Big Trivia On Texas - 2

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  • 1. 
    What branch of the University of Texas is located in Galveston with over 2,500 students?
    • A. 

      Political Science

    • B. 

      Literature

    • C. 

      Hotel And Travel

    • D. 

      Medical

  • 2. 
    Galveston Independent School District has how many High Schools?
    • A. 

      Twenty

    • B. 

      One

    • C. 

      Thirteen

    • D. 

      Six

  • 3. 
    What writer helped save the Texas Longhorn breed of cattle from extinction?
    • A. 

      Walter Prescott Webb

    • B. 

      Elmer Kelton

    • C. 

      Stephen King

    • D. 

      James Frank Dobie

  • 4. 
    Who wrote "In a Narrow Grave : Essays on Texas"?
    • A. 

      John Graves

    • B. 

      James Frank Dobie

    • C. 

      Larry McMurtry

    • D. 

      Roy Bedichek

  • 5. 
    "Mythic Texas" was written by which author?
    • A. 

      Robert Flynn

    • B. 

      Bryan Woolley

    • C. 

      W. J. Hughes

    • D. 

      Donald Barthelme

  • 6. 
    Which book is set in West Texas after World War II?
    • A. 

      The Time It Never Rained

    • B. 

      Goodbye To A River

    • C. 

      A Way Of Knowing

    • D. 

      Waltz Across Texas

  • 7. 
    Where was award winning writer Larry McMurtry born?
    • A. 

      Galveston, Texas

    • B. 

      Texas City, Texas

    • C. 

      Laredo, Texas

    • D. 

      Archer City, Texas

  • 8. 
    Whioh of these cities is closest to Dallas?
    • A. 

      Tulsa, OK

    • B. 

      Houston, TX

    • C. 

      Topeka, KS

    • D. 

      Shreveport, LA

  • 9. 
    Whioh of these cities is closest to Dallas?
    • A. 

      San Antonio, TX

    • B. 

      Austin, TX

    • C. 

      Houston, TX

    • D. 

      Tulsa, OK

  • 10. 
    Where was the frozen margarita machine invented?
    • A. 

      Texarkana

    • B. 

      Dallas

    • C. 

      Austin

    • D. 

      San Antonio

  • 11. 
    What street is the Hotel Lawrence on in Dallas?
    • A. 

      North Akard Street

    • B. 

      Maple Avenue

    • C. 

      South Houston Street

    • D. 

      Commerce Street

  • 12. 
    Who was the first Hispanic to win Miss Texas title?
    • A. 

      Molly Grubb

    • B. 

      Cathy Castro

    • C. 

      Michelle Martinez

    • D. 

      Yvonne Erwin

  • 13. 
    Which Miss Texas won the Miss Congeniality at the Miss America awards?
    • A. 

      Rebecca Robinson

    • B. 

      Shilah Phillips

    • C. 

      Kristen Blair

    • D. 

      Molly Hazlett

  • 14. 
    What is the book "A Dream as Big as Texas" about?
    • A. 

      Football

    • B. 

      Oil Industry

    • C. 

      Miss Texas Pageant

    • D. 

      Ranching

  • 15. 
    What are the school colors for Prarie View A&M University?
    • A. 

      Gold And Yellow

    • B. 

      Black And Blue

    • C. 

      Purple And Gold

    • D. 

      Green And Yellow

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