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  • 1. 

    What quarterback from Notre Dame won the Heisman Trophy in 1956?

    • A.

      Paul Hornung

    • B.

      Steve Owens

    • C.

      Ernie Davis

    • D.

      Charles Woodson

    Correct Answer
    A. Paul Hornung
    Explanation
    Paul Hornung won the Heisman Trophy in 1956.

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  • 2. 

    What quarterback from Ohio State won the Heisman Trophy in 1944?

    • A.

      Steve Spurrier

    • B.

      Earl Campbell

    • C.

      Les Horvath

    • D.

      Jim Plunkett

    Correct Answer
    C. Les Horvath
    Explanation
    Les Horvath is the correct answer because he was a quarterback from Ohio State who won the Heisman Trophy in 1944.

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  • 3. 

    What sport does Don King promote?

    • A.

      Football

    • B.

      Tennis

    • C.

      Wrestling

    • D.

      Boxing

    Correct Answer
    D. Boxing
    Explanation
    Don King is a well-known American boxing promoter, so the correct answer is Boxing. He has been involved in promoting some of the biggest boxing matches and has represented numerous famous boxers throughout his career. Don King's name is synonymous with the sport of boxing, making it the obvious choice for the sport he promotes.

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  • 4. 

    Who was with the Canadiens when they won 5 consecutive Stanley Cups?

    • A.

      Bobby Hull

    • B.

      Wayne Gretzky

    • C.

      Tom Johnson

    • D.

      John Vanbiesbrouck

    Correct Answer
    C. Tom Johnson
    Explanation
    Tom Johnson was with the Canadiens when they won 5 consecutive Stanley Cups.

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  • 5. 

    Name the boxer who refused military service during the Vietnam War?

    • A.

      George Foreman

    • B.

      Ken Norton

    • C.

      Muhammad Ali

    • D.

      Marvin Hagler

    Correct Answer
    C. Muhammad Ali
    Explanation
    Muhammad Ali refused military service during the Vietnam War. He cited religious and moral reasons for his refusal, stating that he was a conscientious objector and opposed to the war. Ali's refusal to serve led to the revocation of his boxing license and he was banned from fighting for three years. His stance against the war made him a symbol of resistance and he became an influential figure in the civil rights and anti-war movements.

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  • 6. 

    What bowl game is played on New Year's Day in Miami, Florida?

    • A.

      Citrus Bowl

    • B.

      Fiesta Bowl

    • C.

      Rose Bowl

    • D.

      Orange Bowl

    Correct Answer
    D. Orange Bowl
    Explanation
    The Orange Bowl is played on New Year's Day in Miami, Florida.

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  • 7. 

    What is the most attended and watched sport in the world?

    • A.

      NASCAR

    • B.

      Baseball

    • C.

      Boxing

    • D.

      Soccer

    Correct Answer
    D. Soccer
    Explanation
    Soccer is the most attended and watched sport in the world because of its global popularity and widespread participation. It is played in almost every country and has a huge fan base. The FIFA World Cup, held every four years, is one of the most-watched sporting events globally, attracting billions of viewers. Additionally, major soccer leagues like the English Premier League and UEFA Champions League have a massive following and generate significant revenue. The sport's accessibility, thrilling gameplay, and cultural significance contribute to its dominance in terms of attendance and viewership.

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  • 8. 

    What was the only sport played on the moon?

    • A.

      Golf

    • B.

      Volleyball

    • C.

      Tennis

    • D.

      Baseball

    Correct Answer
    A. Golf
    Explanation
    Golf was the only sport played on the moon. This is because during the Apollo 14 mission in 1971, astronaut Alan Shepard hit two golf balls on the lunar surface using a makeshift club. This historic moment made golf the only sport ever played on the moon.

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  • 9. 

    What does BMX stand for?

    • A.

      Bike Mad Cross

    • B.

      Bicycle Motorcross

    • C.

      Bike Master

    • D.

      Bicycle Motorless Cross

    Correct Answer
    B. Bicycle Motorcross
    Explanation
    BMX stands for Bicycle Motorcross. This term refers to a type of off-road bicycle racing that originated in the 1960s in California. BMX racing involves racing on a dirt track with various obstacles and jumps. The term "Bicycle Motorcross" accurately describes the sport, as it combines the elements of bicycle racing with motocross-style racing.

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  • 10. 

    Who wore #25 on the 2004 San Francisco Giants?

    • A.

      Barry Bonds

    • B.

      Morten Andersen

    • C.

      Jason Giambi

    • D.

      Joe Sakic

    Correct Answer
    A. Barry Bonds
    Explanation
    Barry Bonds is the correct answer because he wore the number 25 on the 2004 San Francisco Giants. He is a well-known baseball player who played for the Giants from 1993 to 2007. Bonds is considered one of the greatest baseball players of all time, holding numerous records including the most home runs in a single season and the most career home runs.

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  • 11. 

    What were the Tennessee Titans called prior to change their name to the Titans?

    • A.

      45's

    • B.

      Colts

    • C.

      Browns

    • D.

      Oilers

    Correct Answer
    D. Oilers
    Explanation
    Prior to changing their name to the Titans, the Tennessee Titans were called the Oilers.

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  • 12. 

    What number jersey did Michael Jordan wear most of his career?

    • A.

      23

    • B.

      12

    • C.

      34

    • D.

      45

    Correct Answer
    A. 23
    Explanation
    Michael Jordan wore the number 23 jersey for most of his career. This number became iconic and synonymous with his name. It was the number he wore during his time with the Chicago Bulls, where he achieved great success and won six NBA championships. Jordan's number 23 jersey has become one of the most recognizable and popular jerseys in basketball history.

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  • 13. 

    How old was golfer Payne Stewart when he died?

    • A.

      56

    • B.

      42

    • C.

      67

    • D.

      78

    Correct Answer
    B. 42
    Explanation
    Payne Stewart was 42 years old when he died.

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  • 14. 

    What baseball star wears #38 for the Boston Red Sox in the 2004 season?

    • A.

      Bubba Franks

    • B.

      Curt Schilling

    • C.

      Barry Bonds

    • D.

      Vlade Divac

    Correct Answer
    B. Curt Schilling
    Explanation
    Curt Schilling is the correct answer because he wore #38 for the Boston Red Sox in the 2004 season.

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  • 15. 

    Which sport are you most likely to burn the most calories during a game?

    • A.

      Golf

    • B.

      Billiards

    • C.

      Basketball

    • D.

      Bowling

    Correct Answer
    C. Basketball
    Explanation
    Basketball is the most likely sport to burn the most calories during a game. This is because basketball involves constant movement, running, jumping, and quick changes in direction, which require a high level of cardiovascular endurance and physical exertion. Additionally, basketball is a team sport that involves a lot of active participation, making it more intense and calorie-burning compared to individual sports like golf, billiards, or bowling.

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