Take A Short Trivia Quiz On General Knowledge Skills!

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Take A Short Trivia Quiz On General Knowledge Skills!

Are you any good with general knowledge? For this quiz, you should know what an almanac is, where information is typically discovered, different types of searches, and the difference between author, title, or call number, which can be determined on a library card. This quiz will demonstrate your ability to learn and understand general knowledge. All the best.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Where do I look to find:Bare facts and statistics about a country?
    • A. 

      Encyclopedia

    • B. 

      Dictionary

    • C. 

      Almanac

    • D. 

      Atlas

  • 2. 
    A chart giving the birth and death date of John Lennon?
    • A. 

      Encyclopedia

    • B. 

      Dictionary

    • C. 

      Almanac

    • D. 

      Atlas

  • 3. 
    If "shroud" is a noun, verb, adverb, adjective, etc?
    • A. 

      Encyclopedia

    • B. 

      Dictionary

    • C. 

      Almanac

    • D. 

      Atlas

  • 4. 
    A long detailed description of a country?
    • A. 

      Encyclopedia

    • B. 

      Dictionary

    • C. 

      Almanac

    • D. 

      Atlas

  • 5. 
    Events and progress of the previous year?
    • A. 

      Encyclopedia

    • B. 

      Dictionary

    • C. 

      Almanac

    • D. 

      Atlas

  • 6. 
    The locations of cities, states and rivers?
    • A. 

      Encyclopedia

    • B. 

      Dictionary

    • C. 

      Almanac

    • D. 

      Atlas

  • 7. 
    The plural form of a word?
    • A. 

      Encyclopedia

    • B. 

      Dictionary

    • C. 

      Almanac

    • D. 

      Atlas

  • 8. 
    Last year's winners of the Academy Awards?
    • A. 

      Encyclopedia

    • B. 

      Dictionary

    • C. 

      Almanac

    • D. 

      Atlas

  • 9. 
    The voting statistics for the previous year?
    • A. 

      Encyclopedia

    • B. 

      Dictionary

    • C. 

      Almanac

    • D. 

      Atlas

  • 10. 
    The longitude and latitude of Irwin, PA?
    • A. 

      Encyclopedia

    • B. 

      Dictionary

    • C. 

      Almanac

    • D. 

      Atlas

  • 11. 
    Information for a report on the Lewis & Clark Expedition?
    • A. 

      Encyclopedia

    • B. 

      Dictionary

    • C. 

      Almanac

    • D. 

      Atlas

  • 12. 
    How to pronounce the word "cygnet"?
    • A. 

      Encyclopedia

    • B. 

      Dictionary

    • C. 

      Almanac

    • D. 

      Atlas

  • 13. 
    Who was last year's winner of the Stanley Cup?
    • A. 

      Encyclopedia

    • B. 

      Dictionary

    • C. 

      Almanac

    • D. 

      Atlas

  • 14. 
    How and why the Library of Congress was started?
    • A. 

      Encyclopedia

    • B. 

      Dictionary

    • C. 

      Almanac

    • D. 

      Atlas

  • 15. 
    What type of search would you use to look for:Creech, Sharon
    • A. 

      Author

    • B. 

      Title

    • C. 

      Subject/Keyword

    • D. 

      Call Number

    • E. 

      Series Title

  • 16. 
    Mystery
    • A. 

      Author

    • B. 

      Title

    • C. 

      Subject/Keyword

    • D. 

      Call Number

    • E. 

      Series Title

  • 17. 
    Polar Express
    • A. 

      Author

    • B. 

      Title

    • C. 

      Subject/Keyword

    • D. 

      Call Number

    • E. 

      Series Title

  • 18. 
    Series of Unfortunate Events, The
    • A. 

      Author

    • B. 

      Title

    • C. 

      Subject/Keyword

    • D. 

      Call Number

    • E. 

      Series Title

  • 19. 
    Artemis Fowl: the Eternity Code
    • A. 

      Author

    • B. 

      Title

    • C. 

      Subject/Keyword

    • D. 

      Call Number

    • E. 

      Series Title

  • 20. 
    Colfer, Eoin
    • A. 

      Author

    • B. 

      Title

    • C. 

      Subject/Keyword

    • D. 

      Call Number

    • E. 

      Series Title

  • 21. 
    FIC COL
    • A. 

      Author

    • B. 

      Title

    • C. 

      Subject/Keyword

    • D. 

      Call Number

    • E. 

      Series Title

  • 22. 
    Fantasy
    • A. 

      Author

    • B. 

      Title

    • C. 

      Subject/Keyword

    • D. 

      Call Number

    • E. 

      Series Title

  • 23. 
    398.2 SAN
    • A. 

      Author

    • B. 

      Title

    • C. 

      Subject/Keyword

    • D. 

      Call Number

    • E. 

      Series Title

  • 24. 
    Can EBSCO databases be used to locate online magazine articles?
  • 25. 
    Can EBSCO databases be used to find books in our library?
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