April 2014

10 Questions | Total Attempts: 26

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April Quizzes & Trivia

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who was the jockey aboard the longest shot ever to win the Kentucky Derby and one of the first inductees into the Kentucky Athletic Hall of Fame?
    • A. 

      Jimmy Winkfield

    • B. 

      Roscoe Goose

    • C. 

      Eddie Arcaro

  • 2. 
    What is Molly’s bourbon of choice on the CBS program Mike & Molly?
    • A. 

      Jim Beam

    • B. 

      Four Roses

    • C. 

      Wild Turkey

  • 3. 
    Emmylou Harris is known as “The Queen of Telluride” for her many appearances at the famous Colorado bluegrass festival. Who is considered the king?
    • A. 

      Sam Bush

    • B. 

      Elvis Presley

    • C. 

      B.B. King

  • 4. 
    Howard “Dirty Ear” Stratton and “Shady” Grady Kinney are credited with which popular festival, held in Pikeville the third weekend of April?
    • A. 

      Appalachiapalooza

    • B. 

      Cornhole Copia

    • C. 

      Hillbilly Days

  • 5. 
    Known as “The Veep,” which Kentuckian, at 70, was the oldest man ever elected vice president of the United States?
    • A. 

      Alben Barkley

    • B. 

      Oliver Douglas

    • C. 

      Clark Griswold

  • 6. 
    Immortalized in the popular ballad “Casey Jones” for his lifesaving actions aboard the Cannonball Express in April 1900, Jonathan Luther Jones got his nickname growing up in Cayce in which western Kentucky county?
    • A. 

      Casey

    • B. 

      Fulton

    • C. 

      Jackson

  • 7. 
    Which University of Kentucky basketball player was among the original participants in the NBA All-Star Three-Point Contest when it debuted in 1986?
    • A. 

      Jimmy Dan Conner

    • B. 

      Kenny Walker

    • C. 

      Kyle Macy

  • 8. 
    Born in Pennsylvania in 1758 and eventually settling in Spencer County, Jacob Yoder is credited with inventing what?
    • A. 

      Beer cheese

    • B. 

      The flatboat

    • C. 

      The prototype of the modern toaster

  • 9. 
    What is the “Redbud Capital of the World?”
    • A. 

      Hindman

    • B. 

      Harlan

    • C. 

      Hyden

  • 10. 
    Paducah, which was marketed as “halfway between Nashville and St. Louis,” is better known now as?
    • A. 

      A suburb of Monkey’s Eyebrow

    • B. 

      Quilt City

    • C. 

      Gateway to Fun