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In "Vikings", which of the following animals did Ragnar Sigurdsson have to kill in order to gain Lagertha's hand in marriage?

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Answer: Hound
In addition to defeating a bear, Ragnar also had to subdue a large hound with his bare hands before gaining Lagertha's hand in marriage.

Hard

What was the duration of the longest playoff drought in history?

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Answer: 44 years
The Arizona Cardinals went from 1947 to 1998 without making the playoffs.

Easy

Which bone is the longest bone in the human body?

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Answer: Femur
The Femur is not only the longest bone in the human body, it is also the strongest bone. The Femur bone is located in the thigh.

Medium

An album or single is certified diamond by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) if it has sold at least how many copies?

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Answer: 10 Million
An album or single must have sold at least 10 million copies before it receives diamond certification from the RIAA.

Medium

Which of the following is not a possible outcome in an attempt to serve in tennis?

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Answer: A Penalty
A penalty is not a possible outcome when a player serves in the game of tennis.

Medium

In what country is Valentine's Day an official public holiday?

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Answer: None
Valentine's Day is one of the most recognized and controversial holidays in the world, yet it is not officially celebrated anywhere!

Easy

The area behind the line of scrimmage is known as what?

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Answer: Backfield
The area behind the line of scrimmage, which usually consists of the quarterback and running backs, is called the backfield.

Easy

The playing ground for the sport of tennis is called?

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Answer: Tennis Court
The game of tennis is played on a tennis court. The standard size of a professional tennis court has a length of 78 feet and a width of 27 feet for the singles games. However, for the doubles matches, the width is measured at 36 feet.

VeryHard

Are Santa's reindeer male or female?

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Answer: Female
Generally speaking only female reindeer or antlered, which would imply all of Santa's own are female.

VeryHard

What is the maternal name of Draco Malfoy's wife?

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Answer: Astoria Greengrass
Astoria Malfoy's maternal name is Astoria Greengrass.

Easy

What cooking technique involves submerging food in a liquid at a relatively low temperature?

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Answer: Poaching
Poaching moistens your food and allows you to cook over a long period of time without overcooking. Foods that are commonly poached include eggs, chicken, and vegetables.

Hard

Which member of the Roman pantheon is commonly considered to be Cupid's father?

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Answer: Ares
Although most people could probably guess that Cupid's mother is Venus, the goddess of love, they may (or may not) be surprised to find out that Mars (Ares), the god of war, is generally considered to be his dad.

Easy

What is the oldest city in the United States?

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Answer: Saint Augustine, Florida

Medium

What is a group of whales called?

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Answer: A Pod
A group of whales is commonly called a pod, a school or a gam.

Medium

In which state is the historic Shinnecock Hills Golf Club located?

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Answer: New York - The Long Island club was founded in 1891.

Medium

Brothers Barry, Robin and Maurice Gibb formed which successful pop group in the late 1950's?

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Answer: The Bee Gees
Barry, Maurice and Robin Gibb were all founding members of the Bee Gees, a band they formed in 1958.

Hard

In 2012, students at MIT hacked the lighting system of an entire building to play which game?

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Answer: Tetris
Students at MIT took control of the lighting system of the Green Building and conducted a 21-storey (300-foot) game of "Tetris".



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