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TRIVIA
October 26, 2010
Rules
• 20 Questions with 2 Rounds
– The First Round Questions are worth 1 Point
Each
– The Second Round Questions are wor...
Rules
• Grab some paper and a pen from the bar for your team and turn in
your team’s answer into the bucket on the bar
• C...
ROUND ONE
Question 1
Tonight at Wingin’ It, 10% of the proceeds will
go towards March of Dimes. Their mission
is to improve the heal...
Answer
95 cents
Question 2
What planet is the Earth closest in size to?
Answer
Venus
Question 3
How many amendments have been added to
the US Constitution?
Answer
27
Question 4
The average person falls asleep in how many
minutes?
Answer
7 Minutes
Question 5
What year was Super Bowl I?
Answer
1967
Question 6
True or False: It is illegal to have a pet dog in
Iceland.
Answer
True
Question 7
What is the only animal whose milk does not
curdle?
Answer
Camel
Question 8
In what year did the United States adopt the
phrase, “In God We Trust”?
A) 1900 B) 1847
C) 1956 D) 1817
Answer
C) 1956
Question 9
What is the largest tree in South Caroina?
Answer
Angel Oak
HALFTIME QUESTION
The easternmost, westernmost, southernmost,
and largest countries of Africa all begin with
the same lett...
Answer
Westernmost: Sengal
Easternmost: Somalia
Southmost: South Africa
Largest: Sudan
Question 11
Within 3 inches, how long is the average giraffe’s
tongue?
Answer
20 Inches
Question 12
Which of the following countries is not available
on Google’s Bird’s Eye View?
A) Poland B) Greece
C) France D...
Answer
B) Greece
Question 13
Who was the only President to be a licensed
bartender?
Answer
Abraham Lincoln
Question 14
How many miles is an Iron Man Triathlon?
Answer
140.4 miles
Question 15
What four schools has Bobby Bowden coached?
Answer
Howard, South Georgia, West Virginia, and FSU
Question 16
Within 2000, how many acres is Clemson’s
campus?
Answer
17,000 acres
Question 17
What word in the English language has the most
definitions?
Answer
Set, it has 464 different definitions
Question 18
Who hosted the Summer Olympics in 1932?
A) London B) Tokyo
C) Los Angeles D) Sapporo
Answer
C) Los Angeles
Question 19
What is the name for the symbol on the pound
key?
Answer
An octothorpe
FINAL QUESTION
List these states in order from smallest to
largest, based on their areas (square miles):
Michigan Kentucky...
Answer
Kentucky (40 square miles)
Pennsylvania (46)
Florida (66)
South Dakota (77)
Michigan (98)
New Mexico (121)
Thank You for Playing!
• Winners can come up to the bar and collect
their Gift Certificates!
• Thanks to Gamma Sigma Sigma...
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  1. 1. TRIVIA October 26, 2010
  2. 2. Rules • 20 Questions with 2 Rounds – The First Round Questions are worth 1 Point Each – The Second Round Questions are worth 2 Points • One Halftime Question: Worth 5 Points • One Final Question: Wager up to 10 Points
  3. 3. Rules • Grab some paper and a pen from the bar for your team and turn in your team’s answer into the bucket on the bar • Choose a team name. Right your team name on EACH answer you turn in. If there’s no team name, you get no points. • I will read the question then play a song. You will have until the end of the song to get your answers into the bucket. If your team doesn’t have a response when I collect them, sorry, your team is too slow and you get no points. • Spelling does NOT count • NO cell phones, computers, iTouches, etc.
  4. 4. ROUND ONE
  5. 5. Question 1 Tonight at Wingin’ It, 10% of the proceeds will go towards March of Dimes. Their mission is to improve the health of babies by preventing birth defects, premature birth, and infant mortality. How many cents of every dollar raised tonight will go directly towards this mission?
  6. 6. Answer 95 cents
  7. 7. Question 2 What planet is the Earth closest in size to?
  8. 8. Answer Venus
  9. 9. Question 3 How many amendments have been added to the US Constitution?
  10. 10. Answer 27
  11. 11. Question 4 The average person falls asleep in how many minutes?
  12. 12. Answer 7 Minutes
  13. 13. Question 5 What year was Super Bowl I?
  14. 14. Answer 1967
  15. 15. Question 6 True or False: It is illegal to have a pet dog in Iceland.
  16. 16. Answer True
  17. 17. Question 7 What is the only animal whose milk does not curdle?
  18. 18. Answer Camel
  19. 19. Question 8 In what year did the United States adopt the phrase, “In God We Trust”? A) 1900 B) 1847 C) 1956 D) 1817
  20. 20. Answer C) 1956
  21. 21. Question 9 What is the largest tree in South Caroina?
  22. 22. Answer Angel Oak
  23. 23. HALFTIME QUESTION The easternmost, westernmost, southernmost, and largest countries of Africa all begin with the same letter. Name 3 of these countries.
  24. 24. Answer Westernmost: Sengal Easternmost: Somalia Southmost: South Africa Largest: Sudan
  25. 25. Question 11 Within 3 inches, how long is the average giraffe’s tongue?
  26. 26. Answer 20 Inches
  27. 27. Question 12 Which of the following countries is not available on Google’s Bird’s Eye View? A) Poland B) Greece C) France D) Antartica
  28. 28. Answer B) Greece
  29. 29. Question 13 Who was the only President to be a licensed bartender?
  30. 30. Answer Abraham Lincoln
  31. 31. Question 14 How many miles is an Iron Man Triathlon?
  32. 32. Answer 140.4 miles
  33. 33. Question 15 What four schools has Bobby Bowden coached?
  34. 34. Answer Howard, South Georgia, West Virginia, and FSU
  35. 35. Question 16 Within 2000, how many acres is Clemson’s campus?
  36. 36. Answer 17,000 acres
  37. 37. Question 17 What word in the English language has the most definitions?
  38. 38. Answer Set, it has 464 different definitions
  39. 39. Question 18 Who hosted the Summer Olympics in 1932? A) London B) Tokyo C) Los Angeles D) Sapporo
  40. 40. Answer C) Los Angeles
  41. 41. Question 19 What is the name for the symbol on the pound key?
  42. 42. Answer An octothorpe
  43. 43. FINAL QUESTION List these states in order from smallest to largest, based on their areas (square miles): Michigan Kentucky Pennsylvania New Mexico Florida South Dakota
  44. 44. Answer Kentucky (40 square miles) Pennsylvania (46) Florida (66) South Dakota (77) Michigan (98) New Mexico (121)
  45. 45. Thank You for Playing! • Winners can come up to the bar and collect their Gift Certificates! • Thanks to Gamma Sigma Sigma for their participation tonight!! • Stick around for BATTLE OF THE BANDS! Featuring SCHMEEK • Next Trivia will be on Tuesday, November 9th and the theme will be CELEBRITY TRIVIA!

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