Quiz Questions  Archive: Quiz #15
Set by Saskia  |  37 pts     (2017-04-25)

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1) Bishkek is the capital of which country? (1 pt)  Saskia:  2017-04-25

2) Who was the first British monarch to visit America? (1 pt)  Saskia:  2017-04-25

3) Name three fruit that belong to the Drupe family. (3 pts)  Saskia:  2017-04-25

4) The Puffinus Puffinus bird is commonly known as what? (1 pt)  Saskia:  2017-04-25

5) a) Donald Trump has been married and divorced twice before marrying Melania; but who was the first US president to be divorced? b) Who was the first and only president to be unanimously elected by the electoral college? c) Which US president went on to become Chief Justice, the only person in history to have held both offices (the 27th president, he's also known for being the most obese president to date) (3 pts)  Saskia:  2017-04-25

6) What do these foreign idioms actually mean? (bonus points if you can think of an equivalent in English): a) Swedish: to slide in on a shrimp sandwich b) Thai: The hen sees the snake's feet and the snake sees the hen's boobs c) French: The carrots are cooked! d) Italian: Into the wolf's mouth! e) Latvian: To blow little ducks f) Polish: it's a roll with butter (12 pts)  Saskia:  2017-04-25

7) Identify which language is being spoken for each of these audio tracks: https://www.dropbox.com/…/r2ecvo…/AABCKwst5Oyvm-WfK0HSNMTDa… *Hint*: 6-7 are European languages, 2 are African, 1-2 are Asian and 1 is South American (yes, there's a reason that doesn't add up) (5 pts)  Saskia:  2017-04-25

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8) Name the TV series with these theme songs. (5 pts)  Saskia:  2017-04-25

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9) Hkarl is the national dish of which country, and what is it? (2 pts)  Saskia:  2017-04-25

10) Name the dog in Wizard of Oz (hint: also the name of an American band with a one hit wonder in the early 80s). (1 pt)  Saskia:  2017-04-25

11) What kind of medical condition is aglutition? (1 pt)  Saskia:  2017-04-25

12) In 1936 Marjorie Gestring became the youngest person (13 years old) to win an Olympic Gold medal. In which sport did she compete? (bonus point for her nationality) (2 pts)  Saskia:  2017-04-25




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