Do You Know About Charles Barkley?

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  • 1. 

    What team drafted Charles Barkley in the 1984 NBA draft?

    • A.

      Boston Celtics

    • B.

      Houston Rockets

    • C.

      Miami Heat

    • D.

      Philadelphia 76ers

    Correct Answer
    D. Philadelphia 76ers
    Explanation
    Charles Barkley was drafted by the Philadelphia 76ers in the 1984 NBA draft. The question asks which team drafted him, and the correct answer is the Philadelphia 76ers.

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  • 2. 

    In what film does NBA great Charles Barkley make a cameo appearance?

    • A.

      Swingers

    • B.

      Hot Shots Part Deux

    • C.

      Space Jam

    • D.

      Snatch

    Correct Answer
    C. Space Jam
    Explanation
    In the film Space Jam, NBA great Charles Barkley makes a cameo appearance.

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  • 3. 

    Which of these nicknames is NBA great Charles Barkley known by?

    • A.

      Human Highlight Reel

    • B.

      Big Guy

    • C.

      Chocolate Thunder

    • D.

      Sir Charles

    Correct Answer
    D. Sir Charles
    Explanation
    Charles Barkley is known by the nickname "Sir Charles." This nickname was given to him during his NBA career and has since become widely recognized. The nickname "Sir Charles" reflects Barkley's stature and impact in the basketball world, as well as his charismatic personality. It is a title of respect and admiration for his contributions to the sport.

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  • 4. 

    NBA great Charles Barkley famously proclaimed "I am not a role model" in an ad for what company?

    • A.

      ESPN

    • B.

      Gatorade

    • C.

      Nike

    • D.

      Sports Illustrated

    Correct Answer
    C. Nike
    Explanation
    In the ad, Charles Barkley stated "I am not a role model," which suggests that he is not interested in being seen as a role model. Nike, being a well-known sports brand, often collaborates with athletes and promotes them as role models. Therefore, the correct answer is Nike.

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  • 5. 

    For which government office has former NBA player Charles Barkley expressed an interest in running?

    • A.

      Governor

    • B.

      Mayor

    • C.

      President

    • D.

      Senator

    Correct Answer
    A. Governor
    Explanation
    Former NBA player Charles Barkley has expressed an interest in running for the office of Governor.

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  • 6. 

    NBA great Charles Barkley managed to dominate at power forward despite being what height?

    • A.

      5'11

    • B.

      6'1

    • C.

      6'3

    • D.

      6'5

    Correct Answer
    D. 6'5
    Explanation
    Charles Barkley managed to dominate at power forward despite being 6'5" tall. This is impressive because power forwards are typically taller and more physically imposing. However, Barkley compensated for his height disadvantage with his incredible strength, athleticism, and skill. He was known for his aggressive playing style, rebounding abilities, and scoring prowess. Barkley's height did not hinder his ability to compete and excel in the NBA, making him one of the greatest power forwards of all time.

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  • 7. 

    Which television network did former NBA player Charles Barkley join?

    • A.

      NBC

    • B.

      TNT

    • C.

      CBS

    • D.

      ESPN

    Correct Answer
    B. TNT
    Explanation
    Charles Barkley joined TNT, not NBC, CBS, or ESPN.

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  • 8. 

    With what sportswriter did Charles Barkley work to produce the book "I May Be Wrong, But I Doubt It"?

    • A.

      Bert Sugar

    • B.

      Tony Kornheiser

    • C.

      Dick Vitale

    • D.

      Michael Wilbon

    Correct Answer
    D. Michael Wilbon
    Explanation
    Charles Barkley worked with Michael Wilbon to produce the book "I May Be Wrong, But I Doubt It".

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  • 9. 

    In what year did NBA great Charles Barkley win his only MVP Award?

    • A.

      1995

    • B.

      1993

    • C.

      1990

    • D.

      1989

    Correct Answer
    B. 1993
    Explanation
    In 1993, NBA great Charles Barkley won his only MVP Award. This recognition was given to him for his outstanding performance and contribution to the sport during that year.

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  • 10. 

    What position did Charles Barkley play in college basketball?

    • A.

      Small Forward

    • B.

      Center

    • C.

      Shooting Guard

    • D.

      Power Forward

    Correct Answer
    B. Center
    Explanation
    Charles Barkley played the position of Center in college basketball.

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  • 11. 

    What position did Chase Utley mainly play in the minor leagues?

    • A.

      Third Baseman

    • B.

      Pitcher

    • C.

      Second Baseman

    • D.

      First Baseman

    Correct Answer
    C. Second Baseman
    Explanation
    Chase Utley mainly played as a Second Baseman in the minor leagues.

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