nation?
Trivia Question #135: As the story goes, Howdy Doody had one freckle for every state in the Union at the time he was created. How many was this?
Trivia Question #136: In chess, what piece is represented by the letter K?
Trivia Question #137: What are the names of the Frenchmen hosting Bart while he's an exchange student?
Trivia Question #138: Where and when did Denis Diderot live?
Trivia Question #139: In Greek myth, who had a dog named Argos?
Trivia Question #140: Who wrote: "Nothing is stronger than habit."
Trivia Question #141: Someone who studies thanatology probably isn't much fun at parties. What is thanatology?
Trivia Question #142: What event in the Vietnam War occurred on January 30, 1968?
Trivia Question #143: Named for a TV vessel, the first space shuttle built never made it to space. What was it?
Trivia Question #144: Victorine Meurent appeared in two of the 19th century's most controversial paintings, "Luncheon on the Grass" and "Olympia." Who painted them?
Trivia Question #145: Who read a poem called "On the Pulse of Morning" at the inauguration of President Bill Clinton in January 1993?
Trivia Question #146: Who wrote "The Odyssey"?
Trivia Question #147: In 1963, Bobby Vinton released what theme album, in which all the songs included the word "blue"?
Trivia Question #148: What song by the Who is the theme song of "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation"?
Trivia Question #149: Pick the date this occurred: US troops hold Bastogne - Ardennes offensive stalls.
Trivia Question #150: What future Communist party member wrote a controversial 1900 novel about an amoral Broadway star named Sister Carrie?
Trivia Question #151: What cinematic character's last word is "rosebud"?
Trivia Question #152: What devoutly Catholic actor planned a Latin and Aramaic epic called "Passion," about the last day of the life of Christ?
Trivia Question #153: What gas makes up more than three-quarters of the Earth's atmosphere?
Trivia Question #154: Who released "Diesel And Dust" in 1987?
Trivia Question #155: India's Gir National Forest is home to the few hundred remaining:
Trivia Question #156: Define this musical term: "LUSINGANDO":
Trivia Question #157: What female golfer won a record 88 professional tournaments and was the first woman to win $1 million?
Trivia Question #158: How many symphonies did Franz Joseph Haydn write?
Trivia Question #159: The Gulf of Oman and the Gulf of Aden are part of which sea?
Trivia Question #160: Which Interstate Highway does not pass through Denver, Colorado?
Trivia Question #161: The patchwork quilt originated in this part of the world:
Trivia Question #162: What Faulkner's book uses four different narrative perspectives to tell of the tragic downfall of the Compson family?
Trivia Question #163: Who was the first president widowed in office?
Trivia Question #164: What percentage of "Cosmo" readers reported orgasms the first time they had sex?
Trivia Question #165: What band went water-skiing for their video "Vacation"?
Trivia Question #166: What rock star is really Robert Straker?
Trivia Question #167: Harney Peak, the highest US mountain east of the Rockies, is in what state?
Trivia Question #168: In a standard vertical North American traffic light, what color is on top?
Trivia Question #169: Pick the company that has the slogan "It's All About The Beer."
Trivia Question #170: Which of these legendary lovers first appeared as a character in the Nicholas Rowe play "The Fair Penitent"?
Trivia Question #171: Which Friends character had a twin sister named Ursula, the dim-witted waitress she played on Mad About You?
Trivia Question #172: Had Joe DiMaggio not gone hitless on July 17, 1941, how long would his streak have gone?
Trivia Question #173: Pick the company that has the slogan "On The Way."
Trivia Question #174: How many volts can an electric eel discharge?
Trivia Question #175: What tear-jerker begins with the line, "What can you say about a twenty-five-year-old girl who died?"
Trivia Question #176: Pick the musical term for "Swift, quick":
Trivia Question #177: What Danish-born Jewish pianist, known for his comedic Phonetic Punctuation routine, left Europe to escape the Nazis he'd made fun of?
Trivia Question #178: This name is shared by a Mexican state, a river and a condiment:
Trivia Question #179: Pick the company that has the slogan "Is This A Good Time Or What?"
Trivia Question #180: His use of brick and unvarnished wood came to be known as the Prairie Style:
Trivia Question #181: Who first patented the telephone?
Trivia Question #182: Which of these "Star Wars" characters is from Dagobah?
Trivia Question #183: Despite imploring his father to "not go gentle into that good night," who raged against the dying of the light himself after a prodigious whiskey bout in Greenwich Village?
Trivia Question #184: What is the minimum age requirement to be president in the U.S.?
Trivia Question #185: To which country does the island of Mayotte belong?
Trivia Question #186: Nominated unsuccessfully for his acting role in "The Sting," whose only competitive Oscar came for his directorial debut in "Ordinary People"?
Trivia Question #187: Who was the author of the book "The Golden Notebook"?
Trivia Question #188: Which country ruled the West Bank before it was occupied by Israel?
Trivia Question #189: Orlando di Lasso was an important 16th century composer. What was his nationality?
Trivia Question #190: The parathyroid glands govern _______ metabolism.
Trivia Question #191: How many circles are there on a "Twister" mat?
Trivia Question #192: Pick the company that has the slogan "Energy To Serve our World."
Trivia Question #193: Composer Hector Berlioz once studied medicine in the capital of the country where he was born. What city was this?
Trivia Question #194: As World War II buffs may know, the first four notes of Beethoven's Fifth Symphony are also which Morse code letter?
Trivia Question #195: Who recorded "96 Tears"in 1966?
Trivia Question #196: Which statement is correct?
Trivia Question #197: Known for its oranges, in which country would you find a province called Valencia?
Trivia Question #198: Home to a futuristic plaza, what is the capital of the state of New York?
Trivia Question #199: Which of the following is most likely to power a sailboat?
Trivia Question #200: Despite being ill with Parkinson's, what sports legend lit the Olympic torch to begin the Atlanta Olympics?
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