Trivia: Only A Genius Can Pass This GK Quiz!

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Here is a short 20 question trivia quiz. Answer to the best of your ability.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What color is Shrek?
    • A. 

      Green

    • B. 

      Red

    • C. 

      Yellow

    • D. 

      Blue

  • 2. 
    What method was first used to send a message across the U.S.A in March 1955?
    • A. 

      Morse Code

    • B. 

      Telephone

    • C. 

      Fax

    • D. 

      Internet

  • 3. 
    Which country, famous through the ages for its mercenary soldiers, still supplies a guard for the Pope? 
    • A. 

      Ireland

    • B. 

      France

    • C. 

      Switzerland

    • D. 

      Italy

  • 4. 
    What town in northern Italy is the home of Valentine and Proteus, Shakespeare’s Two Gentlemen? 
    • A. 

      Florence

    • B. 

      Venice

    • C. 

      Milan

    • D. 

      Verona

  • 5. 
    Which was the first city to be devastated by the dropping of an atomic bomb?
    • A. 

      Hiroshima

    • B. 

      Tokyo

    • C. 

      Nagasaki

    • D. 

      Osaka

  • 6. 
    Which country provided most of the settings in the Lord of the Rings movies?
    • A. 

      Australia

    • B. 

      New Zealand

    • C. 

      Indonesia

    • D. 

      Ireland

  • 7. 
    What is the hardest bone in the human body?
    • A. 

      Jawbone

    • B. 

      Patella

    • C. 

      Sternum

    • D. 

      Coccyx

  • 8. 
    What is the main character's job in Raiders of the Lost Ark?
    • A. 

      Mathematician

    • B. 

      Anthropologist

    • C. 

      Archaeologist

    • D. 

      Physicist

  • 9. 
    What nationality was Pope John Paul II?
    • A. 

      Italian

    • B. 

      French

    • C. 

      German

    • D. 

      Polish

  • 10. 
    What layer of the Earth’s atmosphere sits between the troposphere and mesosphere?
    • A. 

      Exosphere

    • B. 

      Thermosphere

    • C. 

      Stratosphere

    • D. 

      Core

  • 11. 
    Which city provides the setting for The Phantom of the Opera?
    • A. 

      Paris

    • B. 

      Venice

    • C. 

      London

    • D. 

      Milan

  • 12. 
    What was the next country to launch a satellite after the Soviet Union and the U.S.A.?
    • A. 

      United Kingdom

    • B. 

      China

    • C. 

      Germany

    • D. 

      France

  • 13. 
    How is the year 1010 written in Roman numerals?
    • A. 

      MM

    • B. 

      MC

    • C. 

      MX

    • D. 

      LX

  • 14. 
    What’s the best body position to be in, if you fall into quicksand?
    • A. 

      On your back

    • B. 

      Feet first

    • C. 

      Fetal position

    • D. 

      On your stomach

  • 15. 
    How many degrees Fahrenheit is equal to 10 degrees Celsius?
    • A. 

      40

    • B. 

      25

    • C. 

      10

    • D. 

      50

  • 16. 
    What city boasts the world's highest subway?
    • A. 

      Berlin

    • B. 

      Chicago

    • C. 

      Mexico City

    • D. 

      New York City

  • 17. 
    How many red stripes run completely across the U.S. flag?
    • A. 

      12

    • B. 

      5

    • C. 

      13

    • D. 

      3

  • 18. 
    In which country has the largest ice cave in the world?
    • A. 

      Austria

    • B. 

      Finland

    • C. 

      Greenland

    • D. 

      Iceland

  • 19. 
    How many digits are there in the long number down the center of a Visa card?
    • A. 

      13

    • B. 

      16

    • C. 

      18

    • D. 

      14

  • 20. 
    What is the longest month of the year?
    • A. 

      February

    • B. 

      October

    • C. 

      December

    • D. 

      January