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Which NFL team's name was inspired by a famous writer?

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Answer: Baltimore Ravens
More information: The Baltimore Ravens derived their name from Edgar Allan Poe's poem "the Raven" (1845). In fact, their three mascots are named "Edgar", "Allan" and "Poe".

Easy

The men's singles 2018 French Open Tournament was won by?

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Answer: Rafael Nadal
More information: Rafael Nadal was the winner of the men's single 2018 French Open Tournament. He beat Dominic Thiem in the final to fruitfully defend his title. He was victorious by 6-4, 6-3, and 6-2 set wins.

VeryHard

The first NBA Most Valuable Player (MVP) Award was awarded to which player for his play in the 1955-56 season?

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Answer: Bob Pettit
More information: Hall of Famer Bob Pettit won the MVP Award again during the 1958-59 season.

Easy

The original designer behind the game "Tetris" is from which nation?

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Answer: Russia
More information: The creation of "Tetris", first released in 1984, is primarily credited t Alexey Pajitnov, who at the time was an artificial intelligence researcher at the Soviet Academy of Sciences in Russia.

Easy

Which of the following is not a major Championship in professional golf?

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Answer: ICC Champions Trophy
More information: The ICC Champions Trophy is a major tournament in the game of cricket. It is not a major tournament in golf.

Medium

Traditional May Day celebrations in Germany and surrounding nations was tied-in with the recognition of which saint?

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Answer: Saint Walpurgis
More information: Large parts of Central and Northern Europe celebrated Walpurgis Night in acknowledgement of the saint of the same name who was canonized on 1 May, 870.

Medium

Which country serves as the home of the largest farm in the world?

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Answer: China
More information: As can likely be concluded from reading its name, the Mudanjiang City Mega Farm is located in China and takes up almost 23 million acres!

VeryHard

Which group holds the distinction of starring in the first music video ever aired on MTV?

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Answer: The Buggles
More information: On 1 August 1981 a music video by the Buggles', ironically entitled "Video Killed the Radio Star", became the first one ever aired on MTV.

Medium

What part of the world do most Valentine's Day roses in the United States actually originate from?

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Answer: South America
More information: These flowers come primarily from the South American countries of Colombia and Ecuador.

Easy

There are two equinoxes annually, with one falling in March. In what month is the other?

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Answer: September
More information: The autumnal equinox occurs in September and marks the beginning of the Fall season (in the Northern Hemisphere).

Medium

Which "Mortal Kombat" character has the ability to transform into a dragon?

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Answer: Liu Kang
More information: Arguably the most-memorable fatality from the classic days of "Mortal Kombat" is Liu Kang's ability to transform into a dragon and bite his opponent in half.

VeryHard

John the Baptist's father was?

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Answer: Zechariah
More information: The father of John the Baptist was Zechariah.

Easy

What day is Christmas officially held on?

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Answer: December 25th
More information: Christmas is held annually, worldwide, on December 25th.

Easy

Which of the following is a leavening agent?

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Answer: Yeast
More information: Yeast is a common leavening agent which causes bread to rise. Many unleavened breads are referred to as flatbreads.

Easy

What is a positive integer that is equal to the sum of its proper positive divisors (excluding the number itself) called?

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Answer: A perfect number.
More information: You might also think of a perfect number as a number that is half the sum of all of its positive divisors, including itself! This definition is at least 2300 years old as it appears in Euclid's "Elements".

Hard

In the United States, approximately how many people annually propose marriage to their sweetheart on Valentine's Day?

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Answer: 220,000
More information: This Valentine's Day, an average of 220,000 single Americans will muster up the heart to ask their significant other's hand in marriage!

Easy

What is the largest lake in Africa?

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Answer: Lake Victoria
More information: Lake Victoria is 26,564 miĀ² in size and rests between the countries Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania.



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