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

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

Easy

What is the name of the circular object that is used to collect Pokémon?

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Answer: Poké ball
More information: Poké balls are used to used to catch and store Pokémon to be later traded or used in battle.

Medium

What musician won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 2016?

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Answer: Bob Dylan
More information: Bob Dylan is an American singer, songwriter, writer, and artist. He has been extremely influential in music culture for more than 50 years. One of his most popular songs is "Blowin' in the Wind" from 1963.

Hard

Who was the first US President to host a Passover Seder at the White House?

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Answer: Barack Obama
More information: In 2009, U.S. President Barack Obama hosted the White House Passover Seder, which went down history as the first Seder to be hosted in the White House and attended by a sitting US president. Obama held the Seder every Passover throughout the duration of his presidency (2009 to 2016).

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The winner of the men's singles 2010 U.S. Open Championship, Rafael Nadal defeated which player in the semi-finals of that tournament?

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Answer: Mikhail Youzhny
More information: Rafael made to the final by beating Mikhail Youzhny of Russia in the semi-finals of the competition. The outcome of the game was; 6-2, 6-3, and 6-4 in favor of Rafael.

Hard

In what year was the NERF football created?

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Answer: 1972
More information: The foamy NERF football, a favorite amongst children, was created in 1972 by former Minnesota Vikings' kicker Fred Cox, who still receives quarterly checks from the company due to this invention.

VeryHard

Which pop media icon was recently memorialized in "World of Warcraft" in late 2018?

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Answer: Stan Lee
More information: Comic-book visionary Stan Lee, who passed away in 2018, is now featured as a NPC in "World of Warcraft".

Hard

How many days are in a leap year?

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Answer: 366
More information: The normal calendar year has 365 days. However, a leap year has an additional day, thereby giving it 365 days.

Medium

At what temperature are Celsius and Fahrenheit equal?

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Answer: -40 degrees
More information: To find the temperature when both are equal, use an algebra trick and just set ºF = ºC and solve one of the equations.

Hard

The Happiness Development Movement, which eventually led to the establishment of the International Day of Happiness, began in which year?

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Answer: 1972
More information: The Happiness Development Movement began in 1972 through a philosophy introduced by the king of Bhutan, the same country that initiated the resolution which led to the establishment of the International Day of Happiness.

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.

Easy

The ground on which the game of golf is played is known as?

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Answer: Golf Course
More information: The playing ground for the game of golf is called a golf course. A standard golf course should have; Fairway, Green, Tee, Rough, and Hazard.

Hard

Who is the real-life historical figure that Santa Claus is based on?

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Answer: Saint Nicholas of Myra
More information: Santa Claus is based on the personage of Saint Nicholas of Myra.

Medium

The total number of years the Israelites spent in captivity is?

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Answer: 430
More information: The Israelites stayed in Egypt for about 430 years.

Medium

Which player was the MVP of the 2014 NBA Finals?

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Answer: Kawhi Leonard
More information: Kawhi Leonard, who played for San Antonio Spurs, was crowned the 2014 NBA Finals MVP. He led The Spurs to a resounding victory over the Miami Heat in the 2014 finals. However, Leonard would later leave the Spurs' organization unceremoniously in 2018.

VeryHard

When was the first known picture of a Christmas tree printed?

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Answer: 1570
More information: The first known picture of a Christmas tree is from a pamphlet dating back to 1570.

Easy

Who was the first African-American woman to become the First Lady of the United States?

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Answer: Michelle Obama
More information: After her husband Barack Obama became the 44th U.S. President in 2009, Michelle Obama became the first African-American to become First Lady of the United States. She was First Lady from 2009 to 2017.



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