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  • 1. 

    Who led the Washington Huskies with four touchdown passes in the 2008 season?

    • A.

      Brock Huard

    • B.

      Ronnie Fouch

    • C.

      Taylor Bean

    • D.

      Jake Locker

    Correct Answer
    B. Ronnie Fouch
    Explanation
    Ronnie Fouch led the Washington Huskies with four touchdown passes in the 2008 season.

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  • 2. 

    Terrance Dailey led the Washington Huskies in rushing in 2008 with how many yards?

    • A.

      1,212

    • B.

      666

    • C.

      338

    • D.

      982

    Correct Answer
    C. 338
    Explanation
    Terrance Dailey led the Washington Huskies in rushing in 2008 with 338 yards.

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  • 3. 

    Who was hired as head football coach for the Washington Huskies in December of 2008?

    • A.

      Nick Holt

    • B.

      Pete Carroll

    • C.

      Tyrone Willingham

    • D.

      Steve Sarkisian

    Correct Answer
    D. Steve Sarkisian
    Explanation
    Steve Sarkisian was hired as head football coach for the Washington Huskies in December of 2008.

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  • 4. 

    What football team did Steve Sarkisian coach before going to the Washington Huskies in 2008?

    • A.

      UCLA Bruins

    • B.

      Georgia Bulldogs

    • C.

      USC Trojans

    • D.

      Oakland Raiders

    Correct Answer
    C. USC Trojans
    Explanation
    Before joining the Washington Huskies in 2008, Steve Sarkisian coached the USC Trojans football team.

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  • 5. 

    Who did Steve Sarkisian hire as defensive coordinator for the Washington Huskies in 2008?

    • A.

      Jeff Tedford

    • B.

      Bo Pellini

    • C.

      Nick Holt

    • D.

      Ken Norton Jr.

    Correct Answer
    C. Nick Holt
    Explanation
    In 2008, Steve Sarkisian hired Nick Holt as the defensive coordinator for the Washington Huskies.

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  • 6. 

    D'Andre Goodwin was the leading Washington Huskies receiver with how many receiving yards in 2008?

    • A.

      982

    • B.

      692

    • C.

      1,677

    • D.

      1,244

    Correct Answer
    B. 692
    Explanation
    In 2008, D'Andre Goodwin was the leading Washington Huskies receiver with 692 receiving yards.

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  • 7. 

    What is the annual football game between the Washington Huskies and Washington State Cougars called?

    • A.

      The Apple Cup

    • B.

      The Beer Keg

    • C.

      The Frying Pan

    • D.

      The Stir Fry Wok

    Correct Answer
    A. The Apple Cup
    Explanation
    The annual football game between the Washington Huskies and Washington State Cougars is called The Apple Cup.

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  • 8. 

    The Washington Huskies lost to Washington State in the 2008 Apple Cup by what final score?

    • A.

      28-25

    • B.

      41915

    • C.

      42-35

    • D.

      16-13

    Correct Answer
    D. 16-13
    Explanation
    In the 2008 Apple Cup, the Washington Huskies lost to Washington State with a final score of 16-13.

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  • 9. 

    What was Tyrone Willingham's 2005-08 record as head football coach at the University of Washington?

    • A.

      Nov-37

    • B.

      24-24

    • C.

      Jan-47

    • D.

      30-18

    Correct Answer
    A. Nov-37
  • 10. 

    What was the only football team to shut out the Washington Huskies in 2008, by a score of 56-0?

    • A.

      USC Trojans

    • B.

      UCLA Bruins

    • C.

      Arizona Wildcats

    • D.

      Washington State Cougars

    Correct Answer
    A. USC Trojans
    Explanation
    In 2008, the USC Trojans shut out the Washington Huskies with a score of 56-0. This means that the Trojans prevented the Huskies from scoring any points throughout the entire game. The other options, UCLA Bruins, Arizona Wildcats, and Washington State Cougars, did not achieve a shutout victory against the Huskies in 2008. Therefore, the USC Trojans are the only football team that accomplished this feat.

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  • 11. 

    How many total tackles did Mason Foster have in 2008 to lead the Washington Huskies?

    • A.

      66

    • B.

      89

    • C.

      145

    • D.

      105

    Correct Answer
    D. 105
    Explanation
    Mason Foster had a total of 105 tackles in 2008, which led the Washington Huskies.

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  • 12. 

    Eight sacks was the team high recorded by which Washington Huskies player in 2008?

    • A.

      Daniel Te'o-Nesheim

    • B.

      E.J. Savannah

    • C.

      Everrette Thompson

    • D.

      Craig Noble

    Correct Answer
    A. Daniel Te'o-Nesheim
    Explanation
    Daniel Te'o-Nesheim recorded the team high of eight sacks for the Washington Huskies in 2008.

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  • 13. 

    What position did Jake Locker play for the Washington Huskies in 2008?

    • A.

      Wide Receiver

    • B.

      Running Back

    • C.

      Cornerback

    • D.

      Quarterback

    Correct Answer
    D. Quarterback
    Explanation
    In 2008, Jake Locker played as the quarterback for the Washington Huskies. As the quarterback, he was responsible for leading the team's offense, making strategic decisions, and throwing the football to his teammates. This position requires strong leadership skills, decision-making abilities, and a strong arm for accurate passing.

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  • 14. 

    Ryan Perkins was the Washington Huskies football scoring leader with how many points in 2008?

    • A.

      38

    • B.

      19

    • C.

      66

    • D.

      58

    Correct Answer
    A. 38
    Explanation
    Ryan Perkins was the Washington Huskies football scoring leader with 38 points in 2008.

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  • 15. 

    Tied for last in the Pac-10, how many passing TDs did the Washington Huskies garner in 2008?

    • A.

      Four

    • B.

      Eight

    • C.

      Six

    • D.

      Ten

    Correct Answer
    C. Six
    Explanation
    In 2008, the Washington Huskies garnered six passing touchdowns. This suggests that they had a relatively weak passing offense, as they were tied for last in the Pac-10 conference.

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  • 16. 

    With a Pac-10 low of 16 sacks in 2008, with which other team were the Washington Huskies tied?

    • A.

      Washington State Cougars

    • B.

      UCLA Bruins

    • C.

      USC Trojans

    • D.

      Oregon Ducks

    Correct Answer
    A. Washington State Cougars
    Explanation
    In 2008, the Washington Huskies had the lowest number of sacks in the Pac-10 conference, with only 16 sacks. They were tied with the Washington State Cougars, who also had 16 sacks that season.

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  • 17. 

    Which Washington Huskies football player was named to the All-Pac 10 second team in 2008?

    • A.

      Mason Foster

    • B.

      Doug Nussmeier

    • C.

      Daniel Te'o-Nesheim

    • D.

      Nate Williams

    Correct Answer
    C. Daniel Te'o-Nesheim
    Explanation
    Daniel Te'o-Nesheim was named to the All-Pac 10 second team in 2008.

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  • 18. 

    Jordan Polk was the Washington Huskies leader in what 2008 category with 595 yards?

    • A.

      Punt Return Yards

    • B.

      Kickoff Return Yards

    • C.

      Passing Yards

    • D.

      Rushing Yards

    Correct Answer
    B. Kickoff Return Yards
    Explanation
    Jordan Polk led the Washington Huskies in the 2008 category of Kickoff Return Yards with 595 yards.

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  • 19. 

    Jake Locker was penalized for what at the end of the Washington vs. BYU football game in 2008?

    • A.

      Throwing Ball In The Air

    • B.

      Spiking The Football

    • C.

      Dancing

    • D.

      Making A Cell Phone Call

    Correct Answer
    A. Throwing Ball In The Air
    Explanation
    Jake Locker was penalized for throwing the ball in the air at the end of the Washington vs. BYU football game in 2008. This action is considered unsportsmanlike conduct and a violation of the rules.

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  • 20. 

    Which player led the Washington Huskies in rushing with 1,294 yards in 2007?

    • A.

      Luke Kravitz

    • B.

      Jake Locker

    • C.

      J.R. Hasty

    • D.

      Louis Rankin

    Correct Answer
    D. Louis Rankin
    Explanation
    Louis Rankin led the Washington Huskies in rushing with 1,294 yards in 2007.

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  • 21. 

    In 2007 Jake Locker led the Washington Huskies in rushing touchdowns with how many?

    • A.

      Nine

    • B.

      Six

    • C.

      13

    • D.

      19

    Correct Answer
    C. 13
    Explanation
    In 2007, Jake Locker, the quarterback for the Washington Huskies, had a remarkable season where he showcased his versatility by leading the team in rushing touchdowns. He scored an impressive 13 rushing touchdowns, demonstrating his ability to not only throw the ball but also make significant contributions on the ground. This statistic highlights Locker's athleticism and his importance to the team's offensive success during that season.

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  • 22. 

    Louis Rankin gained 1,294 yards playing what position for the Washington Huskies in 2007?

    • A.

      Running Back

    • B.

      Wide Receiver

    • C.

      Tight End

    • D.

      Quarterback

    Correct Answer
    A. Running Back
    Explanation
    In 2007, Louis Rankin gained 1,294 yards playing for the Washington Huskies. This indicates that he was a productive player in terms of yardage gained. The position that typically gains the most yards on offense is the running back. Running backs are responsible for carrying the ball and gaining yards on the ground. Therefore, it can be inferred that Louis Rankin played as a running back for the Washington Huskies in 2007.

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  • 23. 

    How many completions did the Washington Huskies' Jake Locker have out of 328 attempts in 2007?

    • A.

      245

    • B.

      312

    • C.

      155

    • D.

      199

    Correct Answer
    C. 155
    Explanation
    In 2007, Jake Locker of the Washington Huskies had 155 completions out of 328 attempts.

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  • 24. 

    How many all purpose yards did Louis Rankin have to lead the Washington Huskies in 2007?

    • A.

      3,822

    • B.

      2,396

    • C.

      1,272

    • D.

      1,667

    Correct Answer
    B. 2,396
    Explanation
    In 2007, Louis Rankin led the Washington Huskies with a total of 2,396 all-purpose yards.

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  • 25. 

    Who was the leading tackler for the Washington Huskies in 2007 with 111 total tackles?

    • A.

      E.J. Savannah

    • B.

      Jordan Reffett

    • C.

      Daniel Te'o-Nesheim

    • D.

      Roy Lewis

    Correct Answer
    A. E.J. Savannah
    Explanation
    E.J. Savannah was the leading tackler for the Washington Huskies in 2007 with 111 total tackles.

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  • 26. 

    By what score did Washington State's football team beat Washington in the 100th Apple Cup in 2007?

    • A.

      56-42

    • B.

      41915

    • C.

      35-28

    • D.

      42-35

    Correct Answer
    D. 42-35
    Explanation
    In the 100th Apple Cup in 2007, Washington State's football team beat Washington with a score of 42-35.

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  • 27. 

    Who was the University of Washington's leader in 2007 with 8.5 sacks?

    • A.

      Roy Lewis

    • B.

      Daniel Te'o-Nesheim

    • C.

      Greyson Gunheim

    • D.

      E.J. Savannah

    Correct Answer
    B. Daniel Te'o-Nesheim
    Explanation
    Daniel Te'o-Nesheim was the University of Washington's leader in 2007 with 8.5 sacks.

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  • 28. 

    Who was the only player to return a kickoff for the Washington Huskies in 2007?

    • A.

      Johnie Kirton

    • B.

      Louis Rankin

    • C.

      Paul Homer

    • D.

      Jake Locker

    Correct Answer
    B. Louis Rankin
    Explanation
    Louis Rankin was the only player to return a kickoff for the Washington Huskies in 2007. This means that out of the four options given, Rankin was the only player who successfully returned a kickoff during that season. The other players listed may have played for the team in 2007, but they did not have any kickoff returns.

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  • 29. 

    Which Washington Husky was selected in the fourth round of the 2007 NFL Draft by the Dallas Cowboys?

    • A.

      Jason Brink

    • B.

      Isaiah Stanback

    • C.

      Brock Huard

    • D.

      Jake Locker

    Correct Answer
    B. Isaiah Stanback
    Explanation
    Isaiah Stanback was selected in the fourth round of the 2007 NFL Draft by the Dallas Cowboys.

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  • 30. 

    For what coaching position was Nick Holt hired by the Washington Huskies in 2009?

    • A.

      Defensive Coordinator

    • B.

      Offensive Coordinator

    • C.

      Special Teams Coach

    • D.

      Defensive Line Coach

    Correct Answer
    A. Defensive Coordinator
    Explanation
    Nick Holt was hired by the Washington Huskies in 2009 as the Defensive Coordinator. This position is responsible for developing and implementing defensive strategies, coordinating the defensive unit, and coaching the defensive players. As the Defensive Coordinator, Holt would have been in charge of creating game plans, analyzing opponents' offenses, and making adjustments during games to ensure the success of the defense.

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  • 31. 

    In what stadium did the Washington Huskies play their home football games for the 2008 season?

    • A.

      Purple And Gold Den

    • B.

      Husky Stadium

    • C.

      Malamute Stadium

    • D.

      The Purple Decks

    Correct Answer
    B. Husky Stadium
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Husky Stadium.

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  • 32. 

    What conference did the Washington Huskies football team belong to in 2006?

    • A.

      Pac 10

    • B.

      SEC

    • C.

      Big 10

    • D.

      ACC

    Correct Answer
    A. Pac 10
    Explanation
    In 2006, the Washington Huskies football team belonged to the Pac 10 conference.

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  • 33. 

    What was the capacity of the U. of Washington's Husky Stadium during the 1990 football season?

    • A.

      45,000

    • B.

      72,500

    • C.

      60,000

    • D.

      99,600

    Correct Answer
    B. 72,500
    Explanation
    The capacity of the U. of Washington's Husky Stadium during the 1990 football season was 72,500. This means that the stadium could hold a maximum of 72,500 spectators during the games played in that season.

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  • 34. 

    The football Washington Huskies defeated the WSU Cougars in the 2006 Apple Cup by what score?

    • A.

      35-32

    • B.

      21-14

    • C.

      41914

    • D.

      45-21

    Correct Answer
    A. 35-32
    Explanation
    In the 2006 Apple Cup, the football Washington Huskies defeated the WSU Cougars with a score of 35-32.

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  • 35. 

    What was the name of the new Washington Huskies canine mascot in the 2009 football season?

    • A.

      Frosty II

    • B.

      Frosty I

    • C.

      Dubs

    • D.

      Spirit

    Correct Answer
    C. Dubs
    Explanation
    In the 2009 football season, the new Washington Huskies canine mascot was named Dubs.

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