Trivia Questions On Quiz Bowl Competition!

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Trivia Questions On Quiz Bowl Competition!

These are trivia questions on quiz bowl competition. Most people tend to fail because they either don’t have enough practice, or they don’t know the answers. The quiz below is specifically set to help you train your mind to think fast and at the same time teach you some new things in record time. Do give it a try and all the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    One of two central characters in "The Music Man" is a traveling salesman. What is the occupation of the other?
  • 2. 
    Place names symbolic of heroic resistance include Masada, Marathon, the Alamo, and the ...
    • A. 

      Dardanelles

    • B. 

      Warsaw ghetto

    • C. 

      Plains of Nazca

    • D. 

      Valley of the Kings

    • E. 

      Black Hole of Calcutta

  • 3. 
    Name the cat in "Pinocchio."
  • 4. 
    In 1978, California congressman Leo Ryan arrived in Guyana to investigate complaints from his constituents about the treatment of their relatives in a commune established by what charismatic preacher? (first and last name)
  • 5. 
    Boulder Dam, otherwise known as Hoover Dam, is between...
    • A. 

      Montana & Idaho

    • B. 

      Nevada & Arizona

    • C. 

      Kansas & Missouri

    • D. 

      West Virginia & Ohio

    • E. 

      Georgia & South Carolina

  • 6. 
    A polygon has 22 sides. The sum of the measures of its interior angles is ____ degrees.
    • A. 

      360

    • B. 

      1800

    • C. 

      2450

    • D. 

      3600

    • E. 

      3960

  • 7. 
    Name the other James brother (besides Jesse) who rodes with William Quantrill.
  • 8. 
    Who wrote these words?  I will arise and go now, and go to Innisfree, And a small cabin builds there, of clay and wattles made. Nine bean-rows will Il have there, a hive for the honey-bee, and live long in the bee-loud glade.
  • 9. 
    The French Revolution occurred in the ____ century.
    • A. 

      14th

    • B. 

      15th

    • C. 

      16th

    • D. 

      17th

    • E. 

      18th

  • 10. 
    Franklin Roosevelt called the bombing of Pearl Harbor in 1941 " a day of..."
    • A. 

      Infamy

    • B. 

      Digamy

    • C. 

      Bigamy

    • D. 

      Polygamy

    • E. 

      Misogamy

  • 11. 
    Which legal defense is most different from the others cited here?
    • A. 

      Alibi

    • B. 

      Insanity

    • C. 

      Twinkie defense

    • D. 

      Temporary insanity

    • E. 

      Diminished capacity

  • 12. 
    The English philanthropist William Wilberforce is remembered for his efforts in ending what practice in Britain? 
  • 13. 
    Peritoneal folds that connect the intestines to the dorsal abdominal wall are...
    • A. 

      Rugae

    • B. 

      Setae

    • C. 

      Ganglia

    • D. 

      Lacteals

    • E. 

      Mesenteries

  • 14. 
    Divide X cubed by X to the fifth power.
  • 15. 
    Which of the two principal types of lenses causes light rays to spread out?
  • 16. 
    You must travel through Bolivia or what another country to go directly from Paraguay to Chile?
  • 17. 
    In what Asian country was the water buffalo domesticated around 3000 B.C.?
  • 18. 
    The northeastern corner of Colorado is adjacent to...
    • A. 

      Kansas

    • B. 

      Wyoming

    • C. 

      Nebraska

    • D. 

      Oklahoma

    • E. 

      South Dakota

  • 19. 
    Which book title has the highest number according to the Dewey Decimal System?
    • A. 

      Modern Physics

    • B. 

      African Linguistics

    • C. 

      Math Puzzles and Games

    • D. 

      Art in the Western World

    • E. 

      Don't Know Much about History

  • 20. 
    The relative movement between the sides of a fault is called...