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Nothing

written by: shimonbentzvi
 
"Seinfeld" was the sitcom about nothing. This is an attempt to write a quiz about nothingness.

Question 1:


What do mathematicians call a set with no elements?
The ex nihlo set
The nothing set
The null set
The nilpotent set

Question 2:


Which civilization was the first to use zero as a number?
The Babylonians
The Incas
The Egyptians
The Mayans

Question 3:


Which famous philosopher wrote "Being and Nothingness?"  (place mouse pointer over ? icon to view hints or answer requirements)


Question 4:


In the Hindu religion, emptiness is important because nothing has a permanent, eternal identity, since everything "flows." What do Hindus call this idea of "emptiness" or "voidness"?
suriyatta
sunyata
senniagara
suyiapptah

Question 5:


What do philosophers call the belief that the world has no essential meaning or objective truth?
Nihilism
Phrenology
Existentialism
Objectivism

Question 6:


In 1943, Carmen Laforet published this Spanish language novel about life in post-Civil War Spain.
Nil
Garnicht
Nada
Danada

Question 7:


Which statement is true about Billy Preston, who wrote the song "Nothing from Nothing (Leaves Nothing)"?
Billy played keyboards on almost every Rolling Stones album.
Billy never again achieved a hit record.
Billy was a musical guest on the first Saturday Night Live.
Billy Preston invested his money in Atlantic Records and lived quite well-off in his later years.

Question 8:


What do you get when you divide a positive number by zero?
a positive number
zero
a negative number
It can not be done.

Question 9:


Physicists believe that the "nothingness" out there in space is really "something." What do they call this "nothingness" that appears as an empty space?
Quasiplasmatic mass
Endothermic matter
Entropic matter
Black matter

Question 10:


A 1995 movie starring Bruce Greenwood told the story of a photographer who sees his entire existence erased. The movie shares its name with a Beatles' song. What is the name?
The Nobody Man
Null and Void
Nothing Else
Nowhere Man

Question 11:


In "Seinfeld," what was Jerry's reaction when the head of NBC wanted him to add relationship humor to his sitcom, which was about nothing?
Jerry decides to quit the entire project.
Jerry and George finally accept the idea.
Jerry refuses the suggestion but George talks him into it.
Jerry and George both refuse the suggestion.

 


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