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Fun Facts Quiz 13

A quiz on words with the sub-word "box". 10 Questions.

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Which is not a possible occasion to celebrate "Boxing Day" which falls on December 26?

  • A pugilistic competition.
  • Employees receiving gifts (X'mas boxes) from employers.
  • Church "Alms Box" opened and distributed.
  • The Feast of St. Stephen celebration.

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"Pandora's Box" is an artifact in which mythology?

  • Dutch
  • Roman
  • Greek
  • Mesopotamian

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In aviation, what is usually the colour of the aircraft's "Black Box"?

  • Yellow
  • Orange
  • Blue
  • Green

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Who was the main inventor of the "jukebox" in 1890? (clue: Sun King of France)

  • Thomas Edison
  • Hobart Niblack
  • Justus Seeburg
  • Louis Glass

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What was the cause of the "Boxer Rebellion" in China between 1898 and 1900? (clue: system of units)

  • An anti-Kuomintang uprising.
  • An anti-imperialist uprising.
  • An anti-monarchist uprising.
  • An anti-Japanese uprising.

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What is the nationality of the current World Heavyweight Boxing champion, Wladimir Klitschko? (clue: country capital Kiev)

  • Ukrainian
  • Russian
  • Uzbek
  • Canadian

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What is the genre of the 2009 film "The Box" starring Cameron Diaz and James Marsden? (clue: nightmare)

  • Comedy
  • Action
  • Horror
  • Adventure

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The company, Box Inc. (HQ @ Los Altos, California) is involved in which type of industry? (clue: cloud computing biz)

  • Chemical
  • Technology
  • Real Estate
  • Education

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What is a "boxcar" used in North America to carry general freight? (clue: covered wagon; goods van)

  • A box-shaped Ford car
  • A station wagon
  • An estate car
  • A railroad car

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And finally, which is the stand-up combat sport historically developed from karate, Muay Thai and Western boxing? (clue: quiz subject)

  • "Kickboxing"
  • "Shin-kicking"
  • "Defendu"
  • "Taekwondo"