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  • 1. 

    Which of Spider-Man's enemies was a special effects artist named Quentin Beck?

    • A.

      Chameleon

    • B.

      Jackal

    • C.

      Mysterio

    • D.

      Hobgoblin

    Correct Answer
    C. Mysterio
    Explanation
    Mysterio is the correct answer because he is a character in the Spider-Man comics who is known for his skills in special effects and illusions. Quentin Beck, the alter ego of Mysterio, was a former special effects artist and stuntman who turned to a life of crime using his expertise in creating realistic illusions to deceive and manipulate his enemies. He is one of Spider-Man's most iconic adversaries and has appeared in various comic book storylines, as well as in films and animated adaptations.

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  • 2. 

    Which of the New Gods travels through time and space in his Moebius Chair?

    • A.

      Metron

    • B.

      Mahjong

    • C.

      Micron

    • D.

      Minton

    Correct Answer
    A. Metron
    Explanation
    Metron is the correct answer because he is a New God who possesses the ability to travel through time and space using his Moebius Chair. This chair grants him immense knowledge and allows him to explore different dimensions and timelines. Metron is often depicted as a seeker of knowledge and is constantly searching for answers to the mysteries of the universe.

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  • 3. 

    In what comic book series did Henry Pym make his first appearance?

    • A.

      Journey Into Mystery

    • B.

      Tales To Astonish

    • C.

      Dead Of Night

    • D.

      Sentry

    Correct Answer
    B. Tales To Astonish
    Explanation
    Henry Pym made his first appearance in the comic book series "Tales To Astonish." This series, published by Marvel Comics, featured various superhero and science fiction stories. Henry Pym, also known as Ant-Man, was introduced in Tales To Astonish #27 in January 1962. This marked the beginning of his character's journey and subsequent involvement in the Marvel Universe.

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  • 4. 

    Which of the following has never been an ongoing series featuring the Batman?

    • A.

      Detective Comics

    • B.

      Total Batmania!

    • C.

      Shadow Of The Bat

    • D.

      Legends Of The Dark Knight

    Correct Answer
    B. Total Batmania!
    Explanation
    Total Batmania! has never been an ongoing series featuring Batman. Detective Comics, Shadow Of The Bat, and Legends Of The Dark Knight are all well-known ongoing series that have featured Batman as the main character. However, Total Batmania! does not exist as an ongoing series featuring Batman.

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  • 5. 

    By what name is the Marvel mutant Jeanne-Marie Beaubier better known?

    • A.

      Ariel

    • B.

      Armor

    • C.

      Aurora

    • D.

      Angel

    Correct Answer
    C. Aurora
    Explanation
    Aurora is the correct answer because Jeanne-Marie Beaubier is a Marvel mutant who is better known by her superhero alias, Aurora.

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  • 6. 

    In what comic book series did Hawkeye make his first appearance?

    • A.

      Strange Tales

    • B.

      Tales of Suspense

    • C.

      West Coast Avengers

    • D.

      Captain America

    Correct Answer
    B. Tales of Suspense
    Explanation
    Hawkeye made his first appearance in the comic book series Tales of Suspense.

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  • 7. 

    Which comic book hero has been played on TV and in movies by Yvonne Craig and Alicia Silverstone?

    • A.

      Batgirl

    • B.

      Ms. Marvel

    • C.

      Kitty Pryde

    • D.

      Supergirl

    Correct Answer
    A. Batgirl
    Explanation
    Yvonne Craig and Alicia Silverstone have both portrayed the character of Batgirl in TV shows and movies. Yvonne Craig played Batgirl in the 1960s TV series "Batman" and Alicia Silverstone portrayed the character in the 1997 film "Batman & Robin". Therefore, the correct answer is Batgirl.

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  • 8. 

    By what name is the Marvel mutant Wade Wilson better known?

    • A.

      Sabretooth

    • B.

      Wolverine

    • C.

      Cable

    • D.

      Deadpool

    Correct Answer
    D. Deadpool
    Explanation
    Wade Wilson is better known by the name Deadpool. Deadpool is a Marvel mutant character known for his sarcastic sense of humor, accelerated healing factor, and expert combat skills. He first appeared in the comic book "The New Mutants" in 1991 and has since become a popular and beloved character in the Marvel universe. Deadpool has also been portrayed in several movies, further increasing his popularity among fans.

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  • 9. 

    Which of Superman's foes is an imp from the 5th dimension?

    • A.

      Prankster

    • B.

      Mr. Mxyzptlk

    • C.

      Bat-Mite

    • D.

      Imperiex

    Correct Answer
    B. Mr. Mxyzptlk
    Explanation
    Mr. Mxyzptlk is the correct answer because he is a mischievous imp from the 5th dimension who often antagonizes Superman. He possesses near limitless reality-altering powers and enjoys playing tricks on Superman and the people of Metropolis. His name is difficult to pronounce and spell, reflecting his otherworldly origins. Prankster, Bat-Mite, and Imperiex are all villains from the Superman comics, but they do not share the same dimensional origin as Mr. Mxyzptlk.

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  • 10. 

    Which member of the Justice League was a detective named Ralph Dibny?

    • A.

      Elongated Man

    • B.

      Stretch Armstrong

    • C.

      Plastic Man

    • D.

      Mr. Fantastic

    Correct Answer
    A. Elongated Man
    Explanation
    Ralph Dibny, also known as the Elongated Man, was a member of the Justice League and a detective. He possessed the ability to stretch his body to great lengths, which allowed him to solve crimes by accessing hard-to-reach places and gathering evidence. Unlike the other options, Stretch Armstrong, Plastic Man, and Mr. Fantastic, who also have stretching abilities, the correct answer specifically refers to Ralph Dibny's superhero identity.

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  • 11. 

    What is the real name of the villain who everyone knows as the Kingpin?

    • A.

      Martin Li

    • B.

      Phil Urich

    • C.

      Ned Leeds

    • D.

      Wilson Fisk

    Correct Answer
    D. Wilson Fisk
    Explanation
    Wilson Fisk is the correct answer because he is the real name of the villain known as the Kingpin. Wilson Fisk is a prominent antagonist in the Marvel Comics universe, particularly in the Spider-Man series. He is a powerful and influential crime lord, known for his massive size and strength. Fisk is a formidable adversary for many superheroes, including Spider-Man and Daredevil.

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  • 12. 

    Which of the Teen Titans' civilian identities is Vic Stone?

    • A.

      Cyborg

    • B.

      Jericho

    • C.

      Damage

    • D.

      Robin

    Correct Answer
    A. Cyborg
    Explanation
    Vic Stone is the civilian identity of Cyborg in the Teen Titans. Cyborg, also known as Victor Stone, is a superhero with cybernetic enhancements after a tragic accident. He is known for his technological prowess and superhuman strength, making him a valuable member of the Teen Titans team.

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  • 13. 

    Which of these comic book title was published by Image?

    • A.

      Thunderbolts

    • B.

      Justice League International

    • C.

      Noble Causes

    • D.

      Mister Miracle

    Correct Answer
    C. Noble Causes
    Explanation
    Noble Causes is the correct answer because it is a comic book title that was published by Image. Image Comics is a publisher known for releasing independent and creator-owned titles, and Noble Causes is one of the series that falls under their publication. Thunderbolts is a Marvel Comics title, Justice League International is a DC Comics title, and Mister Miracle is a DC Comics character.

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  • 14. 

    Who was the creator and writer of V for Vendetta?

    • A.

      Rob Liefield

    • B.

      Jim Starlin

    • C.

      Jack Kirby

    • D.

      Alan Moore

    Correct Answer
    D. Alan Moore
    Explanation
    Alan Moore is the correct answer because he is widely known as the creator and writer of the graphic novel "V for Vendetta." Moore is a highly acclaimed writer in the comic book industry, known for his complex storytelling and thought-provoking themes. "V for Vendetta" is one of his most famous works, exploring themes of anarchy, totalitarianism, and personal freedom. Moore's distinctive writing style and his collaboration with artist David Lloyd brought this iconic story to life.

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  • 15. 

    In what comic book series did Wolverine make his first appearance?

    • A.

      Thor

    • B.

      Alpha Flight

    • C.

      Incredible Hulk

    • D.

      Fantastic Four

    Correct Answer
    C. Incredible Hulk
    Explanation
    Wolverine made his first appearance in the comic book series "Incredible Hulk." This is where readers were introduced to the character for the first time.

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  • 16. 

    What superhero name has been used by both Ray Palmer and Ryan Choi?

    • A.

      Wildcat

    • B.

      Atom

    • C.

      Booster Gold

    • D.

      Green Arrow

    Correct Answer
    B. Atom
    Explanation
    Both Ray Palmer and Ryan Choi have used the superhero name "Atom". Ray Palmer is the original Atom, a physicist who discovered a way to shrink his body to subatomic size and became a superhero. Ryan Choi is a protege of Ray Palmer who took up the mantle of Atom after Ray's disappearance. Both characters have had their own storylines and adventures as Atom in the DC Comics universe.

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  • 17. 

    What is the name of the Living Planet that travels through the Marvel universe?

    • A.

      Eric

    • B.

      Me

    • C.

      Ego

    • D.

      Id

    Correct Answer
    C. Ego
    Explanation
    Ego is the correct answer because it is the name of the Living Planet that travels through the Marvel universe. Ego is a character in the Marvel comics and has appeared in various Marvel media adaptations, including the Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 movie. Ego is portrayed as a sentient planet with a humanoid form and possesses immense power and intelligence.

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  • 18. 

    Which comic book hero has been played on TV and in movies by Christian Bale, Adam West and George Clooney?

    • A.

      Batman

    • B.

      The Spirit

    • C.

      Aquaman

    • D.

      Captain America

    Correct Answer
    A. Batman
    Explanation
    Christian Bale, Adam West, and George Clooney have all portrayed the character of Batman in various TV shows and movies. Batman is a popular comic book hero known for his alter ego, Bruce Wayne, who fights crime in Gotham City using his intelligence, physical prowess, and advanced technology. Christian Bale played Batman in Christopher Nolan's Dark Knight Trilogy, Adam West portrayed the character in the 1960s Batman TV series, and George Clooney played Batman in the 1997 film Batman & Robin.

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  • 19. 

    Which of the following superheroes has never been a member of the X-Men?

    • A.

      Black Cat

    • B.

      Beast

    • C.

      Storm

    • D.

      Dazzler

    Correct Answer
    A. Black Cat
    Explanation
    Black Cat has never been a member of the X-Men. The X-Men is a superhero team in the Marvel Comics universe, consisting of mutants with superhuman abilities. While Beast, Storm, and Dazzler have all been members of the X-Men at various points in the comics, Black Cat is not associated with the X-Men. Black Cat, also known as Felicia Hardy, is primarily associated with the Spider-Man comics and has had a romantic relationship with the character.

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  • 20. 

    Who has been the writer of Ultimate Spider-Man since it started in 2000?

    • A.

      Frank Miller

    • B.

      Brian Michael Bendis

    • C.

      Todd McFarlane

    • D.

      Alan Moore

    Correct Answer
    B. Brian Michael Bendis
    Explanation
    Brian Michael Bendis has been the writer of Ultimate Spider-Man since it started in 2000. This can be inferred from the question which asks for the writer of Ultimate Spider-Man since its inception. Frank Miller, Todd McFarlane, and Alan Moore are not relevant to the question as they are not associated with Ultimate Spider-Man.

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