Complete Trivia Question List

Hard

Oceanic Airlines Flight 815, of "Lost" fame, was en route to Los Angeles from which departure point?

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Answer: Sydney, Australia
The fateful Oceanic Flight 815 took off from Sydney, Australia before veering off course due to the actions of Jacob.

Easy

Legendary singer Diana Ross's daughter was a star on which situation comedy?

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Answer: Girlfriends
Tracee Ellis Ross was one of the main characters on "Girlfriends", which aired from 2000 to 2008.

Medium

How many edges does a cube have?

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Answer: 12
There are 12 straight edges in a cube.

Medium

In tennis matches, a double fault means that the point is awarded to?

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Answer: The Receiver
The receiver is awarded the point if the server makes a double fault when serving the ball.

Medium

Which Christian celebration is influenced by the Passover?

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Answer: Good Friday
Good Friday is believed to have some roots in Passover. Interestingly enough, Good Friday and Passover usually coincide.

Hard

Which pop musician was deported from Japan in the 1980's for possession of marijuana?

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Answer: Paul McCartney
In 1980, Paul McCartney visited Japan for the first time since 1966. What was intended to be an 11-city concert tour instead turned into the singer spending nine days in detention due to arriving in the Land of the Rising Sun with almost a pound of herb.

VeryHard

As of 2018, which former NBA players holds the record for being the youngest to ever play in an actual game?

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Answer: Andrew Bynum
Andrew Bynum, then a member of the Los Angeles Lakers, played his first NBA game just six days after celebrating his 18th birthday.

Medium

Originally, Jack-O'-lanterns were made from which type of vegetable?

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Answer: Turnips
Turnips were originally used in shaping the Jack-O'-lantern. However, in modern times, the Pumpkin has become widely accepted and used by many during Halloween.

Easy

Where did Andy tell Red to go if he ever got out in the movie "The Shawshank Redemption"?

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Answer: Buxton
Andy asked Red to go out to a field close to Buxton whenever he gets released from prison.

Medium

What planet in our solar system has the most gravity?

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Answer: Jupiter
A person who weighs 100 pounds on Earth would weigh about 236 pounds on Jupiter.

Hard

Which NBA player made a cameo appearance in the 2016 comedy movie "Office Christmas Party"?

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Answer: Jimmy Butler
Jimmy Butler made a cameo appearance, as himself, in this highly-entertaining film about an out-of-control corporate Christmas party.

Medium

Who did the British Ministry of Magic formerly employ to guard Azkaban prison?

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Answer: Dementors
The British Ministry of Magic used the Dementors to guard Azkaban.

VeryHard

In a professional tour game in tennis, the chair umpire may call a point penalty upon?

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Answer: Second Violation
A second violation by a player in a tour match will result in the umpire calling or awarding a point penalty. After the second violation, all subsequent violations result in a game penalty.

Medium

Who is regarded as the 13th apostle of Christ to replace Judas Iscariot?

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Answer: Matthias
Matthias is widely regarded as the apostle who wasn't chosen by Christ Himself personally. But Matthias took Judas Iscariot's slot after the latter betrayed Christ.

Medium

Hall of Fame NBA player Larry Bird also won NBA Coach of the Year while coaching which team?

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Answer: Indiana Pacers
In his first year as coach of the Indiana Pacers (with Indiana being his home state), during the 1997-98 season, Larry Bird won Coach of the Year. This feat made him the only person in the first 70 years of NBA history to have won both this award and MVP.

Easy

Which iconic "Goodfellas" actor also starred in "the Godfather" trilogy?

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Answer: Robert De Niro
Robert De Niro played the young Vito Corleone in "the Godfather Part II".

Easy

How many years make a century?

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Answer: 100
A century is a period of 100 years.

Easy

Oncology focuses on what disease?

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Answer: Cancer
Oncology is the study and treatment of tumors. Every year, 12.4 million people discover they have cancer.

Hard

In what round of the NFL draft was quarterback Tom Brady selected in?

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Answer: 6th
Suffice to say Tom Brady has exceeded expectations after being chosen with the 199th pick in the 6th round of the 2000 NFL Draft.



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