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Another G. K. Quiz

A test of twelve tidbits of trivial bits of information. 12 Questions.

 
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Who was the first person to send an electrical signal through a wire?

  • Thomas Edison
  • Benjamin Franklin
  • Guglielmo Marconi
  • William Gilbert

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What were the Beatles once called?

  • The Bosstones
  • The Mod Beats
  • Liverpool Lads
  • Johnny and the Moondogs

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Folk singing trio Peter, Paul and Mary's song "Puff the Magic Dragon" is about smoking pot. Is this True or False?

  • True
  • False
  • ?????
  • ?????

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What is the name of the hill the famous Hollywood sign sits on top of overlooking Los Angeles?

  • Mt. Redondo
  • Mt. Charles
  • Mt. Lee
  • Mt. Compton

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What year was consumer sales service eBay founded?

  • 1995
  • 1997
  • 2000
  • 2003

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What was the flight number of the Korean Airlines Boeing 747 shot down in Russian airspace in 1983?

  • 007
  • 103
  • 507
  • 703

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What English astronomer was Halley's comet named after?

  • William Halley
  • Peter Halley
  • Edmund Halley
  • Jonathan Halley

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"A lot can happen in the middle of nowhere." is a tagline from which movie?

  • "Delieverance"
  • "Fargo"
  • "Sahara"
  • "Jurassic Park"

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What term is used to describe the triple play of a goal, an assist and a fight in a single hockey match?

  • A Heinrich Maneuver
  • A Triple Orr
  • A Boston Blitz
  • A Howe Hat Trick

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Brad Pitts' first job was dancing in a chicken suit outside of what chicken franchise?

  • Popeye's
  • El Pollo Loco
  • Roscoe's Chicken and Waffles
  • Kentucky Fried Chicken

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How much was the late fee that inspired Reed Hastings to start Netflix?

  • $40.
  • $50.
  • $60.
  • $70.

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What year were the remains of the Titanic discovered?

  • 1985
  • 1991
  • 1995
  • 2000

 

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