General Knowledge Trivia Questions #104Printable General Knowledge Trivia Quiz
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The right atrium can be found in which part of your body?
Heart - The right atrium is one of the four chambers of the heart.
The word "Surfbort" was popularized in the song "Drunk in Love" by which artist in 2014?
a. Azealia Banks
d. Nicky Minaj
Beyonce - Beyonce pronounces 'surfboard' as 'surfbort' in the song.
The cruel headmaster of Dotheboys Hall, Wackford Squeers, appears in which Charles Dickens novel?
a. David Copperfield
b. Nicholas Nickleby
c. Oliver Twist
d. Great Expectations
Nicholas Nickleby - The novel centers on Nicholas Nickleby and his efforts to support his mother and sister after his father dies.
Limnology involves the study of which geographical feature?
c. Inland Waters
Inland Waters - Limnology includes the study of lakes, rivers, ponds and streams.
Which of the following cities is the capital of the US state of Kentucky?
a. Des Moines
d. St. Louis
Frankfort - Population wise, Frankfort is the fifth-smallest state capital in the United States.
Which of these movies was the first to win an Oscar for Best Picture?
a. My Fair Lady
b. The Sound of Music
c. In the Heat of the Night
d. A Man For All Seasons
My Fair Lady - My Fair Lady won eight Academy Awards including Best Picture in 1964.
Who was awarded Time Magazine's annual Coolest Person award in 2014?
a. Pharrell Williams
b. Matthew McConaughey
c. Benedict Cumberbatch
d. Miley Cyrus
Matthew McConaughey - Matthew McConaughey is an American actor and producer.
Stampy Cat is a character from which popular 2011 sandbox video game?
a. Garry's Mod
b. The Sims 4
d. Kerbal Space Program
Minecraft - Minecraft offers the gamer different shaped blocks that they can use to build anything that they can imagine.
One of the most famous Dutch Golden Age paintings, in what year did Rembrandt paint "The Night Watch"?
1642 - The painting is quite large at 11.91 ft. × 14.34 ft.
Alibaba, one of the world's biggest companies, floated on the stock market at record levels in 2015. Where is the company based?
d. North Korea
China - Alibaba made its debut 1999 when Jack Ma founded the website Alibaba.com.
One of the most expensive foods in the world, Birds Nest Soup is made primarily from what?
a. Bird Sweat
b. Bird Blood
c. Bird Urine
d. Bird Saliva
Bird Saliva - A single bowl of the soup can cost up to $100.
What is the first name of retired American professional basketball player "Magic" Johnson?
Earvin - Johnson won three NBA MVP Awards during his career.
Daniel Radcliffe plays the role of which character in the Harry Potter films?
a. Hermione Grainger
b. Ron Weasley
c. Nearly Headless Nick
d. Harry Potter
Harry Potter - Radcliffe also starred in the 2012 horror film The Woman in Black.
Released in 1981, Ghost in the Machine is the fourth studio album by which English rock band?
a. The Police
b. Duran Duran
d. The Beatles
The Police - Ghost in the Machine reached number one in the UK Albums Chart.
A German fighter pilot during the First World War, how is Manfred Von Richthofen better known?
a. The Red Baron
b. The Balloon Buster
c. The Black Devil
d. Cats Eyes
The Red Baron - At the start of World War I, Manfred served as a cavalry reconnaissance officer.
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