Trivia 5/22

Posted by: Pandora

Trivia 5/22 - 05/22/13 07:24 PM

Try your hand at these brain-busting trivia questions. Remember, please, that you may not google or use any reference sources for the first 24 hours of this thread.

-1. What character in what movie said, “A boy’s best friend is his mother”?
-2. Which breed of dog – named for the valley in Yorkshire, England where it was first bred – is the largest member of the terrier family?
-3. What bridge in the United States has been painted orange vermilion (aka International Orange) since it opened in 1937?
-4. Which state’s license plate has no slogan, just a silhouette of a cowboy on a bucking horse?
-5. What is Tiger Woods’ real first name?
-6. What Empress of Ancient Rome murdered her husband to put her son Nero on the throne – only to have the boy assassinate her?
-7. According to the kid’s riddle, which cheese is always made backward?
-8. What French photographer stuck his lens through a gap in a fence to obtain his most famous image – a man leaping over a puddle?
-9. Within the constellation Orion, you can see a red giant that’s one of the largest stars known. What is its name?
-10. Who’s the baritone most remembered today for playing Daniel Boone’s tomahawk-tossing sidekick on TV in the 1960’s?

Posted by: Sherlock

Re: Trivia 5/22 - 05/22/13 07:32 PM

7. edam grin
Posted by: manxman

Re: Trivia 5/22 - 05/22/13 07:59 PM

5. Elrod smile
Posted by: Sondi

Re: Trivia 5/22 - 05/22/13 08:05 PM

9. Betelgeuse

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Posted by: BobH

Re: Trivia 5/22 - 05/22/13 08:12 PM

3. Golden Gate Bridge wave
Posted by: michele rose

Re: Trivia 5/22 - 05/22/13 08:59 PM

2. Airedale terrier puppy
Posted by: Pandora

Re: Trivia 5/22 - 05/22/13 10:19 PM

Sherlock, Sondi, Bob, Michele thumbsup wave

Manxman, you got the first two letters right. smile
Posted by: manxman

Re: Trivia 5/22 - 05/22/13 10:44 PM

5. Eldrick slapforehead
Posted by: Pandora

Re: Trivia 5/22 - 05/22/13 11:03 PM

There it is! The first sounded more like Lord of the Sand Traps. wink
Posted by: zookeeper

Re: Trivia 5/22 - 05/22/13 11:35 PM

1. Psycho??? Oh and Norman Bates.
Posted by: Haroula

Re: Trivia 5/22 - 05/23/13 02:11 AM

6.Julia Agrippina wave
Posted by: Pandora

Re: Trivia 5/22 - 05/23/13 09:51 AM

Good answers, ladies! wave
Posted by: fildil

Re: Trivia 5/22 - 05/23/13 01:33 PM

10. Ed Ames
Posted by: GBC

Re: Trivia 5/22 - 05/23/13 01:36 PM

4. Wyoming wave
Posted by: Pandora

Re: Trivia 5/22 - 05/23/13 09:05 PM

Yes to both! wave
Posted by: Koala

Re: Trivia 5/22 - 05/23/13 11:10 PM

8. Henri Cartier-Bresson

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Posted by: Pandora

Re: Trivia 5/22 - 05/23/13 11:17 PM

Mais Oui! smile smile smile