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Trivia Question #1: Who invented the Bouncing Bomb during WW II?
Trivia Question #2: Where was the Orange Free State?
Trivia Question #3: What detective lived on Punchbowl Hill in Honolulu?
Trivia Question #4: By what name is Everett LeRoi Jones better known?
Trivia Question #5: What month was the Frankenstein monster created?
Trivia Question #6: Which film stars actress Jodie Foster?
Trivia Question #7: In what sport can you win the Lady Byng Memorial Trophy for showing good sportsmanship?
Trivia Question #8: What game are you playing if you have the option to fold, call or raise?
Trivia Question #9: In which part of the world would you find the toucan?
Trivia Question #10: Which district was laid out in 1887 by Horace Wilcox as a model of sobriety and religious values?
Trivia Question #11: Written by Mildred and Patty Hill in the 1890s, what song's copyright doesn't expire until 2011?
Trivia Question #12: Which capital city's plan was developed by Pierre-Charles L'Enfant?
Trivia Question #13: Who won the Pulitzer Prize for his or her work at the Daily Planet?
Trivia Question #14: Violin bows are usually made from the hair of what animal's tail?
Trivia Question #15: In March 2001, who eclipsed Marcel Dionne to become the NHL's third highest scorer of all time?
Trivia Question #16: As of 1996, which country's capital--home to 16.9 million people--is the most populated urban area in the world?
Trivia Question #17: What are Yomiuri shimbun and Asahi shimbun?
Trivia Question #18: Which street is known as the Great White Way?
Trivia Question #19: Which recreation is also called angling?
Trivia Question #20: Born Eileen Edwards in Timmins, Ontario, what singer changed her first name to an Ojibway word meaning "I'm on my way," and changed her last name to that of her Ojibway stepfather?
Trivia Question #21: In the LFO song "Summer Girls," we're reminded that who had "a bunch of hits"?
Trivia Question #22: What movie, produced by Michael Douglas, won Jack Nicholson his first Academy Award?
Trivia Question #23: What is "Jackson" not?
Trivia Question #24: Pick the company that has the slogan "When You're Picky About Savings."
Trivia Question #25: Who recorded "Montego Bay" in 1970?
Trivia Question #26: What was the nickname of Toronto Maple Leafs enforcer Tie Domi?
Trivia Question #27: Match the slogan "The Computer Inside."
Trivia Question #28: In Italy for 30 years under the Borgias they had warfare, terror, murder, and bloodshed, but they produced Michelangelo, Leonardo da Vinci, and the Renaissance. In Switzerland they had brotherly love. They had 500 years of democracy and peace, and what di
Trivia Question #29: What do the Torino and Palermo scales measure?
Trivia Question #30: The name of what African bird appears to come, not from its "occupation," but from a mistranslation of its Arabic name?
Trivia Question #31: Pick the date this occurred: British 8th Army captures Tripoli.
Trivia Question #32: Who celebrates their new year on the second new moon after the winter solstice?
Trivia Question #33: Semper fi! Which president was assassinated by a former member of the US Marine Corps?
Trivia Question #34: Pick the company that has the slogan "Go ahead. You Can Rely On Us."
Trivia Question #35: What word describes both a form of Greek architecture and a way that atoms bond as electrons move between them?
Trivia Question #36: Who was the author of the book "The Complete Stories"?
Trivia Question #37: What country singer married his manager, Lib Hatcher, in 1991?
Trivia Question #38: What is both the number of strikes you need to bowl a perfect-300 game, and the number of weight classes in Olympic boxing?
Trivia Question #39: Which of these is the main ingredient in albondigas soup?
Trivia Question #40: What Robert Indiana word-image adorned 1960s college dorm walls and even appeared on a US stamp in 1973?
Trivia Question #41: Who wrote "All the King's Men"?
Trivia Question #42: Trader Vic claims to have invented what drink that combines rum, orange curacao and orgeat?
Trivia Question #43: Who wrote: "A banker is a fellow who lends you his umbrella when the sun is shining, but wants it back the minute it begins to rain."
Trivia Question #44: Popular with crossword-puzzle writers, what is an erne?
Trivia Question #45: What city near San Francisco was once known as Rancho San Antonio?
Trivia Question #46: Which country's primary ethnicity is Shqiptare and main dialects are Gheg and Tosk?
Trivia Question #47: Which U.S. metropolitan area had the highest birth rate (per 1000 population) in 1994 (the most recent available statistics)?
Trivia Question #48: The magnificent rifle bird and the trumpeter manucode are members of this family:
Trivia Question #49: What nut is pasted to make marzipan?
Trivia Question #50: In Venice, what is the Rialto?
Trivia Question #51: Born Harlean Carpenter, what future actress moved to Beverly Hills with her wealthy husband when she was just 16?
Trivia Question #52: What European monarchy still controls Greenland?
Trivia Question #53: For what movie did Katharine Hepburn win the first of her four Oscars?
Trivia Question #54: What cemetery was built on land once owned by Robert E. Lee, which the United States seized so that it could bury the men his armies had killed?
Trivia Question #55: What is the approximate diameter of the earth?
Trivia Question #56: Broadway musical, "Stop the World - I Want to Get Off" gave us the "Fool" song:
Trivia Question #57: How many quarterbacks were taken ahead of Dan Marino in the 1983 NFL Draft?
Trivia Question #58: What was known as The Killer?
Trivia Question #59: As Robert Joffrey, what did Abdullah Jaffa Bey Khan do in 1956?
Trivia Question #60: How did Eris start the Trojan War?
Trivia Question #61: Where would you find the highest mountain in Atlantic Canada?
Trivia Question #62: Called the Flavr Savr, what was the first genetically modified food to be sold to the American public?
Trivia Question #63: Once more unto the trivia breach! Act III, Scene IV of what Shakespeare play is entirely in French?
Trivia Question #64: Where and when did William Shakespeare live?
Trivia Question #65: Gen. Lee with 75,000 Confederates launches his second invasion of the North, heading into Pennsylvania in a campaign that will soon lead to Gettysburg.
Trivia Question #66: Which term does not refer to a type of wind?
Trivia Question #67: Which country did not have a premier assassinated in the 1980's?
Trivia Question #68: In what country did Roberto Benigni win the David di Donatello Prize for Best Actor for his role in "Life is Beautiful"?
Trivia Question #69: In 1986, as he left a movie, Olof Palme was killed by an unknown assassin. What country was Palme leading at the time?
Trivia Question #70: Where would you have hit a homer over a left field wall called the Green Monster?
Trivia Question #71: Who gained at least 15 minutes of fame by painting pictures of Campbell's soup cans?
Trivia Question #72: Pick the company that has the slogan "A Few Degrees Cooler."
Trivia Question #73: What is the average salinity of the ocean, by weight?
Trivia Question #74: What was the first American hit for the Hollies?
Trivia Question #75: The Bellingshausen and Weddell seas are located here:
Trivia Question #76: What is the medical term for puss in the blood?
Trivia Question #77: Pick the musical term for "A grace note":
Trivia Question #78: Pick the date this occurred: Surrender of Axis forces in Greece.
Trivia Question #79: How long does it take for the earth to spin around its axis and rotate completely?
Trivia Question #80: Define this musical term: "L.H.":
Trivia Question #81: "Tin Men," "Always" and "Nuts" are films starring this actor:
Trivia Question #82: Who built the world's largest contiguous land empire, conquering nearly 5 million square miles?
Trivia Question #83: How did they decide on the distance of an Olympic marathon?
Trivia Question #84: Who was the author of the book "The Stranger"?
Trivia Question #85: The Duke of Wellington became famous when, from 1808 onwards, he helped which country rebel against Napoleon?
Trivia Question #86: In which state would you find 3M's headquarters?
Trivia Question #87: Who shot Mr. Burns?
Trivia Question #88: Which of the following does NOT occur during sex?
Trivia Question #89: If you were to drive through Europe from Madrid to Warsaw, how many times would you have to set your watch because of changing time zones?
Trivia Question #90: What would you use a simoleon for?
Trivia Question #91: Which country is smaller than Kazakhstan?
Trivia Question #92: Define this musical term: "PIACEVOLE":
Trivia Question #93: Which of these movies was based on the Elmore Leonard book "Rum Punch"?
Trivia Question #94: In 1803, the US bought 800,000 square miles of land at just three cents an acre. From whom did they buy it?
Trivia Question #95: Let them eat bread has been falsely attributed to what queen, who was just 11 years old when Jean-Jacques Rousseau coined the phrase in 1766?
Trivia Question #96: Which lasted longer ... the fighting in the Korean War or the TV series "MASH"?
Trivia Question #97: What does "homo sapiens" mean?
Trivia Question #98: What was Maggie's first word?
Trivia Question #99: Which country's flag is the inverse of the flag of the Red Cross?
Trivia Question #100: Who wrote: "When I am attacked by gloomy thoughts, nothing helps me so much as running to my books. They quickly absorb me and banish the clouds from my mind."
Trivia Question #101: Pick the word that describes the system of beliefs based on living in harmony with nature.
Trivia Question #102: All these people are noted writers as well as musicians except for:
Trivia Question #103: Which of these units of measure is longest?
Trivia Question #104: What is a boxer's problem if he is suffering from an effusion of blood into tissue, a common condition called ecchymosis?
Trivia Question #105: Where would you find a region known as the Maghreb?
Trivia Question #106: In the "Lord of the Flies" mock episode, what got caught beneath the break on the bus that caused Otto to crash?
Trivia Question #107: Why did the Pittsburgh Pirates become the Pittsburgh Steelers?
Trivia Question #108: On November 4, 1995, Ronni Kempler filmed the assassination of which world leader?
Trivia Question #109: Which of the following people was not a part of the all-star cast that recorded the 1984 hit "Do They Know It's Christmas"?
Trivia Question #110: Which animal did Ivan Pavlov train to salivate at the sound of a bell?
Trivia Question #111: Where on your tongue are the taste buds that detect sweet flavors?
Trivia Question #112: What comic strip gave us a Broadway show that featured such songs as "It's a Hard-Knock Life" and "Tomorrow"?
Trivia Question #113: After killing president Lincoln, how many days did John Wilkes Booth hide from the law?
Trivia Question #114: Caliph Harun ar-Rashid is described in the Arabian Nights, but where in "Arabia" did he rule?
Trivia Question #115: Who wrote "Anna Karenina"?
Trivia Question #116: Which of the following isn't a rodent, but is a semi-aquatic weasel?
Trivia Question #117: What was Hoover Dam formerly called?
Trivia Question #118: Who is known for blazing a trail through the Cumberland Gap?
Trivia Question #119: What was the original name for the song "Kashmir"?
Trivia Question #120: Choose life. Choose a job. Choose a career. Choose a family. Choose what part of the world as the setting for "Trainspotting"?
Trivia Question #121: What future president's wife and mother both died (of different causes) on February 14, 1884?
Trivia Question #122: As depicted in the Botticelli painting, how was Venus born?
Trivia Question #123: Who says, 'Where's that confounded bridge?', at the end of The Crunge?
Trivia Question #124: What strait separates the Nova Scotia mainland from Cape Breton?
Trivia Question #125: Pick the musical term for "Marked, accented":
Trivia Question #126: Bill Sidis ended up a $23-a-week clerk in a New York business firm who collected streetcar transfers. Why was this so odd?
Trivia Question #127: Who wrote "The Universe in a Nutshell"?
Trivia Question #128: What was the first Stones album released on Rolling Stones Records,in 71?
Trivia Question #129: As of 1998, how many independent states of the world did the U.S. Department of State recognize?
Trivia Question #130: In what city is the red light district known as "The Combat Zone"?
Trivia Question #131: What is the word for a grouping of elephant Seals?
Trivia Question #132: The record "Up The Yellow Brick Road" by The Salsoul Orchestra is from which year?
Trivia Question #133: What Canadian actor is the great-grandson of Prime Minister Sir John Abbott?
Trivia Question #134: How many bushels are there in a peck?
Trivia Question #135: It played there after all. In 2001, what city renamed a street Richard Pryor Place in honor of the homegrown comedian?
Trivia Question #136: Who is famous for their Pressure-Volume Law?
Trivia Question #137: In 1984, what animal's heart was transplanted into Baby Fae?
Trivia Question #138: The twins Jenna and Barbara were named in 1981 for their grandmothers. Who was their dad?
Trivia Question #139: Pick the date this occurred: Atomic bomb dropped on Nagasaki.
Trivia Question #140: Which could be described as an act of obeisance?
Trivia Question #141: Which president was nicknamed "The Little Magician"?
Trivia Question #142: From what country was Rodger Bacon?
Trivia Question #143: How many numbered balls do most bingo halls use?
Trivia Question #144: Which is the most densely populated state in the U.S.?
Trivia Question #145: The brimless hat called the fez is named for the city of Fez in what country?
Trivia Question #146: Who picks the next pope?
Trivia Question #147: Who wrote: "Being a woman is a terribly difficult task, since it consists principally in dealing with men."
Trivia Question #148: Which of these is not a number, but is a type of formal ball?
Trivia Question #149: Where is the Scotia Plate?
Trivia Question #150: What old state would you find between New Hampshire and New Brunswick?
Trivia Question #151: Who was sailing on the Antelope in 1699 when he found an island of tiny people in the Indian Ocean, southwest of Sumatra?
Trivia Question #152: What country's parliament temporarily moved to a local nature museum after a 1916 fire?
Trivia Question #153: From 1968 to 1980, the Summer Olympics were held in four cities whose names begin with which letter?
Trivia Question #154: What movie features Diane Keaton, Jessica Lange & Sissy Spacek as three eccentric sisters?
Trivia Question #155: Paper has been traced to AD 105, where it was in use in which present-day country?
Trivia Question #156: Who lusted for Uriah's wife Bathsheba, and eventually sent poor Uriah off to be killed in battle?
Trivia Question #157: Which part of your car supplies a mixture of fuel and air to the engine?
Trivia Question #158: Speed skater Eric Heiden went pro, not in speed skating, but in what sport?
Trivia Question #159: Which country is adjacent to Panama?
Trivia Question #160: What was the first American TV series to film an entire episode in the USSR?
Trivia Question #161: Delirium tremens is a condition caused by:
Trivia Question #162: Jennifer Love Hewitt starred in the briefly run "Time of Your Life," a sequel from what show?
Trivia Question #163: In 1989, why was a World Series game postponed at Candlestick Park?
Trivia Question #164: We may be microscopic, but we form the first link in the aquatic food chain. You may not find us very appetizing, though, since our sides are made of silica, or glass. Who are we?
Trivia Question #165: When 'In the Garden of Eden' (actually 'In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida' by rock group Iron Butterfly) started to play in church, what did Homer say to Marge?
Trivia Question #166: Which group started as a backup band for Linda Ronstadt?
Trivia Question #167: How many Comets did Bill Haley fly with?
Trivia Question #168: Since at least 1818, North America's longest-running sporting event has been held on Quidi Vidi Lake. In what city is Regatta Day a municipal holiday?
Trivia Question #169: Pick the company that has the slogan "When You're Comfortable, You Can Do Anything"
Trivia Question #170: Who is playing airhockey while Homer is in heaven walking with and talking to God about the meaning of life?
Trivia Question #171: What do people with bruxism do?
Trivia Question #172: Early guns took so long to load and fire that bows and arrows - in trained hands - were how many times more efficient?
Trivia Question #173: Which "Dream" film starred Dennis Quaid?
Trivia Question #174: Besides "Whole Lotta Love", what was Led Zeppelin's other song that broke the top 15?
Trivia Question #175: The term "Suprematist" is associated with this founding father of abstract art:
Trivia Question #176: Which member of the British royal family served in the Falklands War?
Trivia Question #177: Who became the oldest winners at the Masters when he took his sixth title in 1986 at age 46?
Trivia Question #178: Built on the grounds of a 19th-century chocolate factory, where would you find Ghiradelli Square?
Trivia Question #179: In "Grease Two" what does Stephanie want in a boyfriend?
Trivia Question #180: Of what are the upper clouds of Venus mostly composed?
Trivia Question #181: In which Star Wars movie can wookies, ET's ancestors and, reputably, the creature from "Alien," be seen in a senate chamber?
Trivia Question #182: What NBA team did future senator Bill Bradley join after studying at Oxford as a Rhodes Scholar?
Trivia Question #183: Begun by Sultan Muhammad II in 1459, the palace complex of Topkapi Sarayi is in which city?
Trivia Question #184: As of 2000, what six-foot-four giant was the tallest person ever elected president of the United States?
Trivia Question #185: Suddenly, Susan and Just Shoot Me were both set in what work environment?
Trivia Question #186: In 2001, "Liverpool Sound Collage" earned which non-alternative rock star a Grammy nomination for Best Alternative Album?
Trivia Question #187: What do you add to New England clam chowder to get Manhattan clam chowder?
Trivia Question #188: The first Housing and Urban Development secretary was also the first African American in cabinet. Who was named to that post in 1966?
Trivia Question #189: Before he died in 1973, what was the nickname of Grateful Dead keyboardist Ron McKernan?
Trivia Question #190: Before they were famous Mahatma Gandhi, Winston Churchill and Louis Botha were all at the Battle of Spioenkop, during what war?
Trivia Question #191: With the slogan "Above Us Only Sky," Liverpool's airport was renamed for which of the Beatles?
Trivia Question #192: Pick the musical term for "Very lively, with extreme vivacity":
Trivia Question #193: By what name is conjunctivitis better known?
Trivia Question #194: What would you use a beta blocker for?
Trivia Question #195: When would somebody use the French, Sicilian and Nimzoindian Defenses?
Trivia Question #196: What name is given to a cloud of gas and dust in interstellar space?
Trivia Question #197: When the game begins, what piece sits on all four corners of a chess board?
Trivia Question #198: What is the principal and official language of Brazil?
Trivia Question #199: The children's classics "Trumpet of the Swan" and "Charlotte's Web" are by:
Trivia Question #200: What was Thomas Edison's middle name?


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