General Knowledge Trivia Questions #107Printable General Knowledge Trivia Quiz
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Will Ferrell provides the voice of the leading character in which animated comedy film?
d. Despicable Me
MegaMind - Will Ferrell voiced Megamind, the mastermind who turns from supervillain to superhero.
A major center for international politics, Brussels is the capital of which country?
Belgium - Belgium is a founding member of the European Union, Eurozone and NATO.
Complete this mathematical trio - Sine, Cosine, and...?
Tangent - Sine, Cosine and Tangent are all based on a Right-Angled Triangle.
How old was Ronald Reagan when was inaugurated as US President?
69 - Reagan served as president from January 20, 1981 to January 20, 1989.
The Genesis is a luxury car made by what company?
Hyundai - The Genesis is a full-size four-door luxury sedan first produced in 2008.
Which Spice Girl was a member of the judging panel on the UK edition of the X Factor in 2014?
c. Mel B
d. Mel C
Mel B - Mel B was known as Scary Spice.
Cars would seldom, if ever, be seen in which of these cities?
Venice - There are no cars or roadways, just canals and boats in Venice.
Cocaine was an ingredient of which popular soft drink until 1903?
a. Dr. Pepper
c. Mountain Dew
Coca-Cola - Coke products can be found in over 200 countries worldwide.
Which of the following classic films did Francis Ford Coppola direct?
a. The Godfather
b. The Shawshank Redemption
c. Star Wars
d. Taxi Driver
The Godfather - Two sequels to the film were released - The Godfather Part II in 1974, and The Godfather Part III in 1990.
What English rock band released the album "Dark Side of the Moon" in 1973?
a. Pink Floyd
c. Led Zeppelin
d. Deep Purple
Pink Floyd - Dark Side of the Moon remained on the charts for 741 weeks from 1973 to 1988.
Zoology is the study of what?
Animals - Zoology is a branch of biology.
Making its debut in 1936, the Mexican liqueur "Kahlua" is what flavor?
Coffee - Kahlua contains rum, corn syrup and vanilla bean.
Written by J.R.R. Tolkien, in what year was the fantasy novel "The Hobbit" published?
1937 - The Hobbit has never been out of print.
Found on the flag of Israel, how many points does the "Star of David" have?
6 - The flag of Israel depicts a blue Star of David on a white background.
Starting in 1337, how long did the Hundred Years' War last?
a. 99 years
b. 105 years
c. 116 years
d. 100 years
116 years - The Hundred Years' War was a series of conflicts, which ended in 1453.
How many Gold Medals did track and field star Carl Lewis win at the 1984 Summer Olympics?
4 - Attending three Olympics, Carl won ten Gold Medals in total.
If you add the Roman numerals XI and VIII, what value do you get?
19 - XI is 11 and VIII is 8.
The gastric acid found in the human stomach is partially composed of what acid?
Hydrochloric - Gastric acid also contains potassium chloride and sodium chloride.
Directed by Francis Ford Coppola, "I love the smell of napalm in the morning" is a quote from which 1979 film?
a. The Godfather
b. Taxi Driver
c. Apocalypse Now
d. Mean Streets
Apocalypse Now - Apocalypse Now was inspired by Joseph Conrad's novella, Heart of Darkness.
Who was the President of the United States during the First World War?
d. Woodrow Wilson
Woodrow Wilson - The 28th President of the United States, Wilson served as president from March 4, 1913 to March 4, 1921.
The 2008 animated comedy film "Escape 2 Africa" is a sequel to which film?
c. Happy Feet
d. Ice Age
Madagascar - Escape 2 Africa was awarded the Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards - Favorite Animated Film in 2009.
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