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• 1.

### Fresno State's defense recorded one bowl game shutout in what year?

• A.

2001

• B.

1968

• C.

1941

• D.

1946

C. 1941
Explanation
In 1941, Fresno State's defense achieved one bowl game shutout.

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• 2.

### Two Fresno State players shared the school record through 2006 with how many sacks in a bowl game?

• A.

Seven

• B.

Six

• C.

Two

• D.

Three

D. Three
Explanation
According to the given information, two Fresno State players held the school record for the most sacks in a bowl game. The answer states that the record was shared by two players, indicating that each player contributed to the total number of sacks. Since the question asks for the number of sacks, the correct answer must be a numerical value. Therefore, the answer "Three" is the correct choice.

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• 3.

### In a 2002 game, Fresno State set a school record for fewest rushes with how many running plays?

• A.

37

• B.

22

• C.

15

• D.

11

C. 15
Explanation
In a 2002 game, Fresno State set a school record for fewest rushes with only 15 running plays. This means that throughout the entire game, the team only attempted 15 running plays, which is the lowest number of rushing attempts in the history of the school. This could indicate that the team heavily relied on passing plays or had difficulties executing successful running plays during that particular game.

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• 4.

### Set in 1989, what was the fewest number of rushing touchdowns Fresno State had scored in one season?

• A.

32

• B.

20

• C.

11

• D.

17

C. 11
Explanation
In the given question, the correct answer is 11. The question asks about the fewest number of rushing touchdowns Fresno State had scored in one season in 1989. This means that the lowest number of rushing touchdowns scored by Fresno State in that particular season was 11.

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• 5.

### In 2001, Fresno State's quarterback was responsible for how many touchdowns (passing and rushing)?

• A.

51

• B.

45

• C.

73

• D.

33

A. 51
Explanation
In 2001, Fresno State's quarterback was responsible for 51 touchdowns (passing and rushing). This means that the quarterback either threw or ran the ball into the end zone 51 times, resulting in touchdowns for the team.

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• 6.

### Through 2006, two Fresno State quarterbacks shared the school's record for how many career interceptions?

• A.

31

• B.

22

• C.

49

• D.

59

C. 49
Explanation
The correct answer is 49. This means that two Fresno State quarterbacks both had 49 career interceptions up until 2006. This stat indicates that these quarterbacks were prone to throwing interceptions throughout their careers at Fresno State.

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• 7.

### What is the last line in the "Fresno State Fight Song"?

• A.

Fight On, Fight On, FSU!

• B.

We Are The Men Of Fresno State!

• C.

We're Always True To Fresno State!

• D.

We're Bulldogs To The End!

C. We're Always True To Fresno State!
Explanation
The last line in the "Fresno State Fight Song" is "We're Always True To Fresno State!" This line emphasizes the loyalty and commitment of the individuals associated with Fresno State University. It highlights the dedication of the students, alumni, and supporters to always remain true and faithful to their alma mater, Fresno State.

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• 8.

### In what year did Fresno State first appear in a bowl game?

• A.

1939

• B.

1929

• C.

1937

• D.

1984

C. 1937
Explanation
In 1937, Fresno State first appeared in a bowl game.

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• 9.

### What was the margin of victory in Fresno State's first bowl game in 1937?

• A.

• B.

One Point: A Blocked Extra Point

• C.

Six Points: Kick-off Return For TD

• D.

Two Points: Safety As Time Ran Out

B. One Point: A Blocked Extra Point
Explanation
In Fresno State's first bowl game in 1937, the margin of victory was one point due to a blocked extra point. This means that Fresno State's opponent scored a touchdown but failed to convert the extra point, resulting in Fresno State winning the game by a single point.

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• 10.

• A.

57-9

• B.

Mar-00

• C.

0-0

• D.

24-23

B. Mar-00
• 11.

### Fresno State lost its first bowl game in what year?

• A.

1942

• B.

1976

• C.

2004

• D.

1946

D. 1946
Explanation
In 1946, Fresno State lost its first bowl game.

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• 12.

### How many points per game did the 2006 Fresno State football team score, on average?

• A.

13

• B.

31

• C.

23

• D.

48

C. 23
Explanation
The average number of points per game scored by the 2006 Fresno State football team is 23.

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• 13.

### How many points per game, on average, did Fresno State give up in 2006?

• A.

20

• B.

28

• C.

42

• D.

7

B. 28
Explanation
In 2006, Fresno State gave up an average of 28 points per game.

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• 14.

### How many yards passing per game did Fresno State give up, on average, in 2006?

• A.

111

• B.

276

• C.

221

• D.

309

C. 221
Explanation
In 2006, Fresno State gave up an average of 221 yards passing per game.

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• 15.

### How many touchdown passes did Fresno State's QB throw in the 2004 bowl game?

• A.

Four

• B.

Seven

• C.

Five

• D.

Eight

C. Five
Explanation
In the 2004 bowl game, Fresno State's QB threw a total of five touchdown passes.

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• 16.

### How many total yards did the Fresno State football team give up in its 2003 bowl game?

• A.

303

• B.

88

• C.

164

• D.

201

C. 164
Explanation
In the 2003 bowl game, the Fresno State football team gave up a total of 164 yards.

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• 17.

### How many yards did Fresno State's football team rack up against USC in a 1982 bowl game?

• A.

612

• B.

399

• C.

285

• D.

405

D. 405
Explanation
In the 1982 bowl game against USC, Fresno State's football team accumulated a total of 405 yards.

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• 18.

### What was the first year football was played at Fresno State?

• A.

1921

• B.

1901

• C.

1939

• D.

1929

A. 1921
Explanation
The correct answer is 1921. This indicates that football was first played at Fresno State in the year 1921.

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• 19.

### Fresno State played football as an independent, non-conference team for how many seasons?

• A.

One

• B.

Thirty

• C.

Seventeen

• D.

Five

A. One
Explanation
Fresno State played football as an independent, non-conference team for one season.

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• 20.

### In 1996, Fresno State's football coach retired with a school record how many victories?

• A.

168

• B.

99

• C.

143

• D.

201

C. 143
Explanation
The correct answer is 143. The question asks about the number of victories that Fresno State's football coach retired with in 1996. The answer, 143, indicates that the coach had achieved a significant number of wins during their tenure at the school.

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• 21.

### How did Fresno State's football team acquire the "Bulldogs" nickname?

• A.

A Bulldog Was Often Seen On Campus

• B.

• C.

Students Held A Naming Contest

• D.

"Bulldog" Was A Coach's Nickname

A. A Bulldog Was Often Seen On Campus
Explanation
The correct answer is "A Bulldog Was Often Seen On Campus." This suggests that the nickname "Bulldogs" was acquired because there was a bulldog that was frequently seen on the Fresno State campus.

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• 22.

### What was the Fresno State football team's overall record in the 1990's?

• A.

80-39-1

• B.

91-29

• C.

54-64-2

• D.

67-51-2

D. 67-51-2
Explanation
The correct answer is 67-51-2. This indicates that the Fresno State football team had a total of 67 wins, 51 losses, and 2 ties during the 1990's.

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• 23.

### What was the Fresno State football team's overall record in the 1980's?

• A.

101-14

• B.

75-38-2

• C.

82-32-1

• D.

66-48-1

C. 82-32-1
Explanation
In the 1980's, the Fresno State football team had an overall record of 82-32-1. This means that they won 82 games, lost 32 games, and tied 1 game during that decade.

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• 24.

### What was the Fresno State football team's overall record in the 1970's?

• A.

56-56

• B.

65-46-1

• C.

52-59-1

• D.

38-73-1

C. 52-59-1
Explanation
In the 1970's, the Fresno State football team had an overall record of 52-59-1.

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• 25.

### A Fresno State quarterback set what school completion percentage record by the time he left in 2001?

• A.

0.543

• B.

0.701

• C.

0.626

• D.

0.502

C. 0.626
Explanation
In 2001, a Fresno State quarterback set a school completion percentage record of 0.626. This means that out of all the passes attempted by the quarterback, 62.6% of them were completed successfully. This record indicates the quarterback's accuracy and ability to connect with his receivers effectively.

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• 26.

### In 1989, a Fresno State linebacker set a school record for sacks in a season with how many?

• A.

18

• B.

15.5

• C.

22.5

• D.

29

C. 22.5
Explanation
In 1989, a Fresno State linebacker set a school record for sacks in a season with 22.5. This means that throughout the season, the linebacker successfully tackled the opposing team's quarterback behind the line of scrimmage 22.5 times, which is the highest number of sacks achieved by any player in a single season at Fresno State.

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• 27.

### A Fresno State receiver, who last played in 1982, set a school record in what track and field event?

• A.

Triple Jump

• B.

Pole Vault

• C.

100 Meters

• D.

Long Jump

A. Triple Jump
Explanation
The correct answer is Triple Jump. The question asks about a Fresno State receiver who set a school record in a track and field event. Out of the given options, the triple jump is the only event that is related to track and field. The other options, pole vault, 100 meters, and long jump, are also track and field events, but there is no mention of the Fresno State receiver setting a record in any of them. Therefore, the correct answer is triple jump.

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• 28.

### How many yards per rush did Fresno State average in setting its single-game school record in 1991?

• A.

6.5

• B.

5.6

• C.

11.8

• D.

9

D. 9
Explanation
In 1991, Fresno State set its single-game school record. The question asks for the average number of yards per rush that Fresno State achieved during this game. The correct answer is 9, indicating that on average, Fresno State gained 9 yards for each rushing attempt made during the game.

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• 29.

### In 2001, the Fresno State football team set a season record with how many passing attempts?

• A.

701

• B.

679

• C.

533

• D.

475

C. 533
Explanation
In 2001, the Fresno State football team set a season record with 533 passing attempts. This means that throughout the entire season, the team made 533 attempts to pass the football. This statistic showcases the team's emphasis on a passing offense and their willingness to take risks and throw the ball frequently.

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• 30.

### Fresno State's football team set a school record with how many pass completions in a 1987 game?

• A.

64

• B.

32

• C.

58

• D.

40

D. 40
Explanation
Fresno State's football team set a school record with 40 pass completions in a 1987 game. This means that the team successfully completed 40 passes during that particular game, which was the highest number of completions ever achieved by the team in a single game.

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