Complete Trivia Question List

Easy

Murderous NFL player Aaron Hernandez formerly played for which team?

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Answer: New England Patriots
The infamous Aaron Hernandez was a member of the New England Patriots from 2010 'til 2012.

VeryHard

What is the name of the legendary videogame designer who created the Mario franchise?

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Answer: Shigeru Miyamoto
Shigeru Miyamoto is not only credited with creating the Mario franchise but also "the Legend of Zelda", "Star Fox" and others. Born in 1952, he now serves as a representative director for Nintendo.

Easy

According to legend which was the favorite flower of Venus, the Roman goddess of love?

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Answer: Red Roses
As you could have probably guessed, Venus had an affinity for red roses.

Medium

In which year did the annual New York Halloween Parade begin?

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Answer: 1973
The annual New York Halloween Parade started in the year 1973. It is a yearly holiday parade that is presented on every Halloween's night in Manhattan, New York City.

Hard

The protagonist in "Grand Theft Auto: Vice City" was voiced by which actor?

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Answer: Ray Liotta
Vice City's protagonist Tommy Veracity was voiced by Ray Liotta, a living legend in the action-crime genre of pop media.

Easy

What is sushi traditionally wrapped in?

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Answer: Seaweed
Edible seaweed is algae that can be eaten and used to prepare food. Seaweed typically contains high amounts of fiber and is complete in protein.

Hard

Who was originally supposed to direct the film "Interstellar"?

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Answer: Steven Spielberg
Steven Spielberg was originally set to direct "Interstellar" and hired Christopher Nolan as the screenwriter, but Spielberg eventually abandoned the project.

Hard

Which country observes an official Vernal Equinox Day?

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Answer: Japan
Vernal Equinox Day is a national holiday in Japan, which is marked by visiting the grave sites of relatives and holding family reunions.

Medium

Why did the production team decide to fine anyone who showed up late in the movie "The Shawshank Redemption"?

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Answer: Because shooting scheduling was very tight
Because they had a very tight schedule, The producers threatened to fine anyone that showed up late to set late.

VeryHard

On what day of the year is Valentine's Day held in Brazil?

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Answer: 12th June
Valentine's Day is held on 12th June in Brazil as it is the eve of Saint Anthony's Day, a revered figure who died on 13th June, 1231 in Italy.

Easy

Which of the following names does not refer to another name for the Halloween celebration?

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Answer: Devil's Night
The Devil's Night does not refer to another name for Halloween. The Devil's Night is the eve before Halloween.

Hard

Which popular musician's brother served as chief musical director at the Staatstheater Braunschweig in Germany?

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Answer: Billy Joel
Billy Joel's half-brother Alexander Joel, a classical music conductor, served as the chief musical director at the Staatstheater Braunschweig in Germany from 2001 to 2014. It is also noteworthy to mention that Billy himself also trained in classical music. He and his brother apparently got their inclinations from their father Howard, who himself was a classical pianist.

Easy

During Halloween, what are witches portrayed to ride on?

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Answer: Broomsticks
Witches are portrayed to be riding on broomsticks. This is one of the major symbols of Halloween.

Hard

In 2008, which artist broke the record for the youngest ever to win a Grammy for Album of the Year?

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Answer: Taylor Swift
In 2008 Taylor Swift became the youngest artist ever to win Album of the Year for her 2008 sophomore release, "Fearless", at 20 years of age.

Medium

In the 2018 French Open women's singles tournament, Naomi Osaka was defeated in the third round. Who did she lose to?

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Answer: Madison Keys
Naomi Osaka was defeated by Madison Keys of America in the third round.



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