Test Your General Knowledge

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  • 1. 
    Which of these Hall of Fame hitters did not hit three triples in one game?
    • A. 

      Roberto Clemente

    • B. 

      Willie Mays

    • C. 

      Ty Cobb

    • D. 

      Ernie Banks

  • 2. 
    What is the most vitamin-rich fruit?
    • A. 

      Orange

    • B. 

      Kiwi

    • C. 

      Apple

    • D. 

      Banana

  • 3. 
    What is the study of word origins called?
    • A. 

      Mnemonics

    • B. 

      Histrionics

    • C. 

      Interlocutry

    • D. 

      Etymology

  • 4. 
    What does decolletage mean?
    • A. 

      Desert

    • B. 

      Grape Variety

    • C. 

      Low-Cut Neckline

    • D. 

      Centerpiece

  • 5. 
    What is another word for satire or lampoon, often about a person, that is posted in a public place?
    • A. 

      Ornament

    • B. 

      Partisan

    • C. 

      Pasquinade

    • D. 

      Bulletin

  • 6. 
    Which of these words is a synonym for fortuitous?
    • A. 

      Lucky

    • B. 

      Defensive

    • C. 

      Courageous

    • D. 

      Planned

  • 7. 
    What was a traditional naval name given to sailors who had sailed across the equator?
    • A. 

      Shellback

    • B. 

      Swabbie

    • C. 

      Salty

    • D. 

      Sheol

  • 8. 
    What War of 1812 battle location inspired Francis Scott Key to compose "The Star-Spangled Banner?
    • A. 

      Fort McHenry

    • B. 

      Port Elizabeth

    • C. 

      Sag Harbor

    • D. 

      Philadelphia

  • 9. 
    What was the profession of Joseph-Ignace Guillotin, inventor of the guillotine?
    • A. 

      Engineer

    • B. 

      Lawyer

    • C. 

      Doctor

    • D. 

      Executioner

  • 10. 
    What percent of the human brain is composed of water?
    • A. 

      98 Percent

    • B. 

      30 Percent

    • C. 

      85 Percent

    • D. 

      55 Percent

  • 11. 
    What group formed the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation?
    • A. 

      Medical Researchers

    • B. 

      Pharmaceutical Companies

    • C. 

      Doctors

    • D. 

      Parents Of Children With Diabetes

  • 12. 
    How many spots were on each puppy in the Disney animated feature "101 Dalmatians"?
    • A. 

      27

    • B. 

      40

    • C. 

      32

    • D. 

      21

  • 13. 
    How many months of carving occurred before Jefferson's head on Mount Rushmore had to be restarted?
    • A. 

      16

    • B. 

      12

    • C. 

      18

    • D. 

      10

  • 14. 
    In 1993, James Gandolfini played Angleo in which of these movies?
    • A. 

      Pizza Pie

    • B. 

      Italian Movie

    • C. 

      The Family

    • D. 

      Midnight In Rome

  • 15. 
    On what date was Adolf Hitler born?
    • A. 

      April 20, 1889

    • B. 

      25-Jun-03

    • C. 

      April 8, 1901

    • D. 

      May 23, 1889

  • 16. 
    The words "Allah u Akbar" on the Iraqi flag mean what in English?
    • A. 

      God Is Merciful

    • B. 

      God Is Great

    • C. 

      There Is Only One God

    • D. 

      God Is Eternal

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