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  • 1. 

    Which comic book character has been played on TV and in movies by Alan Napier, Michael Gough and Michael Caine?

    • A.

      Alfred Pennyworth

    • B.

      Higgins

    • C.

      Mr. Belvedere

    • D.

      Edwin Jarvis

    Correct Answer
    A. Alfred Pennyworth
    Explanation
    Alan Napier, Michael Gough, and Michael Caine have all played the character of Alfred Pennyworth in various TV shows and movies. Alfred Pennyworth is a well-known comic book character who is the loyal butler and trusted confidant of Batman/Bruce Wayne. He has appeared in multiple adaptations of Batman, including the 1960s TV series, the Tim Burton and Christopher Nolan film series, and various animated shows.

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  • 2. 

    Which member of The Flash's Rogues Gallery is really named Len Snart?

    • A.

      Captain Cold

    • B.

      Heat Wave

    • C.

      Mirror Master

    • D.

      Gorilla Grodd

    Correct Answer
    A. Captain Cold
    Explanation
    Len Snart is the real name of the character known as Captain Cold in The Flash's Rogues Gallery. Captain Cold is a recurring villain in the series and is known for his ability to generate extreme cold and ice. He is a skilled tactician and leader of the Rogues, a group of supervillains in Central City. Captain Cold's real name being Len Snart is a well-established fact in the comic book lore and has been depicted in various adaptations of The Flash.

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  • 3. 

    What was the name of the Amalgam Comics character that was an amalgam of the Ray and Cyclops?

    • A.

      Wired

    • B.

      Apollo

    • C.

      Terra-X

    • D.

      Winterstick

    Correct Answer
    B. Apollo
    Explanation
    Apollo is the correct answer because he is the Amalgam Comics character that combines the powers and characteristics of both the Ray and Cyclops. The Ray has the ability to manipulate light and energy, while Cyclops has the power to shoot powerful optic blasts. Apollo possesses both of these abilities, making him a fusion of the two characters.

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  • 4. 

    Which member of the Legion of Super-Heroes is really named Brin Londo?

    • A.

      Porcupine Pete

    • B.

      Timber Wolf

    • C.

      Colossal Boy

    • D.

      Cosmic Boy

    Correct Answer
    B. Timber Wolf
    Explanation
    Timber Wolf is the correct answer because he is the member of the Legion of Super-Heroes who is really named Brin Londo. Porcupine Pete, Colossal Boy, and Cosmic Boy are not known by this name.

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  • 5. 

    By what single letter is the mutant Monet St. Croix usually referred to?

    • A.

      M

    • B.

      X

    • C.

      S

    • D.

      C

    Correct Answer
    A. M
    Explanation
    The correct answer is M because Monet St. Croix is usually referred to by the single letter "M."

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  • 6. 

    What were the names of Peter Parker's parents?

    • A.

      Thomas And Martha

    • B.

      Barney And Betty

    • C.

      Richard And Mary

    • D.

      David And Maddie

    Correct Answer
    C. Richard And Mary
    Explanation
    Peter Parker's parents were named Richard and Mary. This is a well-known fact in the Marvel Comics universe and has been depicted in various adaptations of the Spider-Man story. Richard and Mary Parker were both secret agents who tragically died when Peter was young, leading to him being raised by his Aunt May and Uncle Ben. Their mysterious deaths have often been a source of intrigue and motivation for Peter's character.

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  • 7. 

    Which member of the Legion of Super-Heroes is from the planet Xanthu and named Thom Kallor?

    • A.

      Colossal Boy

    • B.

      Star Boy

    • C.

      Chemical King

    • D.

      Timber Wolf

    Correct Answer
    B. Star Boy
    Explanation
    Star Boy is the correct answer because he is a member of the Legion of Super-Heroes who is from the planet Xanthu and is named Thom Kallor. Star Boy possesses the ability to increase the mass and density of any object, making it extremely heavy. This power allows him to create devastating impacts and make objects nearly immovable.

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  • 8. 

    Which of the Justice League's foes formed the Royal Flush Gang to take them on?

    • A.

      Amos Fortune

    • B.

      Ultra-Humanite

    • C.

      Hector Hammond

    • D.

      The Wizard

    Correct Answer
    A. Amos Fortune
    Explanation
    Amos Fortune formed the Royal Flush Gang to take on the Justice League. The Royal Flush Gang is a group of villains who use playing card themes in their crimes. Amos Fortune, a wealthy and influential businessman, used his resources to recruit members for the gang and orchestrate their attacks on the Justice League. He believed that by defeating the Justice League, he could gain more power and control over society.

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  • 9. 

    Which member of the Birds of Prey is a time-displaced pilot named Zinda Blake?

    • A.

      Lady Blackhawk

    • B.

      Jade Canary

    • C.

      Lady Shiva

    • D.

      Hawkgirl

    Correct Answer
    A. Lady Blackhawk
    Explanation
    Lady Blackhawk is the correct answer because she is a member of the Birds of Prey and is a time-displaced pilot named Zinda Blake. This character is known for her skills in aviation and her ability to time travel, making her a unique and important member of the team.

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  • 10. 

    What is the name of Deathstroke's daughter who has served with the Teen Titans?

    • A.

      Duela Dent

    • B.

      Kole Weathers

    • C.

      Tara Markov

    • D.

      Rose Wilson

    Correct Answer
    D. Rose Wilson
    Explanation
    Rose Wilson is the correct answer because she is the daughter of Deathstroke and has indeed served with the Teen Titans. Rose Wilson, also known as Ravager, is a skilled fighter and assassin who has had both heroic and villainous affiliations throughout her comic book history. She has been a member of the Teen Titans on multiple occasions, showcasing her complex and conflicted character.

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  • 11. 

    Who was the artist on the series Marvels which looked at the Marvel universe through the eyes of a journalist?

    • A.

      Alex Ross

    • B.

      Michael Avon Oeming

    • C.

      Dan Brereton

    • D.

      Joe Jusko

    Correct Answer
    A. Alex Ross
    Explanation
    Alex Ross is the correct answer because he was the artist on the series Marvels, which explored the Marvel universe from the perspective of a journalist. Ross is known for his highly detailed and realistic art style, which brought a unique and visually stunning portrayal of the Marvel characters to the series. His work on Marvels received critical acclaim and is considered a classic in the comic book industry.

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  • 12. 

    Which of the Atom's enemies is a time traveler with the real name David Clinton?

    • A.

      Chronos

    • B.

      Watchman

    • C.

      Hourman

    • D.

      Time Tumbler

    Correct Answer
    A. Chronos
    Explanation
    Chronos is the correct answer because he is a time traveler and his real name is David Clinton. Chronos is a recurring enemy of Atom in DC Comics, and he possesses a time-traveling device that allows him to manipulate time. His real name, David Clinton, is also mentioned in the comics. Watchman, Hourman, and Time Tumbler are not known to be time travelers or associated with the Atom's enemies.

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  • 13. 

    Who has written and drawn the comic series Savage Dragon for over 170 issues?

    • A.

      Keith Giffen

    • B.

      Erik Larsen

    • C.

      Mark Bagley

    • D.

      Jim Aparo

    Correct Answer
    B. Erik Larsen
    Explanation
    Erik Larsen is the correct answer because he has written and drawn the comic series Savage Dragon for over 170 issues.

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  • 14. 

    Which member of the Suicide Squad was a martial artist named Ben Turner?

    • A.

      Catman

    • B.

      Slipknot

    • C.

      Bronze Tiger

    • D.

      Richard Dragon

    Correct Answer
    C. Bronze Tiger
    Explanation
    Bronze Tiger is the correct answer because he is a member of the Suicide Squad and is known for his martial arts skills. Ben Turner, also known as Bronze Tiger, is a highly skilled martial artist and assassin who has been a recurring character in the DC Comics universe. He has been a member of the Suicide Squad, using his martial arts expertise to aid the team in their missions.

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  • 15. 

    Which of the Avengers is a former resident of Harlem named Sam Wilson?

    • A.

      Raven

    • B.

      Falcon

    • C.

      Vulture

    • D.

      Mockingbird

    Correct Answer
    B. Falcon
    Explanation
    Falcon is the correct answer because he is a former resident of Harlem named Sam Wilson. In the Marvel comics and movies, Sam Wilson, also known as Falcon, is a superhero and a member of the Avengers. He hails from Harlem and has a close connection to the neighborhood. Falcon is known for his ability to fly using a specialized winged suit and has been a prominent character in the Avengers team.

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  • 16. 

    Which of these was a comic book series published by Valiant in the 1990's?

    • A.

      Trinity

    • B.

      Cosmic Odyssey

    • C.

      H.A.R.D. Corps

    • D.

      Armageddon 2001

    Correct Answer
    C. H.A.R.D. Corps
    Explanation
    H.A.R.D. Corps was a comic book series published by Valiant in the 1990s. This series focused on a group of superhuman soldiers who were part of a secret government organization. The acronym "H.A.R.D." stands for "Harbinger Active Resistance Division." The series was known for its action-packed and gritty storytelling, and it was one of the popular titles in Valiant's lineup during that time period.

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  • 17. 

    Which Marvel hero has at various times been Ant-Man, Giant-Man, Goliath and Yellowjacket?

    • A.

      Victor Von Doom

    • B.

      Reed Richards

    • C.

      Charles Xavier

    • D.

      Henry Pym

    Correct Answer
    D. Henry Pym
    Explanation
    Henry Pym is the correct answer because he has taken on multiple superhero identities throughout his time in the Marvel universe. He first appeared as Ant-Man, then later became Giant-Man, Goliath, and Yellowjacket. These different personas allowed him to showcase different abilities and powers, making him a versatile and dynamic character in the Marvel universe.

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  • 18. 

    Which of the Outsiders was a bank teller named Emily Briggs?

    • A.

      Looker

    • B.

      Halo

    • C.

      Terra

    • D.

      Shade

    Correct Answer
    A. Looker
    Explanation
    Looker is the correct answer because Looker is the only character listed who is an Outsider and also a bank teller named Emily Briggs.

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  • 19. 

    What is the full name of Y in Y: The Last Man?

    • A.

      Yves Poulet

    • B.

      Yancy Gardner

    • C.

      Yevgeny Kharkov

    • D.

      Yorick Brown

    Correct Answer
    D. Yorick Brown
    Explanation
    Yorick Brown is the correct answer because in the comic book series "Y: The Last Man," the protagonist's full name is Yorick Brown. The story revolves around Yorick, who is the last surviving human with a Y chromosome in a world where all other males have died. The series explores the aftermath of this event and Yorick's journey as he tries to find answers and survive in a world dominated by women.

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  • 20. 

    Which of Captain Carrot's Zoo Crew was a gossip columnist named Rova Barkitt?

    • A.

      King Kone

    • B.

      Alley-Kat-Abra

    • C.

      Yankee Poodle

    • D.

      Digger O'Doom

    Correct Answer
    C. Yankee Poodle
    Explanation
    Yankee Poodle was a member of Captain Carrot's Zoo Crew and also worked as a gossip columnist named Rova Barkitt. This suggests that Yankee Poodle had a dual role, being both a superhero and a journalist who reported on the latest rumors and news in the superhero community.

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