General Knowledge Trivia Questions #78Free Printable Trivia Questions
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Written by Margaret Weis and Tracy Hickman, which series of novels is set within the World of Krynn?
b. Dragonlance Legends
c. Might and Magic
Dragonlance Legends - The series is a sequel to the Dragonlance Chronicles.
Named after the Roman goddess of love and beauty, which planet is the hottest in our solar system?
Venus - Venus is often called the blue planet.
In which country did the rice dish "paella" originate?
Spain - There are three widely known types of paella - Valencian paella, seafood paella and mixed paella.
Bangkok is the capital of which nation?
d. South Korea
Thailand - The capital of Mexico is Mexico City.
Possibly the most photographed bridge in the world, what kind of bridge is the "Golden Gate Bridge"?
Suspension - This famous bridge is located in San Francisco.
Formed in 1976, Bono and The Edge are members of which Irish rock band from Dublin?
a. My Bloody Valentine
c. The Pogues
d. The Cranberries
U2 - As of 2014, U2 have won 22 Grammy Awards.
Which element appears first on the periodic table?
Hydrogen - Hydrogen has an atomic number of one.
Portrayed by Bruce Willis, what is the name of the main character in the Die Hard movie series?
a. Patrick MeCoy
b. Doug Fitzpatrick
c. John McClane
d. Duncan McCloud
John McClane - As of 2014, the series has run for 25 years with the release of five movies.
The cities of Marseille and Lyon are located in which nation?
France - Lyon is located about 470 km from Paris.
Believed to have been painted around 1495, who created "The Last Supper"?
a. Pablo Picasso
b. Rembrandt van Rijn
c. Claude Monet
d. Leonardo da Vinci
Leonardo da Vinci - Leonardo also painted the Mona Lisa.
Who primarily teaches Potions at Hogwarts School in the Harry Potter series?
a. Rubeus Hagrid
b. Albus Dumbledore
c. Minerva McGonagall
d. Severus Snape
Severus Snape - Snape wanted to teach the dark arts.
Where would you find Olympus Mons?
b. The Himalayas
c. The Andes
d. The Pacific Ocean
Mars - Olympus Mons is a volcano on Mars.
Which hit song opens with the line "Well you only need the light when it's burning low"?
b. Let Her Go
c. Lose Yourself
d. Live Your Life
Let Her Go - This song was created by Passenger.
Which of the following countries has the second largest population in the world?
India - China ranks as number one.
The Hoover Dam is located between Arizona and which state?
Nevada - The Hoover Dam used to be called the Boulder Dam.
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