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Despite getting a so-so grade when he presented the idea at a Yale
business class, Fred Smith founded what company, based in Memphis?
In American horseracing, the "Triple Crown" is a combination of the
Preakness Stakes, the Kentucky Derby and what other race?
a. The Belmont Stakes
b. The Breeders' Cup Classic
c. The American Oaks
d. Rose Bowl
In the long-awaited 1980 season premiere of the extremely popular
TV show "Dallas", who was revealed to have shot J.R.?
a. Wife Sue-Ellen Ewing
b. Sister-in-law Kristin Shepard
c. Father Jock Ewing
d. Ranch Hand Ray Krebbs
According to Christina Aguilera's hit song, why is she like a
"Genie In a Bottle"?
a. You have to rub her the right way
b. She wants you to be her master
c. She'll give you three wishes
d. She is magical
Which film, an adaptation of a novel by L. Frank Baum, replaced the
book's silver shoes with ruby slippers?
a. The Red Shoes
c. The Wizard of Oz
d. Alice in Wonderland
A triangle in which all three sides have different lengths is
In 1832, as per instructions in his will, English philosopher
Jeremy Bentham’s head was...
a. Cremated and dispersed over the Pacific Ocean
b. Removed and placed in a separate coffin
c. Mummified and put on display
d. Donated to science
In 1991, hikers in the Italian Alps discovered Otzi. Otzi is...
a. A type of mineral deposit
b. A new species of flower
c. A mummy
d. A new species of animal
What is the largest "living" species of tortoise?
a. Sea Tortoise
b. Bunnicula Tortoise
c. Galapagos Tortoise
d. Tartarouchos Tortoise
In 399 BC, the Greek thinker Socrates was convicted of corrupting
the youth of Athens and sentenced to death by?
The titan arum is the world's largest?
a. African Elephant
b. Unbranched Inflorescence Flower
c. Freshwater Glacier
d. White Whale
In what year did the "Unsinkable" Titanic go down in the North
Which one of these in NOT considered one of the Seven Wonders of
the ancient world?
a. Great Library of Alexandria
b. Temple of Artemis at Ephesus
c. Lighthouse of Alexandria
d. Statue of Zeus at Olympia
Discovered by Niels Hanson, where was the Huldremose Woman found?
a. The summit of Mount Llullaillaco
b. A cave in Greenland
c. A bog in Denmark
d. Italian Alps
In 300 BC, Greek philosopher Theophrastus earned what title?
a. Father of Botany
b. Father of Religion
c. Father of Fauna
d. Father of Flora
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