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Wingin’ It Trivia<br />June 20, 2011<br />
Rules<br />5 Categories of Questions<br />Sports, Movies, Music, Television, and Literature<br />All Questions are worth 1...
Rules<br />Grab some paper and a pen from the bar for your team and turn in your team’s answer into the pitcher on the bar...
Literature<br />
Question 1<br />The film, “O Brother, Where Art Thou?” is considered an allegory for what historical piece of literature?<...
Answer<br />Homer’s, “The Odyssey”<br />
Question 2<br />Who wrote the Pulitzer Price winning novel, “To Kill a Mockingbird?”<br />
Answer<br />Harper Lee<br />
Question 3<br />What famous American Poet’s works include “Nothing Gold Can Stay” and “Death of a Hired Man?”<br />
Answer<br />Robert Frost<br />
Sports<br />
Question 4<br />Last Wednesday, Tim Thomas of the Boston Bruins became the 2nd American born hockey player to be awarded t...
Answer<br />Brian Leetch of the ‘94 New York Rangers<br />
Question 5<br />Name 4 of the last 6 Golf Major title winners?<br />
Answer<br />Rory McLlroy, 2011 US Open<br />CharlSchwartzel, 2011 Masters<br />Martin Kaymer, 2010 PGA<br />Louis Ooosthui...
Question 6<br />Name 2 of the 3 only basketball players to have a season batting average above .400?<br />
Answer<br />Ty Cobb<br />Roger Hornsby<br />Ed Delahanty<br />
Movies<br />
Question 7<br />In the movie South Park: Bigger, Longer and Uncut, what famous Hollywood actor and avid fan of the South P...
Answer<br />George Clooney<br />
Question 8<br />Name 3 of the 4 movies that have starred Leonardo DiCaprio and were directed by Martin Scorcese?<br />
Answer<br />The Aviator<br />Shutter Island<br />The Departed<br />Gangs of New York<br />
Question 9<br />Colin Firth won an Oscar for his portrayal of which historical king in the movie, “The King’s Speech?”<br />
Answer<br />King George VI<br />
Music<br />
Question 10<br />What band includes the members Caleb Followill, Nathan Followill, Fared Followil,, and Matthew Followill?...
Answer<br />Kings of Leon<br />
Question 11<br />In what year did the first Bonaroo Music Festival take place?<br />
Answer<br />2002<br />
Question 12<br />What is the birthplace of Jimi Hendrix?<br />
Answer<br />Seattle, WA<br />
Television<br />
Question 13<br />Which writer of shows such as “Two and a Half Men,” “Mike and Molly,” and “The Big Bang Theory” was the r...
Answer<br />Chuck Lorre<br />
Question 14<br />Who is the main executive producer of HBO’s hit series “Entourage?”<br />
Answer<br />Mark Wahlberg<br />
Question 15<br />Who played the lead role of Detective Steve McGarrett in he original television series “Hawaii Five-O?”<b...
Answer<br />Jack Lord<br />
Bonus Question<br />Tiger Woods and what other golfer made up the final pairing in the 2000 US Open at Pebble Beach?<br />
Answer<br />Ernie Els<br />
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6.20 Trivia

  1. 1. Wingin’ It Trivia<br />June 20, 2011<br />
  2. 2. Rules<br />5 Categories of Questions<br />Sports, Movies, Music, Television, and Literature<br />All Questions are worth 1 Point<br />Final Bonus Question: Wager up to 10 Points<br />
  3. 3. Rules<br />Grab some paper and a pen from the bar for your team and turn in your team’s answer into the pitcher on the bar<br />Choose a team name. Right your team name on EACH answer you turn in. If there’s no team name, you get no points.<br />The question will be read and then a song will be played. You will have until the end of the song to get your answers into the pitcher. If your team doesn’t have a response when they are collected, sorry, your team is too slow and you get no points.<br />Spelling does NOT count<br />NO cell phones, computers, iTouches, etc.<br />
  4. 4. Literature<br />
  5. 5. Question 1<br />The film, “O Brother, Where Art Thou?” is considered an allegory for what historical piece of literature?<br />
  6. 6. Answer<br />Homer’s, “The Odyssey”<br />
  7. 7. Question 2<br />Who wrote the Pulitzer Price winning novel, “To Kill a Mockingbird?”<br />
  8. 8. Answer<br />Harper Lee<br />
  9. 9. Question 3<br />What famous American Poet’s works include “Nothing Gold Can Stay” and “Death of a Hired Man?”<br />
  10. 10. Answer<br />Robert Frost<br />
  11. 11. Sports<br />
  12. 12. Question 4<br />Last Wednesday, Tim Thomas of the Boston Bruins became the 2nd American born hockey player to be awarded the Conn Smythe Stanley Cup Finals MCP award. Which payer was the first?<br />
  13. 13. Answer<br />Brian Leetch of the ‘94 New York Rangers<br />
  14. 14. Question 5<br />Name 4 of the last 6 Golf Major title winners?<br />
  15. 15. Answer<br />Rory McLlroy, 2011 US Open<br />CharlSchwartzel, 2011 Masters<br />Martin Kaymer, 2010 PGA<br />Louis Ooosthuizen, 2010 British Open<br />Graeme McDowell, 2010 US Open<br />Phil Mickelson, 2010 Masters<br />
  16. 16. Question 6<br />Name 2 of the 3 only basketball players to have a season batting average above .400?<br />
  17. 17. Answer<br />Ty Cobb<br />Roger Hornsby<br />Ed Delahanty<br />
  18. 18. Movies<br />
  19. 19. Question 7<br />In the movie South Park: Bigger, Longer and Uncut, what famous Hollywood actor and avid fan of the South Park television series did the voice role of Kenny’s Doctor?<br />
  20. 20. Answer<br />George Clooney<br />
  21. 21. Question 8<br />Name 3 of the 4 movies that have starred Leonardo DiCaprio and were directed by Martin Scorcese?<br />
  22. 22. Answer<br />The Aviator<br />Shutter Island<br />The Departed<br />Gangs of New York<br />
  23. 23. Question 9<br />Colin Firth won an Oscar for his portrayal of which historical king in the movie, “The King’s Speech?”<br />
  24. 24. Answer<br />King George VI<br />
  25. 25. Music<br />
  26. 26. Question 10<br />What band includes the members Caleb Followill, Nathan Followill, Fared Followil,, and Matthew Followill?<br />
  27. 27. Answer<br />Kings of Leon<br />
  28. 28. Question 11<br />In what year did the first Bonaroo Music Festival take place?<br />
  29. 29. Answer<br />2002<br />
  30. 30. Question 12<br />What is the birthplace of Jimi Hendrix?<br />
  31. 31. Answer<br />Seattle, WA<br />
  32. 32. Television<br />
  33. 33. Question 13<br />Which writer of shows such as “Two and a Half Men,” “Mike and Molly,” and “The Big Bang Theory” was the recent target of criticism from actor Charlie Sheen?<br />
  34. 34. Answer<br />Chuck Lorre<br />
  35. 35. Question 14<br />Who is the main executive producer of HBO’s hit series “Entourage?”<br />
  36. 36. Answer<br />Mark Wahlberg<br />
  37. 37. Question 15<br />Who played the lead role of Detective Steve McGarrett in he original television series “Hawaii Five-O?”<br />
  38. 38. Answer<br />Jack Lord<br />
  39. 39. Bonus Question<br />Tiger Woods and what other golfer made up the final pairing in the 2000 US Open at Pebble Beach?<br />
  40. 40. Answer<br />Ernie Els<br />

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