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Factoids Quiz 125

More Trivial facts you are better off not knowing! 10 Questions.

 
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Published in 1920, which F. Scott Fitzgerald novel, contains the earliest recorded use of 'wicked' to mean 'cool' or 'good'?

  • "This Side of Paradise"
  • "The Beautiful and Damned"
  • "The Great Gatsby"
  • "Tender Is the Night"

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On average how many eggs does the average person eat in a year?

  • 100
  • 200
  • 300
  • 400

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What is the world's largest amphibian?

  • Marine toad
  • Olm
  • Goliath bullfrogs
  • Chinese giant salamander

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Approximately how many questions are asked per day by the average four year-old child?

  • 500
  • 400
  • 300
  • 200

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Which of the following occupations can be typed on just one line of a typewriter?

  • Puppeteer
  • Carpenter
  • Politician
  • Gasman

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Which city is also known as the "Granite City"?

  • Reykjavik, Iceland
  • Moscow, Russia
  • Aberdeen, Scotland
  • Waipahu, Honolulu

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To which gas can the aroma of ozone be compared?

  • Ammonia
  • Chlorine
  • Hydrogen Sulfide
  • Acetone

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Which ancient culture believed that a vein, the vena amoris, ran straight from the third finger of the left hand to the heart, and decided this would be a good place to wear a wedding ring?

  • Roman
  • Egyptian
  • Greek
  • Chinese

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During filming of the 2000 film "Gladiator" Russell Crowe became friends with Richard Harris, but who took an instant dislike to Crowe and at one point challenged him to a fight?

  • Oliver Reed
  • Joaquin Phoenix
  • John Shrapnel
  • David Hemmings

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In January 1955, Marian Anderson was the first black person to perform at which New York venue?

  • Brooklyn Academy of Music
  • Carnegie Hall
  • Madison Square Garden
  • The Metropolitan Opera

 

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