Question On Fifteen Minutes Of Fame

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  • 1. 

    Who, of the following, is famous for being Ivana and Donald Trump's daughter?

    • A.

      Carolene Trump

    • B.

      Sydney Trump

    • C.

      Rimono Trump

    • D.

      Ivanka Trump

    Correct Answer
    D. Ivanka Trump
    Explanation
    Ivanka Trump is famous for being the daughter of Ivana and Donald Trump. She is a businesswoman, author, and former model. Ivanka has been involved in various business ventures and has also worked as an advisor to her father during his presidency. She is well-known for her role in the Trump Organization and her appearances on the reality TV show "The Apprentice." Ivanka Trump has gained significant media attention and has become a prominent figure in politics and business.

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  • 2. 

    Who became famous for being Heidi Montag's boyfriend on the TV show "The Hills"?

    • A.

      Spencer Scott

    • B.

      Spencer Shelly

    • C.

      Spencer Pratt

    • D.

      Spencer Tracy

    Correct Answer
    C. Spencer Pratt
    Explanation
    Spencer Pratt became famous for being Heidi Montag's boyfriend on the TV show "The Hills".

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  • 3. 

    Who is the daughter of Lionel Richie who became famous as Paris Hilton's business partner?

    • A.

      Nicole Richie

    • B.

      Veronica Richie

    • C.

      Carol Richie

    • D.

      Betty Richie

    Correct Answer
    A. Nicole Richie
    Explanation
    Nicole Richie is the daughter of Lionel Richie and she gained fame as Paris Hilton's business partner.

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  • 4. 

    Whose sex video with American singer Ray J made her famous in 2007?

    • A.

      Paris Hilton

    • B.

      Lindsay Lohan

    • C.

      Anna Nicole Smith

    • D.

      Kim Kardashian

    Correct Answer
    D. Kim Kardashian
    Explanation
    Kim Kardashian became famous in 2007 due to the release of her sex tape with American singer Ray J. The video gained significant media attention and propelled Kardashian into the spotlight, leading to her rise in popularity and subsequent success in various industries, including reality television and fashion.

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  • 5. 

    Who, among the following, is famously known for his two-year marriage to Britney Spears?

    • A.

      Kevin Federline

    • B.

      Kevin Rooney

    • C.

      Kevin Campbell

    • D.

      Kevin Ferdinand

    Correct Answer
    A. Kevin Federline
    Explanation
    Kevin Federline is famously known for his two-year marriage to Britney Spears.

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  • 6. 

    Who received media attention in 2006 when he was shot by Dick Cheney while hunting?

    • A.

      Harry Belafonte

    • B.

      Harry Whittington

    • C.

      Harry Capone

    • D.

      Harry Houdini

    Correct Answer
    B. Harry Whittington
    Explanation
    In 2006, Harry Whittington received media attention when he was accidentally shot by Dick Cheney while they were hunting. This incident garnered significant media coverage due to Cheney's prominent position as the Vice President of the United States at the time. The incident sparked debates and discussions about hunting safety and the responsibilities of public figures.

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  • 7. 

    Who, along with Merle Ginsberg, authored "Your Heiress Diary: Confess It All to Me"?

    • A.

      Paris Hilton

    • B.

      Yohane Banda

    • C.

      Cecily von Ziegesar

    • D.

      Kim Kardashian

    Correct Answer
    A. Paris Hilton
    Explanation
    Paris Hilton is the correct answer because she, along with Merle Ginsberg, authored the book "Your Heiress Diary: Confess It All to Me". This book is a diary-style guide that offers advice on fashion, beauty, and etiquette, drawing from Hilton's experiences as a socialite and heiress.

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  • 8. 

    Who, among the following, falsely confessed to murdering JonBenet Ramsey in 2006?

    • A.

      Greg Frey

    • B.

      Botha Collins

    • C.

      Harry Whittington

    • D.

      John Mark Karr

    Correct Answer
    D. John Mark Karr
    Explanation
    John Mark Karr falsely confessed to murdering JonBenet Ramsey in 2006. This confession gained significant media attention at the time. However, it was later determined that his confession was not credible, as there was no evidence linking him to the crime. Karr's false confession highlighted the challenges in high-profile criminal investigations and the need for thorough evidence before making conclusions.

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  • 9. 

    Who, in 2008, became the first woman to win an Indy car race?

    • A.

      Danica Patrick

    • B.

      Mollie Chapman

    • C.

      Nicole Hamilton

    • D.

      Irene Klinsman

    Correct Answer
    A. Danica Patrick
    Explanation
    In 2008, Danica Patrick became the first woman to win an Indy car race. This achievement was significant because it broke barriers and shattered gender stereotypes in the male-dominated world of motorsports. Patrick's victory showcased her exceptional driving skills and paved the way for other female racers to compete at the highest level. Her historic win marked a milestone in the sport and inspired aspiring female drivers around the world.

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  • 10. 

    Who is known for her role as Ray Charles's wife, Della Bea Robinson, in the film "Ray"?

    • A.

      Sienna Miller

    • B.

      Kerry Washington

    • C.

      Amy Argetsinger

    • D.

      Jessica Simpson

    Correct Answer
    B. Kerry Washington
    Explanation
    Kerry Washington is known for her role as Ray Charles's wife, Della Bea Robinson, in the film "Ray".

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  • 11. 

    Which American model was famous for advertising herself in billboards?

    • A.

      Kim Kardashian

    • B.

      Paris Hilton

    • C.

      Angelyne

    • D.

      Ivanka Trump

    Correct Answer
    C. Angelyne
    Explanation
    Angelyne is the correct answer because she was an American model who gained fame in the 1980s for advertising herself in billboards. She became known for her provocative and eye-catching billboards featuring her own image, which helped her gain public recognition and become a pop culture icon in Los Angeles.

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  • 12. 

    Who left "Dancing with the Stars" and filed for divorce from Craig Schelske in 2006?

    • A.

      Sara Jacob

    • B.

      Sara Simpson

    • C.

      Sara Evans

    • D.

      Sara Boucher

    Correct Answer
    C. Sara Evans
    Explanation
    Sara Evans is the correct answer because she left "Dancing with the Stars" and filed for divorce from Craig Schelske in 2006.

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  • 13. 

    Which Italian soccer star became famous when head-butted by Zinedine Zidane in 2006?

    • A.

      Marco Materazzi

    • B.

      Alessandro Nesta

    • C.

      Franco Baresi

    • D.

      Roberto Baggio

    Correct Answer
    A. Marco Materazzi
    Explanation
    In 2006, Zinedine Zidane infamously head-butted Marco Materazzi during the FIFA World Cup final, making Materazzi famous.

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  • 14. 

    Who allegedly provided Barry Bonds with performance enhancing drugs in 1998?

    • A.

      Greg Kraine

    • B.

      Greg Tiffin

    • C.

      Greg Russel

    • D.

      Greg Anderson

    Correct Answer
    D. Greg Anderson
    Explanation
    Greg Anderson allegedly provided Barry Bonds with performance enhancing drugs in 1998.

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  • 15. 

    Who gained notoriety in May 2006 for arranging child-bride marriages in America?

    • A.

      Warren Schuffer

    • B.

      Warren Anderson

    • C.

      Warren Huckler

    • D.

      Warren Jeffs

    Correct Answer
    D. Warren Jeffs
    Explanation
    Warren Jeffs gained notoriety in May 2006 for arranging child-bride marriages in America.

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  • 16. 

    Who was charged with felonies for her role in the HP spying scandal in 2006?

    • A.

      Hillary Lockyer

    • B.

      Patricia Dunn

    • C.

      Kathy Jahnke

    • D.

      Ann Baskins

    Correct Answer
    B. Patricia Dunn
    Explanation
    Patricia Dunn was charged with felonies for her role in the HP spying scandal in 2006. This scandal involved the illegal surveillance of board members, journalists, and employees to identify the source of boardroom leaks. Patricia Dunn, who was the chairwoman of HP at the time, authorized the investigation, which included methods such as pretexting (obtaining personal information under false pretenses). As a result of the scandal, Dunn resigned from her position and faced criminal charges, including conspiracy and identity theft.

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