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  • 1. 

    Whom would you associate with the catchphrase "yabba dabba doo!"?

    • A.

      Fred Flintstone

    • B.

      Bugs Bunny

    • C.

      Mickey Mouse

    • D.

      Donald Duck

    Correct Answer
    A. Fred Flintstone
    Explanation
    The catchphrase "yabba dabba doo!" is famously associated with the character Fred Flintstone. This catchphrase became popularized through the animated television show "The Flintstones," where Fred Flintstone is the main character. He often exclaims "yabba dabba doo!" as an expression of excitement or enthusiasm. The other options, Bugs Bunny, Mickey Mouse, and Donald Duck, are all iconic cartoon characters, but they do not use the catchphrase "yabba dabba doo!"

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  • 2. 

    Who generally uses the catchphrase "abracadabra"?

    • A.

      Doctors

    • B.

      Teachers

    • C.

      Magicians

    • D.

      Engineers

    Correct Answer
    C. Magicians
    Explanation
    Magicians generally use the catchphrase "abracadabra" as part of their performances. This catchphrase is commonly associated with magic tricks and illusions, creating a sense of mystery and wonder. It is often used when performing tricks that involve making objects appear or disappear, adding to the theatricality and entertainment value of the performance.

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  • 3. 

    In which film was the catchphrase "Greed is Good" used?

    • A.

      Titanic

    • B.

      Edge of Darkness

    • C.

      Wall Street

    • D.

      The Hurt Locker

    Correct Answer
    C. Wall Street
    Explanation
    The catchphrase "Greed is Good" was used in the film Wall Street. This phrase became iconic and is often associated with the character Gordon Gekko, played by Michael Douglas. In the film, Gekko is a ruthless and unscrupulous Wall Street investor who believes that greed motivates people to take risks and achieve success. The phrase has since become a symbol of the excesses and moral ambiguity of the financial world.

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  • 4. 

    In which of the following movies was "Say hello to my little friend" catchphrase used?

    • A.

      Scarface

    • B.

      Once Upon a Time in China

    • C.

      Police Story

    • D.

      The Dark Knight

    Correct Answer
    A. Scarface
    Explanation
    The catchphrase "Say hello to my little friend" was used in the movie Scarface.

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  • 5. 

    Who used to say, "Elementary, my dear Watson"?

    • A.

      Sherlock Holmes

    • B.

      James Bond

    • C.

      Miss Murple

    • D.

      Hercule Poirot

    Correct Answer
    A. Sherlock Holmes
    Explanation
    Sherlock Holmes is the correct answer because "Elementary, my dear Watson" is a famous catchphrase associated with the character. Although the exact phrase "Elementary, my dear Watson" does not appear in any of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's original Sherlock Holmes stories, it has become closely linked to the character through adaptations in film, television, and other media. The phrase is often used by Holmes to emphasize his deductive reasoning skills and to highlight the simplicity of the solution to a mystery.

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  • 6. 

    In which movie would you find the dialog, "Frankly, my dear, I don't give a damn"?

    • A.

      Gone with the Wind

    • B.

      Hatari

    • C.

      The African Queen

    • D.

      Casablanca

    Correct Answer
    A. Gone with the Wind
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Gone with the Wind. This iconic line is spoken by the character Rhett Butler, played by Clark Gable, in the 1939 film adaptation of Margaret Mitchell's novel. The line is delivered towards the end of the movie, when Rhett is leaving Scarlett O'Hara, played by Vivien Leigh, and signifies his indifference towards her and their relationship. The line has become one of the most famous quotes in cinema history.

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  • 7. 

    "I'll be back" is a catchphrase associated with which actor?

    • A.

      Arnold Schwarzenegger

    • B.

      Jackie Chan

    • C.

      Bruce Lee

    • D.

      Sylvester Stallone

    Correct Answer
    A. Arnold Schwarzenegger
    Explanation
    The catchphrase "I'll be back" is famously associated with Arnold Schwarzenegger. He first uttered this line in the 1984 film "The Terminator" and it has since become one of his most iconic lines. Schwarzenegger's portrayal of the Terminator solidified his status as an action movie star and the catchphrase has been widely recognized and referenced in popular culture.

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  • 8. 

    Who used the catchphrase "Yes, we can" during his Presidential campaigns?

    • A.

      George W Bush

    • B.

      Barack Obama

    • C.

      Ronald Reagan

    • D.

      Dwight D. Eisenhower

    Correct Answer
    B. Barack Obama
    Explanation
    Barack Obama used the catchphrase "Yes, we can" during his Presidential campaigns. This phrase became a rallying cry for his supporters and encapsulated his message of hope, change, and unity. It resonated with many Americans who were inspired by his vision for a better future and his belief in the power of collective action. Obama's use of this catchphrase helped to energize his campaign and connect with voters on an emotional level.

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  • 9. 

    What does James Bond want as "Shaken, not stirred"?

    • A.

      Whiskey

    • B.

      Martini

    • C.

      Vodka

    • D.

      Lime Soda

    Correct Answer
    B. Martini
    Explanation
    James Bond wants his martini to be "Shaken, not stirred." This phrase has become iconic and synonymous with the character. It refers to the specific way Bond prefers his martini to be prepared, with the ingredients mixed vigorously by shaking rather than stirred. This method is believed to create a different texture and taste to the drink. Bond's preference for a shaken martini has become a defining characteristic of his sophisticated and suave persona.

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  • 10. 

    Who used the catchphrase "government of the people, by the people, for the people枚?

    • A.

      Barack Obama

    • B.

      George W Bush

    • C.

      Harry Truman

    • D.

      Abraham Lincoln

    Correct Answer
    D. Abraham Lincoln
    Explanation
    Abraham Lincoln used the catchphrase "government of the people, by the people, for the people." This phrase is from Lincoln's Gettysburg Address, delivered during the American Civil War. It emphasizes the idea that the government should be formed and operated by the people, representing their interests and working for their benefit. Lincoln's use of this phrase reflects his belief in democracy and the importance of the people's role in shaping their government.

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  • 11. 

    Which U.S. president had a sign with "The buck stops here" inscription on his desk?

    • A.

      Harry S. Truman

    • B.

      George W Bush

    • C.

      Dwight D. Eisenhower

    • D.

      Abraham Lincoln

    Correct Answer
    A. Harry S. Truman
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Harry S. Truman. This phrase "The buck stops here" means that the responsibility for a decision or action ultimately rests with the person in charge. Truman had this sign on his desk to signify that he took full responsibility for the decisions made during his presidency and did not pass the blame onto others.

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  • 12. 

    In which of the following sports is the catchphrase "Howz that" used?

    • A.

      Swimming

    • B.

      Soccer

    • C.

      Formula 1

    • D.

      Cricket

    Correct Answer
    D. Cricket
    Explanation
    The catchphrase "Howz that" is used in the sport of cricket. In cricket, the phrase is used by the fielding team to appeal to the umpire for a decision when they believe a batsman is out. It is a way of asking the umpire to consider whether the batsman should be given out or not. This catchphrase is unique to cricket and is not used in swimming, soccer, or Formula 1.

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  • 13. 

    Who, in the TV show "Hawaii Five-O", often utters "Book 'em, Danno!"?

    • A.

      Che Fong

    • B.

      Paul Jameson

    • C.

      Danny Williams

    • D.

      Steve McGarrett

    Correct Answer
    D. Steve McGarrett
    Explanation
    In the TV show "Hawaii Five-O," Steve McGarrett often utters the phrase "Book 'em, Danno!" This catchphrase has become iconic and is often associated with the character of Steve McGarrett. It is typically said after a suspect has been apprehended and is a way for McGarrett to instruct his colleague, Danno, to officially charge the suspect and begin the legal process.

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  • 14. 

    The dialog "Here's looking at you, kid" is from which movie?

    • A.

      Breakfast at Tiffany's

    • B.

      Casablanca

    • C.

      Sunset Boulevard

    • D.

      Born Free

    Correct Answer
    B. Casablanca
    Explanation
    The dialog "Here's looking at you, kid" is from the movie Casablanca. This line is spoken by the character Rick Blaine, played by Humphrey Bogart, to Ilsa Lund, played by Ingrid Bergman. It has become one of the most iconic and memorable lines in film history, representing the romantic and bittersweet nature of their relationship. Casablanca is a classic romantic drama set during World War II and is known for its timeless story, memorable characters, and unforgettable dialogue.

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  • 15. 

    Who used to say, "That's another nice mess..."?

    • A.

      Oliver Hardy

    • B.

      Stan Laurel

    • C.

      Charlie Chaplin

    • D.

      Mr. Bean

    Correct Answer
    A. Oliver Hardy
    Explanation
    Oliver Hardy used to say, "That's another nice mess..." This catchphrase became synonymous with his comedic persona and was often used in his films with his comedy partner, Stan Laurel. Oliver Hardy's portrayal of the bumbling, lovable character who often found himself in amusing and chaotic situations made him famous for delivering this line.

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  • 16. 

    "Stupidity is also a gift of God, but one mustn't misuse it" is a famous saying of whom?

    • A.

      Desmond Tutu

    • B.

      Pope John Paul II

    • C.

      Dalai Lama

    • D.

      Mother Teresa

    Correct Answer
    B. Pope John Paul II
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Pope John Paul II. This famous saying reflects the idea that even though stupidity may exist, it should not be misused or taken advantage of. Pope John Paul II was known for his wisdom and insightful quotes, and this saying highlights his belief in the importance of using one's gifts responsibly.

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  • 17. 

    Which US President used the catchphrase, "We must stay the course"?

    • A.

      Harry S Truman

    • B.

      Barack Obama

    • C.

      Abraham Lincoln

    • D.

      George W Bush

    Correct Answer
    D. George W Bush
    Explanation
    George W Bush used the catchphrase "We must stay the course" during his presidency. This phrase became associated with his administration's approach to foreign policy, particularly in relation to the Iraq War. It emphasized the need to remain committed to the chosen course of action despite challenges or setbacks.

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  • 18. 

    Which Russian premier did Ronald Reagan ask to "tear down this wall"?

    • A.

      Mikhail Gorbachev

    • B.

      Boris Yeltsin

    • C.

      Vladimir Putin

    • D.

      Nikita Khrushchev

    Correct Answer
    A. Mikhail Gorbachev
    Explanation
    Ronald Reagan asked Mikhail Gorbachev to "tear down this wall" referring to the Berlin Wall. Gorbachev was the General Secretary of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union at the time and played a key role in the political changes that led to the end of the Cold War. Reagan's famous statement was made during his speech at the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin in 1987, urging Gorbachev to dismantle the physical and symbolic division between East and West Germany.

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  • 19. 

    Which role was played by Cate Blanchett?

    • A.

      Marissa in "Get Shorty"

    • B.

      Rod Tidwell In "Jerry Maguire"

    • C.

      Queen Elizabeth I In "Elizabeth"

    • D.

      Jane in "Risky Business"

    Correct Answer
    C. Queen Elizabeth I In "Elizabeth"
    Explanation
    Cate Blanchett played the role of Queen Elizabeth I in the movie "Elizabeth".

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  • 20. 

    Which fact relates to Cate Blanchett?

    • A.

      Member Of Comedy Duo Cheech & Chong

    • B.

      Matt Brody On "Baywatch"

    • C.

      Australian Actress In "Elizabeth"

    • D.

      Penny Lane In Rock Film "Almost Famous"

    Correct Answer
    C. Australian Actress In "Elizabeth"
    Explanation
    Cate Blanchett is related to the fact that she is an Australian actress in the film "Elizabeth".

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