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  • 1. 

    What British show was set in a fictional hotel in the Devon town of Torquay?

    • A.

      Blackadder

    • B.

      Monty Python

    • C.

      Fawlty Towers

    • D.

      Absolutely Fabulous

    Correct Answer
    C. Fawlty Towers
    Explanation
    Fawlty Towers is the correct answer because it is a British show that is set in a fictional hotel located in the Devon town of Torquay. The show revolves around the chaotic and humorous experiences of the hotel owner, Basil Fawlty, and his interactions with the staff and guests. The show is known for its witty writing, memorable characters, and slapstick comedy, making it a beloved classic in British television.

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  • 2. 

    Which hotel chain is owned and operated by Carlson?

    • A.

      Radisson

    • B.

      Hyatt

    • C.

      Hilton

    • D.

      Ramada

    Correct Answer
    A. Radisson
    Explanation
    Radisson is the correct answer because it is a hotel chain that is owned and operated by Carlson. Carlson is a hospitality and travel company that owns several hotel brands, including Radisson. Radisson hotels are known for their luxurious accommodations and excellent customer service.

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  • 3. 

    The movie "The Million Dollar Hotel" was written by which musician?

    • A.

      Robert Plant

    • B.

      Bono

    • C.

      Pete Townsend

    • D.

      Mick Jagger

    Correct Answer
    B. Bono
    Explanation
    Bono, the lead vocalist of the band U2, wrote the movie "The Million Dollar Hotel." Bono is known for his involvement in various artistic projects outside of music, and this movie is one of them. His creativity and passion for storytelling are reflected in his work as a musician and now as a writer for this particular film.

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  • 4. 

    Which Las Vegas hotel is home to the annual World Series of Poker?

    • A.

      Luxor

    • B.

      Horseshoe

    • C.

      Bellagio

    • D.

      Paris

    Correct Answer
    B. Horseshoe
    Explanation
    The Horseshoe is the correct answer because it is the Las Vegas hotel that is home to the annual World Series of Poker. This hotel has a long history with the tournament, as it was originally started by Benny Binion at the Horseshoe Casino in 1970. The World Series of Poker has since become one of the most prestigious and well-known poker tournaments in the world, attracting professional players from all over.

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  • 5. 

    Which Las Vegas hotel features a beam of light visible from space?

    • A.

      Bellagio

    • B.

      MGM Grand

    • C.

      Mirage

    • D.

      Luxor

    Correct Answer
    D. Luxor
    Explanation
    The Luxor hotel in Las Vegas features a beam of light that is visible from space. The hotel is known for its iconic pyramid shape and the beam of light, known as the Luxor Sky Beam, is emitted from the top of the pyramid. The beam of light is one of the strongest in the world and can be seen from miles away, including from space.

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  • 6. 

    Which Las Vegas hotel opened in 2001 featuring rooms specifically designed for NBA players?

    • A.

      Palms

    • B.

      Mirage

    • C.

      Bellagio

    • D.

      Wynn

    Correct Answer
    A. Palms
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Palms. The Palms hotel in Las Vegas opened in 2001 and it features rooms that are specifically designed for NBA players. This means that the hotel provides accommodations and amenities that cater to the needs and preferences of NBA players, such as larger rooms, specialized equipment, and facilities for training and relaxation.

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  • 7. 

    Which Las Vegas hotel and casino closed its doors in 2004?

    • A.

      Golden Gate

    • B.

      Riviera

    • C.

      Castaways

    • D.

      MGM Boardwalk

    Correct Answer
    C. Castaways
    Explanation
    The Castaways hotel and casino in Las Vegas closed its doors in 2004.

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  • 8. 

    Which Las Vegas hotel is not owned by MGM Mirage?

    • A.

      Mandalay Bay

    • B.

      New York New York

    • C.

      Flamingo

    • D.

      Monte Carlo

    Correct Answer
    C. Flamingo
    Explanation
    Flamingo is not owned by MGM Mirage. MGM Mirage is a major hospitality and entertainment company that owns several hotels and casinos in Las Vegas, including Mandalay Bay, New York New York, and Monte Carlo. However, Flamingo is not part of their portfolio, making it the correct answer.

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  • 9. 

    Which Las Vegas hotel is not operated by Station Casinos?

    • A.

      Fiesta Rancho

    • B.

      Green Valley Ranch

    • C.

      California

    • D.

      Wild Wild West

    Correct Answer
    C. California
    Explanation
    California is not operated by Station Casinos.

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  • 10. 

    In which movie does a hotel magnate toil over the decision to hand over the family business to his son?

    • A.

      Tommy Boy

    • B.

      Billy Madison

    • C.

      Defending Your Life

    • D.

      Independence Day

    Correct Answer
    B. Billy Madison
    Explanation
    In the movie "Billy Madison," a hotel magnate struggles with the decision of whether to pass on his family business to his son. This plot point drives the story and creates conflict as the main character, Billy Madison, must prove himself worthy of taking over the business.

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  • 11. 

    Which was not one of the three hotels robbed in the 2001 remake of "Ocean's 11"?

    • A.

      Mirage

    • B.

      Bellagio

    • C.

      Venetian

    • D.

      MGM Grand

    Correct Answer
    C. Venetian
    Explanation
    In the 2001 remake of "Ocean's 11," the three hotels that were robbed were the Mirage, Bellagio, and MGM Grand. The Venetian was not one of the hotels that were targeted for the heist.

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  • 12. 

    Which hotel magnate purchased the Desert Inn as the site to build the hotel of his dreams?

    • A.

      Hilton

    • B.

      Tsutsumi

    • C.

      Wynn

    • D.

      Trump

    Correct Answer
    C. Wynn
    Explanation
    Steve Wynn, a prominent hotel magnate, purchased the Desert Inn with the intention of building his dream hotel. Wynn is known for his successful ventures in the hospitality industry, particularly in Las Vegas. He has been involved in the development and operation of numerous luxury hotels and resorts, including the famous Wynn Las Vegas and Encore Las Vegas. Wynn's acquisition of the Desert Inn showcases his ambition and dedication to creating exceptional hotel experiences.

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  • 13. 

    What was the original name of the Paris Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas?

    • A.

      Paris Regency

    • B.

      Paris Hilton

    • C.

      Paris America

    • D.

      Paris Hyatt

    Correct Answer
    B. Paris Hilton
    Explanation
    The original name of the Paris Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas was Paris Hilton. This name was chosen to evoke a sense of luxury and elegance, as well as to capitalize on the popularity of the Hilton brand. The hotel and casino, designed to resemble the city of Paris, features iconic landmarks such as the Eiffel Tower and the Arc de Triomphe, further adding to the allure of the name.

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  • 14. 

    Which hotel is remembered as the Whyte House in "Diamonds Are Forever"?

    • A.

      Las Vegas Hilton

    • B.

      Mayflower

    • C.

      Waldorf-Astoria

    • D.

      Chelsea

    Correct Answer
    A. Las Vegas Hilton
    Explanation
    In the James Bond novel "Diamonds Are Forever," the hotel that is remembered as the Whyte House is the Las Vegas Hilton. This hotel is significant in the story as it serves as the base of operations for the character Willard Whyte, who is a billionaire and a key figure in the diamond smuggling plot. The Las Vegas Hilton is portrayed as a luxurious and extravagant establishment, befitting the glamorous and high-stakes world of James Bond.

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  • 15. 

    Which Las Vegas hotel opened as the International Hotel?

    • A.

      Bellagio

    • B.

      Las Vegas Hilton

    • C.

      Sahara

    • D.

      MGM Grand

    Correct Answer
    B. Las Vegas Hilton
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Las Vegas Hilton. The Las Vegas Hilton originally opened as the International Hotel. It was one of the largest hotels in the world at the time of its opening in 1969. The hotel underwent several name changes over the years, including being known as the Las Vegas Hilton, before eventually becoming the Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino.

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  • 16. 

    Which Las Vegas hotel once housed the musical "Starlight Express"?

    • A.

      Sahara

    • B.

      MGM Grand

    • C.

      Bellagio

    • D.

      Las Vegas Hilton

    Correct Answer
    D. Las Vegas Hilton
    Explanation
    The Las Vegas Hilton is the correct answer because it is the hotel that once housed the musical "Starlight Express."

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  • 17. 

    Which hotel was featured in the movie "Honeymoon in Vegas"?

    • A.

      Sands

    • B.

      Sahara

    • C.

      Bally's

    • D.

      Bellagio

    Correct Answer
    C. Bally's
    Explanation
    Bally's is the correct answer because it is the hotel that was featured in the movie "Honeymoon in Vegas".

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  • 18. 

    In what year did the Walt Disney Company take ownership of the Disneyland Hotel?

    • A.

      1988

    • B.

      1976

    • C.

      1965

    • D.

      1955

    Correct Answer
    A. 1988
    Explanation
    In 1988, the Walt Disney Company acquired ownership of the Disneyland Hotel. This suggests that prior to 1988, the hotel was owned by a different entity or organization.

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  • 19. 

    William Burroughs wrote the novel "Naked Lunch" in which hotel?

    • A.

      Beat Hotel

    • B.

      Writers Hotel

    • C.

      Book Hotel

    • D.

      Word Hotel

    Correct Answer
    A. Beat Hotel
    Explanation
    William Burroughs wrote the novel "Naked Lunch" in the Beat Hotel. The Beat Hotel was a famous gathering place for Beat Generation writers and artists in Paris during the 1950s and 1960s. Burroughs, along with other prominent Beat writers such as Allen Ginsberg and Gregory Corso, resided and worked at the Beat Hotel during this time. The hotel became known for its bohemian and experimental atmosphere, making it an ideal location for Burroughs to write his groundbreaking and controversial novel.

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  • 20. 

    There is a hotel in Hollywood named for which former President?

    • A.

      Washington

    • B.

      Roosevelt

    • C.

      Lincoln

    • D.

      Madison

    Correct Answer
    B. Roosevelt
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Roosevelt because there is a hotel in Hollywood named after President Theodore Roosevelt. He was the 26th President of the United States and known for his progressive policies and conservation efforts. The hotel pays tribute to his legacy and is named in his honor.

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