April trivia test

1. GAMES: How many dots are on a pair of standard dice? 2. GEOGRAPHY: The Tropic of Capricorn crosses three continents. What are they? 3. U.S. STATES: Which state capital is the only one that ends in the letter “x”? 4. MUSIC: The song “Getting to Know You” appears in what movie or play? 5. […]

March Trivia

1. GEOGRAPHY: What river flows through the Grand Canyon? 2. MUSIC: Who sang the pop hit “School’s Out”? 3. LANGUAGE: What is the subject studied in zythology? 4. MOVIES: In “Ace Ventura: Pet Detective,” what kind of creature was Jim Carrey looking for? 5. ANIMAL KINGDOM: What is a group of ants called? 6. MATH: […]

Trivia for February

1. GEOGRAPHY: Where is the largest desert in the world? 2. MOVIES: Which one of the Seven Dwarfs wears glasses in Disney’s “Snow White” animated film? 3. HISTORY: When did Sonia Sotomayor become the first Hispanic member of the U.S. Supreme Court? 4. LANGUAGE: What is a xenophobic person afraid of? 5. TECHNOLOGY: What search […]

January’s trivia test

1. GEOGRAPHY: Which U.S. state is closest to Russia? 2. HISTORY: In what year did labor leader Jimmy Hoffa disappear? 3. FOOD & DRINK: What relative of the banana is a staple food in tropical regions? 4. TIME: When is the next leap day? 5. MOVIES: What famous 1950s movie featured an unlikely couple named […]

Trivia test

1. HISTORY: What conflict did Secretary of State John Hay refer to as a “splendid little war”? 2. MUSIC: What was Aretha Franklin’s first No. 1 hit? 3. GENERAL KNOWLEDGE: What does the candy name M&M’s stand for? 4. GEOGRAPHY: Which California city is the farthest west — San Francisco, Los Angeles or San Diego? […]

Trivia test

1. U.S. STATES: What is the highest capital city in the United States? 2. SLOGANS: What was Woodsy Owl’s message from the federal government? 3. RELIGION: When is Maundy Thursday in the Christian religion? 4. MUSIC: Which pop singer was called “The Man from Memphis”? 5. DISCOVERIES: Who is credited with discovering streptomycin? 6. U.S. […]

Trivia test

1. HISTORY: What country once was known by the Latin name of Caledonia? 2. ANIMAL ADJECTIVES: What is a group of dragons called? 3. ANATOMY: Where is the retina located? 4. TELEVISION: Who played the character Latka Gravas on “Taxi”? 5. U.S. PRESIDENTS: How old was Bill Clinton when he was inaugurated as president? 6. […]

Trivia quiz

1. MEASUREMENTS: What is the Fahrenheit equivalent of 100 degrees Celsius? 2. GEOGRAPHY: How many U.S. states border the state of Missouri? 3. LANGUAGE: What is a pangram? 4. BIBLE: What kind of birds did Noah send to find dry land? 5. MUSIC: Which pop music song contains the phrase, “You can’t hide your lyin’ […]

July’s trivia test

1. ADVERTISEMENTS: What was the name of the finicky cat in the Nine Lives commercials? 2. RELIGION: Where in the New Testament can the full version of the Lord’s Prayer be found? 3. TELEVISION: Where did the astronaut Tony Nelson live in “I Dream of Jeannie”? 4. GEOGRAPHY: What is the capital of Cambodia? 5. […]

June’s trivia test

1. When did the U.S. Supreme Court become a nine-member body? 2. The image of “Rosie the Riveter,” a woman working in a factory, arose from which war? 3. What animal’s diet consists mainly of eucalyptus leaves? 4. What is the capital of the Czech Republic? 5. What was the name of Orpheus’ beloved wife, […]