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The quiz store


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The quiz store

  1. 1. The round pegs in the square holes<br />X was an American modern dancer and choreographer whose influence on dance has been compared with the influence Picasso had on modern visual arts, Stravinsky had on music, or Frank Lloyd Wright had on architecture.Id X and also identify the ad campaign.<br />
  2. 2. Weapons, Microbes and Stainless Steel<br />The _____ were Spanish and Portuguese soldiers, explorers and adventurers who brought much of the Americas under the control of Spain and Portugal in the 15th to 16th centuries., following Europe’s discovery of the New World in 1492. X, who conquered the Aztec Empire and Y who led the conquest of the Inca Empire are the two of the most famous _____s. Give the blank and X,Y.<br />
  3. 3. Y<br />X<br />
  4. 4. Connect<br />
  5. 5. Jack the Ripper, Jabba the Hud,....<br />Samuel Joseph Wurzelbacher (born December 3, 1973), is a resident of Holland, Ohio, United States who gained significant attention during the 2008 U.S. presidential election. As an employee of a ____ contractor, he was given the moniker “______" after he was videotaped questioning then-Democratic candidate BarackObama about his small business tax policy during a campaign stop in Ohio. The Republican McCain-Palin campaign later applied “_______"as a metaphor for middle-class Americans.<br />
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  7. 7. The Man Who Fixed the…..<br />
  8. 8. IHTFP<br />This is the unofficial motto of this technical college, arguably the finest in its country. It is sometimes euphemized as "I Have Truly Found Paradise“ or "Institute Has The Finest Professors“, but the original meaning remains. Give the original phrase and the name of the institute.<br />
  9. 9. Id the Original and the “Copy”<br />
  10. 10. Connect<br />
  11. 11. $140,000,000<br />Id the painting and the Artist<br />
  12. 12. …his father took him to discover ice<br />In the narrative of Y, X grows from a tiny settlement with almost no contact with the outside world, to eventually become a large and thriving place, before a banana plantation is set up. The establishment of the banana plantation lead to X's downfall, followed by a gigantic windstorm that wipes it from the map. It is based on the hometown of the author of Y, called Aracataca. In June 2006, the people of Aracataca organized a referendum to change the name of the town to Aracataca X, but the name change ultimately did not go through. <br />
  13. 13. Swine or triggerfish<br />The ______ was an unsuccessful action by a CIA-trained force of Cuban exiles to invade southern Cuba, with support and encouragement from the US government, in an attempt to overthrow the Cuban government of Fidel Castro. The invasion was launched in April 1961, less than three months after John F. Kennedy assumed the presidency in the United States. The Cuban armed forces, trained and equipped by Eastern Bloc nations, defeated the invading combatants within three days.<br />The main invasion landing took place at a beach named Playa Girón, located at the mouth of the bay. The invasion is named after the _______, although that is only a incorrect translation of the Spanish ______, which originally meant the Orangeside triggerfish, and not the current translation.<br />
  14. 14. Identify the movie and the name of the sequence<br />