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Easy

What special title does Anthony Hopkins possess in real life?

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Answer: Sir
Sir Anthony Hopkins was knighted by Queen Elizabeth in 1993, two years after the release of "the Silence of the Lambs".

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"The Five" were a group of prominent 19th century composers hailing from which part of the world?

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Answer: Russia
"The Five" (Mily Balakirev, César Cui, Modest Mussorgsky, Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov and Alexander Borodin), also known as "the Mighty Handful" and "the New Russian School", were instrumental in shaping the form of classical Russian music in the 19th century.

Easy

In which city is the Statute of Liberty situated?

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Answer: New York City
The Statue of Liberty is situated on Liberty Island in New York City, United States.

Medium

John Cage's "As Slow as Possible" (1987), a musical piece that began in 2001, is scheduled to end after how many years?

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Answer: 639
The organ version of "As Slow as Possible" began at St. Burckhardt's church in Germany during 2001 and is scheduled to conclude in 2640, thus making it 639 years in duration.

Easy

Which is the rarest blood type in humans?

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Answer: AB negative, 1% of the population is AB negative

Easy

Complete the quote "I have to remind myself that some birds aren't meant to be…" from the movie "The Shawshank Redemption"?

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Answer: Caged
Red in his narration towards the ending of the movie reminisced about how Andy was such a good person. He said "I have to remind myself that some birds aren't meant to be caged".

Easy

Which is the most abundant metal in the earth's crust?

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Answer: Aluminum
Aluminum is 8% of Earth's weight, making it the third most abundant element on Earth (behind Silicon and Oxygen).

Hard

In which year did Chinese golfer Tianlang Guan compete in the Masters Tournament?

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Answer: 2013
In 2013, Tianlang Guan, a 14-year-old Chinese golf player set a record as the youngest player to ever compete in the Masters tournament.

Medium

Which activity brought late-night host James Corden a great deal of attention as he carpooled with a host of celebrities?

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Answer: Karaoke - Corden's "Carpool Karaoke" segments became huge hits with TV and online audiences.

Hard

What is the largest city to connect two continents?

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

Hard

Which popular character grew up at Spinner's End?

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Answer: Severus Snape
Spinner's End, located in Cokeworth, England, was the childhood home of Severus Snape.

Easy

What do sportsmen ride upon when playing Quidditch?

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Answer: A Broomstick
Quidditch is played upon flying broomsticks.

Medium

Lake Tahoe is between the borders of which two U.S. states?

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Answer: California & Nevada
Lake Tahoe is a freshwater lake in the Sierra Nevada Mountains. It is best known for its beaches and ski resorts.

Hard

As of the first 35 years of the existence of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame (1983 - 2018), who is the only artist to have been inducted on three separate occasions?

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Answer: Eric Clapton
As of 2018 Eric Clapton is the only artist to have been inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame three times - once as a member of the Yardbirds (1992), another as a member of Cream (1993) and finally as a solo artist in 2000.

Easy

The Nintendo Game Boy utilized which type of display system?

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Answer: LCD
As with most handheld videogames from the classic days, the Game Boy used a liquid-crystal display (LCD).

Hard

The Haymarket Affair, which is widely considered to be the event which led to May Day becoming the international event known as International Workers Day, occurred in which country?

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Answer: United States
The bloody Haymarket Affair was a riot that took place in Chicago (United States) in 1886. This incident was founded in labor demonstrations.

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What temperature can the sun reach?

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Answer: 15 million degrees Fahrenheit



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