Fun Facts Trivia Quiz #8Free Trivia Questions - Printable
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How did the founders of Macy's die?
a. In an avalanche
b. On the Titanic
c. In a car crash
d. On the Hindenburg
On the Titanic - They were portrayed in the movie Titanic.
Which of these creatures is immune to cancer?
Sharks - Sharks never get sick.
How many Russian soldiers defended Pavlov's House in WWII?
25 - There were also ten civilians.
Whose last words were "French Fries" before being executed?
a. Julia Childs
b. Ray Kroc
c. James D. French
d. Thomas Edison
James D. French - These words were uttered just before he was executed in the electric chair.
How many People on Twitter use their real pictures?
a. 10 percent
b. 85 percent
c. 68 percent
d. 40 percent
40 percent - The rest of the people use photos of other individuals.
Which hit show holds four of the five top ranking TV episodes
of all time?
a. Breaking Bad
b. All in the Family
c. Star Trek Next Generation
Breaking Bad - The show has 14 episodes in the top 25 best shows of all time.
The term "a king's ransom" most likely refers to which king?
a. King John
b. King Henry the Eighth
c. King Edward III
d. King Richard
King Richard - King Richard was known as Richard the Lionheart.
What did people once use with candles to tell the time?
Nails - The nails would fall when the candle burned down to a specific point.
How much money do you get if you are nominated for an Oscar but
do not win?
a. $25 000
b. $48 000
d. $10 000
$48 000 - Oscars are handed out for excellence of cinematic achievements.
What does a male penguin give to a female penguin while
a. A shellfish
b. A fish
c. A flower
d. A pebble
A pebble - Penguins value pebbles and often horde them.
Fritz Christen was a member of which army during WWII?
German - Fritz is credited with knocking out 13 soviet tanks single-handily.
How many times has the US Government shutdown?
18 - The last time was in 1995/96 during the Clinton administration.
Which creature has flaps under its arms, which act as pockets?
Otter - The otter holds things in these pockets when it dives under water.
How many police officers did Tupac Shakur shoot?
2 - The charges against Tupac were dropped.
Which group is the only one to have all of its members in the
Songwriter's Hall of Fame?
a. Beach Boys
b. The Police
c. Rolling Stones
Queen - Every member of this super group has written a number one hit single.
Which show coined the word "meh"?
a. The Simpsons
b. Fresh Prince of Bel Air
c. Family Guy
d. All in the Family
The Simpsons - The Simpsons were created by Matt Groening.
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