Fun Facts Trivia Quiz E11Free Printable Trivia Questions
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Published for over 105 years, what is the longest running comic strip still being syndicated?
a. The Katzenjammer Kids
b. Gasoline Alley
d. Dennis the Menace
The Katzenjammer Kids - It was first published in December of 1897 in the New York Journal.
According to the Guinness Book of World Records, which of the following is the world's largest painting?
a. The Last Supper
b. Mother Earth
c. A Cure for Insomnia
d. Fiori di Como
Mother Earth - A depiction of a woman holding a peace sign, the painting took two and a half years to complete.
In 1997, Yahoo had a chance to acquire Google. What was the asking price?
a. $5 Million
b. $1 Million
c. $100 Million
d. $10 Million
$1 Million - A blunder for sure, Google is now worth over $200 billion.
Who was the first goalie in the NHL to wear a mask during a NHL game?
a. Lorne 'Gump' Worsley
b. Johnny Bower
c. Jacques Plante
d. Terry Sawchuk
Jacques Plante - On November 1, 1959.
Thumbelina, the world's smallest horse, weighs in at about?
a. 37 Pounds
b. 57 Pounds
c. 67 Pounds
d. 47 Pounds
57 Pounds - She stands at about 17 inches.
Most scientists believe that UFOs (as extraterrestrial crafts) deserve which of the following?
a. No Investigation
b. Case-to-Case Basis
c. Complete Investigation
d. Preliminary Investigation
No Investigation - Most consider them, although not impossible, 'extremely' unlikely.
If you were to add up all the gifts from the "Twelve Days of Christmas" song, how many would you have?
364 - Thought to be French in origin, the song's first known publication was in England in 1780.
The average person's short-term memory can remember how many digits?
a. 9 to 12 Digits
b. 12 to 16 Digits
c. 3 to 6 Digits
d. 5 to 9 Digits
5 to 9 Digits - Without rehearsal, the duration of short-term memory is in the order of seconds.
The use of simple passwords (such as "123456" or "password" etc.) contributes to what percentage of computer break-ins?
a. 80 Percent
b. 50 Percent
c. 70 Percent
d. 60 Percent
80 Percent - According to ESET, the most used password is 'password'.
Angel Falls is the world's highest waterfall. Where is it located?
Venezuela - It has a height of 3,212 feet.
What is the most photographed building in Poland?
a. Wawel Castle
b. Krakow Barbican
c. Crooked House
d. Cloth Hall
Crooked House - The house is located at a shopping center in Sopot.
The Orca is one of the most powerful predators in the world. What other name does it go by?
a. Humpback Whale
b. Blue Whale
c. Killer Whale
d. Sperm Whale
Killer Whale - Killer Whales can be up to 32 feet long.
Chickens that lay brown eggs have what color of earlobes?
Red - Chickens that have white earlobes lay white eggs.
Which of the following cartoon characters was the first to receive a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame?
a. Mickey Mouse
b. The Road Runner
c. Donald Duck
d. Bugs Bunny
Mickey Mouse - Bugs Bunny was the second character to receive a star.
According to recent studies, the consumption of Coca Cola can reduce a man's sperm count. By what percentage?
a. Twenty Percent
b. Ten Percent
c. Five Percent
d. Thirty Percent
Thirty Percent - According to Interbrand, Coca-Cola is the world's most valuable brand.
Nationwide in the United States, approximately what percentage of students have had sex before they graduate high school?
a. 47 Percent
b. 37 Percent
c. 57 Percent
d. 67 Percent
47 Percent - Interestingly enough, only 35 percent of those that go on to graduate at Harvard have had sex during high school.
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