Pop Culture Trivia Questions #77Popular Culture Trivia Quiz
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Which female spent a week at number-one on the Billboard Hot 100 with the song "Part of Me" in 2012?
a. Kelly Clarkson
b. Katy Perry
Katy Perry - 'Part of Me' was Katy's seventh number-one song.
Which of the following Alfred Hitchcock movies was the first to be released?
c. The Lady Vanishes
d. The 39 Steps
The 39 Steps - Released in 1935, The 39 Steps starred Robert Donat and Madeleine Carroll.
On the Simpsons, who breaks their leg in the opening episode of Season 6, which is a parody of the film "Rear Window"?
Bart - The episode is title 'Bart of Darkness'.
The American rock band "Weezer" sang about which location in 2005?
b. Beverly Hills
c. New York
Beverly Hills - 'Beverly Hills' was Weezer's first song to top the US Modern Rock Tracks chart.
CEO Ben Silbermann summarized his company as a "catalog of ideas". Name the website that his company operates.
Pinterest - Pinterest made its debut in March of 2010.
Johnny Depp provides the voice of the primary character in which of these popular animated movies?
a. Puss in Boots
Rango - Rango was released in 2011.
The hard rock/heavy metal band "Lordi" represented what nation at Eurovision in 2006?
Finland - The band won the Eurovision Song Contest, with the song 'Hard Rock Hallelujah'.
Now retired, this WWE Superstar's theme song was "All About the Power".
b. Jack Swagger
c. Justin Gabriel
d. David Otunga
David Otunga - David was active as a wrestler from 2009 to 2015.
Which American boy band won a Grammy Award in 2002 for their song "Gone"?
a. Boyz II Men
c. Backstreet Boys
d. New Kids on the Block
NSYNC - Members of NSYNC include Justin Timberlake, JC Chasez, Chris Kirkpatrick, Joey Fatone and Lance Bass.
Making its debut in 2002, which American reality TV show is hosted by Chris Harrison?
a. The Bachelor
b. Big Brother
d. Beauty and the Geek
The Bachelor - As of 2016, the Bachelor has run for 20 seasons.
Based on fantasy books written by Terry Brooks, what MTV series stars Austin Butler, Poppy Drayton and Ivana Baquero?
a. Game of Thrones
b. Legend of the Seeker
c. The Last Kingdom
d. The Shannara Chronicles
The Shannara Chronicles - The Shannara Chronicles made its debut in the United States on January 5, 2016.
Which of the following films won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 2009?
a. The Hurt Locker
b. The Blind Side
c. Inglourious Basterds
The Hurt Locker - The lowest-grossing Best Picture winner to-date (2016), The Hurt Locker won six Academy Awards including Best Director for Kathryn Bigelow.
Originally called "TheFacebook.com", in what year did Mark Zuckerberg launch Facebook?
2004 - Facebook has more than 1.65 billion monthly active users.
Released by DreamWorks Pictures, what animated comedy film features a gingerbread man being tortured by Lord Farquaad, the ruthless ruler of Duloc?
a. Monsters, Inc.
b. Donkey Xote
c. Toy Story
Shrek - Released in 2001, as of 2016, Shrek has seen three sequels - Shrek 2 (2004), Shrek the Third (2007) and Shrek Forever After (2010).
As of 2016, which of the following artists has won the most Grammy Awards?
a. Alison Krauss
b. Aretha Franklin
c. Alicia Keys
d. Taylor Swift
Alison Krauss - Alison Krauss has won at total of 27 Grammy Awards.
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