123facts.com - The Most Complete Trivia Game Site

Trivia Quizzes, Games, and Facts

Trivia Categories Forums About Us FAQ Contact Us
Username:  
Password:
Register   My 123Facts




Trivia Quiz Categories
Animals
Brain Teasers
Celebrities
Entertainment
For Kids
General
Geography
History
Hobbies
Humanities
Literature
Movies
Music
People
Religion & Faith
Science & Technology
Sports
Television
Video Games
World

List all trivia quiz categories

More Trivia Fun
New Quizzes
Popular Recent Quizzes
Most Highly Rated Quizzes
   
Write a Quiz

Monthly Tournament
Today's Easy Trivia
Today's Hard Trivia
Easy Hourly Trivia
Hard Hourly Trivia

Trivia Facts
Browse Trivia Facts
Submit a Trivia Fact

Statistics
View Hall of Fame

Website
- Who's online?
653 playing now

- Quizzes served
5,947,647

Players
- Most points

- Registered members
40903

- Just registered!

Teams
- Most points

Quiz Of The Day
- Tournament Leader

- Last Tournament Champ

You are here:    Home » Quizzes
Search:  

Far Out Trivia Again

written by: shimonbentzvi
 
Another very difficult general quiz.

Question 1:


How many English words (not proper nouns) begin with "dw"?
6
4
5
3

Question 2:


Which former US President said "I know I'm getting better at golf because I hit fewer spectators."
Carter
Eisenhower
Ford
George W. Bush

Question 3:


A book claiming that the story of Wilhelm Tell was just a myth was burned at the stake in Switzerland.
False
True

Question 4:


Spanish is an official language of this African country.
Chad
Morocco
Equatorial Guinea
Mozambique

Question 5:


Find the quote by Federico Fellini.
All language is like a wonderfully long script.
Drawing on my fine command of language, I said nothing.
An idea does not pass from one language to another without change.
A different language is a different vision of life.

Question 6:


In Greek it is "S'ayapo", in Lakota it is "Techihhila", in Lithuanian it is "Tave myliu", in Albanian it is "te dua." What is it in English?
Good morning
Hello
I love you
I need help

Question 7:


In the 14th Century, Moscow replaced this city as the cultural center of Russia.
Riga
Kiev
St. Petersburg
Leningrad

Question 8:


A very common greeting in India is "namaste" or "namaskar." What does it mean?
How are you?
I bow to you.
I pray your family is complete.
May you be blessed.

Question 9:


What is telesophobia?
Fear of religious ceremonies
Fear of being ignored
Fear of being first
Fear of being last

Question 10:


Ellis Island was the location of the entry facility used by many immigrants to enter the USA. When did the facility operate?
1892-1954
1890-1923
1884-1939
1889-1936

Question 11:


In what year did the last veteran of the American Civil War die?
1936
1958
1949
1944

Question 12:


Eddie Slovik was a soldier killed during World War II. How did he die?
He was shot by the US for desertion.
He was the first soldier killed on D-Day.
He was the last US soldier to die in World War II.
He was the only American prisoner of war in Hiroshima when the A-bomb fell.

Question 13:


How did Jerome Napoleon Charles Bonaparte, the last member of the Bonaparte family, die?
He died of starvation in a German prisoner.
He drowned off the coast of the Island of Elba.
He died of injuries sustained when he tripped over his dog's leash.
He died a natural death in 1995 at the age of 106.

Question 14:


In how many ways can "ough" be pronounced in English?
16
1
13
8

Question 15:


What does "antepenultimate" mean?
middle
last
second from last
next to last

Question 16:


Find the correct statement.
"Irrupt" is not a real English word.
"Irrupt" means "to break up."
"Irrupt" means "to come before."
"Irrupt" means " to break in or rush in."

Question 17:


Lawrence Bohune was the first doctor in the British Colony of Virginia. When did he arrive?
1610
1622
1689
1704

Question 18:


Who was the first person to show that blood moved from the heart to the lungs and back?
Leonardo Da Vinci
William Harvey
William Herschel
ibn-al-Nasif

Question 19:


He was the first person nominated for the Oscar for Producer (Best Picture), Director, Actor and Screenwriter for the same movie.
Orson Welles
John Huston
William Wyler
Otto Preminger

Question 20:


What was the first movie for the Olsen twins?
The Wizard
Little Man
Little Rascals
Going Overboard

Question 21:


Which of these came first?
The Ken doll
Strawberry Shortcake
Rubik's Cube
G.I. Joe

Question 22:


Which of these games came first?
Monopoly
Scrabble
Chutes and Ladders
Risk

 


Report errors (will not interfere with your quiz)




 
 
Conditions of Use   |   Privacy policy   |   Disclaimer   |   Copyright    © 2005-2018 123facts.com. All Rights Reserved.

Page loaded from database in 3.5182809829712 seconds