QuickTrivia.com Trivia Questions
|This is the Trivia Question Compendium for QuickTrivia.com. To see the trivia, please go here: QuickTrivia.com.|
QuickTrivia has the best trivia anywhere! With over 100,000 questions in our trivia library, we have animal trivia, geography trivia, sports trivia, science trivia, movie trivia, television trivia, history trivia, nature trivia, and odd trivia, just to name a few. You can play chalenge trivia, non-stop trivia, random trivia, or make your own custom trivia tests.|
Login and keep a permanent score- you can even make it into our Trivia High Score Hall Of Fame!
Trivia Question #1: Noting "I'm not a fluffy bunny sort of person at all," what "Watership Down" author once urged a cyanide kill of rabbits in South Downs?
Trivia Question #2: What former editor of the Peterborough Examiner helped found the Stratford Festival?
Trivia Question #3: In August 1969, who performed an incendiary version of "The Star Spangled Banner" at Woodstock?
Trivia Question #4: What character inspired masterpieces by both Mozart and Byron?
Trivia Question #5: Name the first Led Zeppelin album to be released on the Swan Song label.
Trivia Question #6: What electrical appliance was featured on the Sgt. Pepper album cover?
Trivia Question #7: What is the oldest hamburger chain restaurant in the United States?
Trivia Question #8: Where did Cleopatra's Needles come from?
Trivia Question #9: Pick the company that has the slogan "The Ultimate Defense Against Weather."
Trivia Question #10: Of the 42 men who have been president of the United States, as of 2001, how many have been lawyers?
Trivia Question #11: In "The Good, The Bad and the Ugly," which one was Clint Eastwood?
Trivia Question #12: What is mainland Africa's smallest country?
Trivia Question #13: In 1954, whom did Billboard name as the eighth ... the eighth! ... most promising "hillbilly artist" of the year?
Trivia Question #14: Family Plot, a 1976 movie about a fake psychic, was which director's last movie?
Trivia Question #15: Which of Britain's composite nations is not represented on the Union Jack?
Trivia Question #16: What North African capital did the Romans call Icosium, and do the Arabs today call Al Jazair?
Trivia Question #17: For which of these movies did Ingrid Bergman not win an Academy Award?
Trivia Question #18: This famous athletic drink was actually invented by urologists at the University of Florida:
Trivia Question #19: What is both the highest number on a dartboard and the number of opening moves in chess?
Trivia Question #20: Which country lies directly to the east of Iraq?
Trivia Question #21: Does Canada own the North Pole?
Trivia Question #22: Where and when did Sheikh Musharrif ud-din Sadi live?
Trivia Question #23: In November 1999, what did outfielder Shawn Green ask for when the Toronto Blue Jays traded him?
Trivia Question #24: Who was the first president who had no vice-president?
Trivia Question #25: What is the official language of the South American republic of Suriname?
Trivia Question #26: More than 4 million copies were sold of Arthur Golden's "Memoirs of" Sayuri. What did Sayuri do for a living?
Trivia Question #27: By what name was California-born Iva Ikuko Toguri D'Aquino been better known?
Trivia Question #28: In 1984, Winston and Julia are split up and sent where after they're caught?
Trivia Question #29: And he shall fight on the beaches. Who was the first person made an honorary citizen of the United States?
Trivia Question #30: Who are the only three players to accumulate three Super Bowl interceptions?
Trivia Question #31: Which country is also called Cymru?
Trivia Question #32: The band leaves Saturday on a coast-to-coast tour in support of _______ new album.
Trivia Question #33: The first PM to move into 24 Sussex Drive did so in 1951. Who was this?
Trivia Question #34: Pick the musical term for "Fr. Left":
Trivia Question #35: What do nictitating women do to you?
Trivia Question #36: Talk about cat crazy! The Lions play pro football and the Tigers play pro baseball in what city?
Trivia Question #37: Pick the musical term for "Passionately":
Trivia Question #38: Many believe that the four suits in a deck of cards reflects French medieval society. If so, what do the spades represent?
Trivia Question #39: Who surrendered aboard the HMS Bellerophon on July 15, 1815?
Trivia Question #40: Which of these animals has a four-chambered heart?
Trivia Question #41: Who wrote "The Odessa File"?
Trivia Question #42: From which state would a Cornhusker come from?
Trivia Question #43: The Deep End of the Ocean was the first book picked by Oprah's book club. Who wrote it?
Trivia Question #44: Where did the Shah of Iran die in 1980?
Trivia Question #45: Which famous writer was not alive in 1940?
Trivia Question #46: Where and when did Francois Rabelais live?
Trivia Question #47: The highest mountain peak in the continental United States is located in this state:
Trivia Question #48: Which of these unseen characters "appeared" on Magnum PI?
Trivia Question #49: Lyrics from whose novel, "The Ground Beneath Her Feet," became a U2 song?
Trivia Question #50: According to a recent article in Men's Health magazine, the average man's what are 25.4 cm apart?
Trivia Question #51: What color is a palomino?
Trivia Question #52: By definition, what is most likely to be cerulean?
Trivia Question #53: Who wrote: "I have nothing but contempt for the kind of governor who is afraid, to follow the course that he knows is best for the State; and as for the man who sets private friendship above the public welfare - I have no use for him either."
Trivia Question #54: Which imaginary place is not in the stories of the Arabian Nights?
Trivia Question #55: Jesus fed the 5000 with 5 loaves of bread and how many fish?
Trivia Question #56: This man directed films of "Hamlet," "Romeo and Juliet" and "The Taming of the Shrew":
Trivia Question #57: Where in the contiguous 48 United States will you find the area of the greatest average precipitation from May through October?
Trivia Question #58: What is the only Spanish-speaking country in Africa?
Trivia Question #59: In the song "Twelve Days of Christmas," how many golden rings do you get from your true love?
Trivia Question #60: What is separated by the Strait of Hormuz?
Trivia Question #61: Which of the Beatles put up 2 million pounds of his own money to produce "Life of Brian," a Monty Python movie?
Trivia Question #62: Which fashion designer introduced the New Look in 1947 and the Sack Look in the 1950s?
Trivia Question #63: In what state would you find the Bering Time Zone?
Trivia Question #64: What kind of cow has black and white spots?
Trivia Question #65: How many horizontal lines would you find in a standard music staff?
Trivia Question #66: Pick the musical term for "Tenderly":
Trivia Question #67: Muslims think the fruit of knowledge was a banana. Christians think it was an apple. But who ate it first?
Trivia Question #68: What does somebody with triskadekaphobia fear?
Trivia Question #69: How many records made up the album The Concert for Bangladesh?
Trivia Question #70: Which song: "There he is/ fast asleep/ He's just/ a little plaything"?
Trivia Question #71: He's a bad ... shut yo' mouth! What was Shaft's first name?
Trivia Question #72: Which of these cities does not share its name with a 1970s rock band?
Trivia Question #73: Fill in the inscription: 'Thermopylae had its messengers of defeat. ________ had none.'
Trivia Question #74: Which French writer was actually black, his grandmother having been a slave in the Dominican Republic?
Trivia Question #75: The largest seeds come from this kind of plant:
Trivia Question #76: In August 1999, Jose Bove became famous after committing what crime in Millau, France?
Trivia Question #77: A sorcerer's magic wand reputedly derives its power from:
Trivia Question #78: Of which country was Robert Menzies prime minister for all but eight years between 1939 and 1966?
Trivia Question #79: In the 1980s, Lawrence Tureaud had his moment of fleeting fame. Who is he?
Trivia Question #80: In which harbor was the U.S. battleship Maine sunk in 1898, which led to the Spanish-American war?
Trivia Question #81: Before becoming a princess, what did Diana Spencer do for a living?
Trivia Question #82: Do not pass go. Which board game briefly became a TV game show, hosted by Michael Reilly, in the summer of 1990?
Trivia Question #83: Who was the first president to be separately elected under the XIIth amendment?
Trivia Question #84: Traditionally served on Hannukak, what are latkes?
Trivia Question #85: Apulia is the "heel" of what peninsula?
Trivia Question #86: What flower is called "nature's litmus test" because it grows blue in acidic soil and pink in alkaline soil?
Trivia Question #87: Who wrote: "Annual income twenty pounds, annual expenditure nineteen six, result happiness. Annual income twenty pounds, annual expenditure twenty pound ought and six, result misery."
Trivia Question #88: Which Triple Crown race has been held since 1873 at Pimlico, near Baltimore?
Trivia Question #89: Walter Burley Griffin designed Canberra, which is now the capital of which country?
Trivia Question #90: What punishment did Richard Nixon receive for his role in Watergate?
Trivia Question #91: These women writers are all known for their science fiction novels except:
Trivia Question #92: On a movie set, who works on the sound effects?
Trivia Question #93: What are the Flanders' children's names?
Trivia Question #94: What is the word for a grouping of curlews?
Trivia Question #95: Pick the company that has the slogan "Defy Obstacles."
Trivia Question #96: What was the final score of the baseball game in which the Mighty Casey struck out, causing no joy in Mudville?
Trivia Question #97: In 2000, Chelsea Clinton dated a Stanford swimmer named Jeremy Kane. What else had Kane done for a living?
Trivia Question #98: Pick the musical term for "The speed and Ad Lib manner are left to the performer":
Trivia Question #99: Which of these animals mates for life?
Trivia Question #100: Who won the 1968 U.S. Open tennis championship while serving as an active lieutenant in the U.S. Army?
Trivia Question #101: Used to polish metal, emery is an impure variety of what mineral?
Trivia Question #102: Helsinki is the capital of which country ?
Trivia Question #103: Pick the musical term for "Gentle, smooth":
Trivia Question #104: Who won an Oscar for a role in LA Confidential, in which her character impersonates Veronica Lake?
Trivia Question #105: In 1980s TV, what business was the Sugarbakers firm in?
Trivia Question #106: Which superhero's Rogue's Gallery includes Captain Cold, the Mirror Master, the Weather Wizard and the Trickster?
Trivia Question #107: From whose blood did Pegasus spring?
Trivia Question #108: Which adjective describes something that is pipe-shaped?
Trivia Question #109: Who once said, "The Montreal Olympics can no more have a deficit than a man can have a baby"?
Trivia Question #110: Who wrote: "It is useless to attempt to reason a man out of a thing he was never reasoned into."
Trivia Question #111: What was the last of the 19th Century tea clipper ships?
Trivia Question #112: Who starred in all these movies: 'Made in America', 'The Color Purple', and 'Eddie'?
Trivia Question #113: If you live out in the suburbs, your life is a lot easier thanks to something that a Brit named Edwin Budding invented in 1830. What?
Trivia Question #114: In theory at least, who was the first First Lady who could have cast a presidential vote for her husband?
Trivia Question #115: What NHL team won the Stanley Cup in the team's first year of existence?
Trivia Question #116: Supposedly, Richard Bachman wrote such books as "Thinner" and "The Running Man." Who actually wrote those books?
Trivia Question #117: Which poem includes the lines "Let us go then, you and I/When the evening is spread out against the sky/Like a patient etherized upon a table"?
Trivia Question #118: From a place in this country, you can spot both the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans:
Trivia Question #119: In "The Philadelphia Story," Katharine Hepburn played socialite Tracy Lord. But who was the real Traci Lords?
Trivia Question #120: Pick the musical term for "More":
Trivia Question #121: In "Lady Windermere's Fan," who wrote that he could "resist anything except temptation"?
Trivia Question #122: Pick the company that has the slogan "Sooner Or Later, You'll own _______(s)."
Trivia Question #123: Who wrote: "It is easy to go down into Hell; night and day, the gates of dark Death stand wide; but to climb back again, to retrace one's steps to the upper air - there's the rub, the task."
Trivia Question #124: How many time zones does Canada have?
Trivia Question #125: After Citation became the fourth horse in eight years to win the Triple Crown, racing fans had to wait 25 years for what horse to next win the Crown?
Trivia Question #126: Since 1974, what adjective has come before the name of the largely unrecognized "Republic of North Cyprus"?
Trivia Question #127: Before becoming baseball commissioner, Bud Selig moved the Seattle Pilots to what city?
Trivia Question #128: Who recorded "My Sweet Lord" in 1971?
Trivia Question #129: Popular at raves, what are "nootropics"?
Trivia Question #130: Named for the Tunisian town near which the sequences were filmed, what was Luke Skywalker's home planet?
Trivia Question #131: For which family was Alice Nelson the maid?
Trivia Question #132: The pair of electrons shared between two atoms are called the ________.
Trivia Question #133: What does a parrot named Polynesia teach Dr. John Dolittle?
Trivia Question #134: What are boggarts, bogles and brownies?
Trivia Question #135: In the lyrics of the 1963 Beatles song "I Saw Her Standing There," "she was just" how old?
Trivia Question #136: As of 2001, where are the headquarters of Coca-Cola?
Trivia Question #137: Which bird's feathers turn white during the winter?
Trivia Question #138: Who wrote: "Praising what is lost Makes the remembrance dear."
Trivia Question #139: What is a Haboob?
Trivia Question #140: One of the first documentaries was Nanook of the North, a silent movie that Robert Flaherty shot for a fur company. Nanook was an Inuit, but what does "nanuq" mean in the Inuit language?
Trivia Question #141: As Erica Jong might tell you, aviophobia can be addressed with relaxation techniques. What is it?
Trivia Question #142: Someone who mends pots and pans is called a:
Trivia Question #143: What does the H stand for in management organizations called HMOs?
Trivia Question #144: What was unusual about Robert Gibson, the husband of US astronaut Margaret Rhea Seddon?
Trivia Question #145: The 1999 movie 'Bicentennial Man' is based on a short story by what science fiction author?
Trivia Question #146: Max Baer, Junior, played Jethro on "The Beverly Hillbillies." Who was Max Baer, Senior?
Trivia Question #147: What is Billingsgate, UK known for?
Trivia Question #148: Jesus Christ was crucified at Golgotha, also known as Calvary. What is the etymological origin of both place names?
Trivia Question #149: What US state is most of Death Valley in?
Trivia Question #150: Whom does the International Romani Union represent at the United Nations?
Trivia Question #151: What was the main type of transportation used by the Bedouin nomads?
Trivia Question #152: Who wrote the light-hearted "Breakfast at Tiffany's" and the deadly serious "In Cold Blood"?
Trivia Question #153: Long before the Tennessee Titans, another city hosted a team named the Titans. Which city was it?
Trivia Question #154: Which 1961 movie featured the Academy-Award-winning song "Moon River"?
Trivia Question #155: Noted for splashing water, Songkran is a Thai festival. What does it celebrate?
Trivia Question #156: Which city is closest in latitude to Tokyo?
Trivia Question #157: What city in Lombardy is the second most populated in Italy?
Trivia Question #158: In what movie do you hear this exchange? "Surely you can't be serious." "I am serious, and don't call me Shirley"?
Trivia Question #159: Which of the following variants on Bill Clinton's name is a spoonerism?
Trivia Question #160: In Greek mythology, what is the fate of Actaeon after he sees Artemis bathing?
Trivia Question #161: What Australian was nominated for Oscars for directing "Witness" and "Dead Poets Society"?
Trivia Question #162: What future "Pulp Fiction" star stopped shilling for Seagram Golden Wine Coolers after he was arrested for drunk driving?
Trivia Question #163: Who wrote: "A little more than kin, and less than kind."
Trivia Question #164: In the 1880s, where did the Thomas Cook & Son travel agency send General Charles Gordon's army?
Trivia Question #165: Chemist Karl Karlovich Klaus named the element ruthenium for Ruthenia. Where is Ruthenia?
Trivia Question #166: Pick the musical term for "The beginning (Da Capo - From the beginning)":
Trivia Question #167: Which river carries the most water to sea?
Trivia Question #168: A really good coffee is named for Kona. Where is Kona?
Trivia Question #169: Who was playwright Arthur Miller's second wife?
Trivia Question #170: Generally, what does the symbol "&" mean?
Trivia Question #171: Translated back into the Greek, what does the word "utopia" mean?
Trivia Question #172: What city's WHA team was the cartoon enemy of its future NHL team?
Trivia Question #173: What were the movies "Victory of Faith" and "Triumph of the Will" about?
Trivia Question #174: What is the largest country in Africa?
Trivia Question #175: Where would you have found the Minoan civilization?
Trivia Question #176: Where was the Songhai empire?
Trivia Question #177: What is the least populous country in South America?
Trivia Question #178: Define this musical term: "LARGO":
Trivia Question #179: What swashbuckler died in 1959 in Vancouver, after filming a pro-Castro movie called "Cuban Rebel Girls"?
Trivia Question #180: Who was "the marching band" in American Pie?
Trivia Question #181: Until it was torn down in June 1989, where would you have found a statue called the Goddess of Democracy?
Trivia Question #182: Who wrote: "The strongest man in the world is he who stands alone."
Trivia Question #183: Who was the first British writer to win the Nobel Prize in Literature?
Trivia Question #184: Stop "harp"-ing on me, you "grouch." Which of these wasn't a Marx Brother?
Trivia Question #185: As a way of proving his faith in God, whom did Abraham nearly sacrifice?
Trivia Question #186: If you suffer from ailurophobia, what do you fear?
Trivia Question #187: What First Lady won a spoken-word Grammy for "It Takes a Village," the audio version of her best-selling book?
Trivia Question #188: Who was the author of the book "The Tin Drum"?
Trivia Question #189: He was rumored to be engaged to Monica Lewinsky, but actually married Drew Barrymore. Who is he?
Trivia Question #190: In 1961, what Hollywood celebrity founded the Los Angeles (now Anaheim) Angels?
Trivia Question #191: Which state is home to the towns of Geneva-on-the-Lake and Mentor-on-the-Lake?
Trivia Question #192: Ben Lomond is a mountain in all but?
Trivia Question #193: He must have been popular on ancient college campuses. Who was the Greek god of wine?
Trivia Question #194: In which service did Rimsky-Korsakov serve?
Trivia Question #195: Yorkshire pudding, the British go-along with roast beef, is similar to an American:
Trivia Question #196: On the 1990s TV series Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman, Dr. Quinn goes by what male-sounding nickname?
Trivia Question #197: Which player holds the record for most consecutive games with a touchdown?
Trivia Question #198: Debra Winger is a veteran of which country's military?
Trivia Question #199: Define this musical term: "PRESTO":
Trivia Question #200: Someone known as a finagler is one who:
Also featuring trivia on TV, music, kid, sports, history, movie, free, baseball, football trivia, basketball, trivia game quizzes, trivia, quiz, games, quizes, useless, facts, factoid, information, forum, fun, ,quiz, trivia quiz, science, triva, quizes, qiz.