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  • 1. 

    2012 Ohio State coach Urban Meyer played college football for which Ohio school?

    • A.

      Kent State

    • B.

      Cincinnati

    • C.

      Ohio State

    • D.

      Miami

    Correct Answer
    B. Cincinnati
    Explanation
    Urban Meyer played college football for the University of Cincinnati.

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  • 2. 

    Which of the following dates was listed as "open" on Ohio State's schedule for the 2012 season?

    • A.

      November 10th

    • B.

      November 24th

    • C.

      November 3rd

    • D.

      November 17th

    Correct Answer
    A. November 10th
    Explanation
    In the given question, the correct answer is November 10th. This can be inferred by the phrase "listed as open" in the question. The other three dates, November 24th, November 3rd, and November 17th, were not listed as open on Ohio State's schedule for the 2012 season.

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  • 3. 

    During the 2012 season, 3 of Ohio State's games in which month were night games?

    • A.

      September

    • B.

      October

    • C.

      December

    • D.

      November

    Correct Answer
    B. October
    Explanation
    In the 2012 season, Ohio State had 3 night games in October.

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  • 4. 

    Ohio State head coach Urban Meyer had his first college head coaching job with which school?

    • A.

      Utah

    • B.

      Colorado State

    • C.

      Bowling Green

    • D.

      Illinois State

    Correct Answer
    C. Bowling Green
    Explanation
    Urban Meyer had his first college head coaching job with Bowling Green.

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  • 5. 

    Which team won Ohio State's 2012 Spring Game?

    • A.

      Silver

    • B.

      Gray

    • C.

      Red

    • D.

      Scarlet

    Correct Answer
    D. Scarlet
    Explanation
    In the 2012 Ohio State Spring Game, the Scarlet team emerged as the winner.

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  • 6. 

    Ohio State had to play their 2012 season without linebacker Jordan Whiting, who transferred to where?

    • A.

      Kentucky

    • B.

      Louisville

    • C.

      Florida

    • D.

      Duke

    Correct Answer
    B. Louisville
    Explanation
    In the 2012 season, Ohio State had to play without linebacker Jordan Whiting because he transferred to Louisville.

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  • 7. 

    George Makridis went into Ohio State's 2012 training camp as the projected starter at which position?

    • A.

      Kicker

    • B.

      Punter

    • C.

      Kick Returner

    • D.

      Long Snapper

    Correct Answer
    D. Long Snapper
    Explanation
    George Makridis went into Ohio State's 2012 training camp as the projected starter at the Long Snapper position. This means that he was expected to be the player responsible for accurately snapping the ball to the punter or holder during punts or field goal attempts.

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  • 8. 

    Ohio State's John Simon came into the 2012 season with how many career starts?

    • A.

      52

    • B.

      39

    • C.

      13

    • D.

      26

    Correct Answer
    D. 26
    Explanation
    John Simon came into the 2012 season with 26 career starts. This means that he had started in 26 games prior to the 2012 season.

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  • 9. 

    Ohio State's Corey Brown was on the 2012 "preseason watch list" for which award in 2012?

    • A.

      Nagurksi Award

    • B.

      Lombardi Award

    • C.

      Outland Trophy

    • D.

      Biletnikoff Award

    Correct Answer
    D. Biletnikoff Award
    Explanation
    Corey Brown, a player from Ohio State, was on the "preseason watch list" for the Biletnikoff Award in 2012. The Biletnikoff Award is given annually to the outstanding college football receiver in the United States. Being on the preseason watch list indicates that Brown was recognized as a potential candidate for the award based on his previous performances and skills as a receiver.

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  • 10. 

    How many lettermen from Ohio State's 2011 season did not return for the 2012 season?

    • A.

      35

    • B.

      45

    • C.

      25

    • D.

      15

    Correct Answer
    C. 25
    Explanation
    In the 2011 season, Ohio State had a total of 35 lettermen. Out of these lettermen, 25 did not return for the 2012 season.

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  • 11. 

    For the 2012 season, Ohio State installed a massive new scoreboard made by which company?

    • A.

      Toshiba

    • B.

      Sony

    • C.

      Magnavox

    • D.

      Panasonic

    Correct Answer
    D. Panasonic
    Explanation
    In 2012, Ohio State installed a new scoreboard, and the company responsible for manufacturing it was Panasonic.

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  • 12. 

    Which of the following is the correct first name pronunciation for Ohio State's Armani Reeves?

    • A.

      Ar-MAH-nee

    • B.

      AR-mah-NEE

    • C.

      AR-mah-nee

    • D.

      Ar-mah-NEE

    Correct Answer
    C. AR-mah-nee
    Explanation
    The correct first name pronunciation for Ohio State's Armani Reeves is AR-mah-nee.

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  • 13. 

    During the 2012 season, Ohio State faced Miami (OH) for the first time since what year?

    • A.

      2005

    • B.

      2007

    • C.

      2001

    • D.

      2003

    Correct Answer
    A. 2005
    Explanation
    Ohio State faced Miami (OH) for the first time in 2005 during the 2012 season.

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  • 14. 

    During the 2012 season, Ohio State faced California for the first time since what year?

    • A.

      1972

    • B.

      2002

    • C.

      1992

    • D.

      1982

    Correct Answer
    A. 1972
    Explanation
    Ohio State faced California for the first time since 1972 during the 2012 season. This means that there was a gap of 40 years between the two teams playing each other.

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  • 15. 

    How many regular season games did Ohio State play at home in 2012?

    • A.

      8

    • B.

      5

    • C.

      7

    • D.

      6

    Correct Answer
    A. 8
    Explanation
    In 2012, Ohio State played a total of 8 regular season games at home. This means that they had the opportunity to play in front of their home crowd for a majority of their games that season.

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