Complete Trivia Question List

Easy

What is the capital city of the U.S. state of Hawaii?

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Answer: Honolulu
More information: Honolulu is the largest city in Hawaii with a population of over 1 million people.

Hard

What is the largest city to connect two continents?

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Answer: Istanbul
More information: Istanbul has a population of 14 million and connects Asia and Europe!

Medium

How long is an eon in geology?

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Answer: A billion years
More information: Generally, an eon actually often refers to an indefinite amount of time

Hard

What was Mickey Mouse's original name?

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Answer: Mortimer Mouse
More information: Mickey Mouse first appeared in an episode entitled "Steamboat Willie" in 1928.

Easy

This Scottish inventor is famous for having invented the telephone.

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Answer: Alexander Graham Bell
More information: Alexander Graham Bell received his patent for the telephone on March 7, 1876. He got it working three days later.

Medium

Which founding father is known for his large signature on the United States Declaration of Independence?

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Answer: John Hancock
More information: He became very popular in Massachusetts when British officials seized his sloop (sail boat) Liberty in 1768 and charged him with smuggling (although the charges were eventually dropped).

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What country gave the United States it's famous Statue of Liberty as a gift in 1886?

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Answer: France
More information: The Statue of Liberty began construction in 1875 and was dedicated in 1886. It receives over 3 million visitors each year.

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What is the tallest mountain in Africa?

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Answer: Mount Kilimanjaro
More information: Mount Kilimanjaro is about 200 miles south of the equator in the country of Tanzania. It has three active volcanoes that are quite active, causing over 1,000 people to evacuate each year.

Easy

What US state is famous for their juicy peaches?

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Answer: Georgia
More information: In 2014, Georgia was third in US peach production behind California and South Carolina.

Easy

What kind of tree do acorns grow on?

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Answer: Oak
More information: The acorn is actually the fruit of the Oak tree and they begin showing up after the tree is 20 years old.

Medium

Name the second president of the United States of America.

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Answer: John Adams
More information: John Adams was president of the United States from 1797-1801, serving one term.

Easy

This musician is often referred to as the fifth Beatle.

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Answer: Pete Best
More information: Pete Best was the drummer for The Beatles from 1960-1962; he was later replaced by Ringo Starr.

Easy

Who plays the character Dexter on the show "Dexter"?

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Answer: Michael C. Hall
More information: "Dexter" aired in 2006, and lasted until 2013. Michael C. Hall has been in dozens of movies and other TV shows.

Medium

How long does it take for light from the Sun to reach Earth?

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Answer: 8 minutes and 20 seconds
More information: Photons emitted from the surface of the Sun travel across the vacuum of space to reach our eyes.

Easy

What is the biggest size bed called?

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Answer: California King
More information: A California King size bed is 72 inches × 84 inches. Below the California king is the King size bed which is 76 inches x 80 inches.

Medium

How many time zones are there in the world?

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Answer: 24
More information: There are 24 time zones, maybe more. Some time zones are only 30-45 minutes apart.

Medium

What college is ranked number one in the U.S.?

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Answer: Princeton University
More information: Princeton University is a private institution, and is located in the quiet town of Princeton, New Jersey.

Easy

What plant eases the pain from a sunburn?

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Answer: Aloe
More information: Use Aloe to treat the burn or a deep moisturizer, and keep your skin hydrated with water.

Medium

Which planet has the most moons?

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Answer: Jupiter
More information: Jupiter has at least 67 known moons currently, and is the 5th planet from the Sun.

Easy

What was the name of the U.S. mail service, started in 1860, that used horses and riders?

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Answer: Pony Express
More information: The Pony Express transferred mail between Missouri and California on horseback.



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