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Book Trivia Questions
Q: Who wrote the novel "Moby-Dick"?
A: Herman Melville
Q: How many books are in the Chronicles of Narnia series?
Q: What was the name of Captain Nemo's submarine in "20,000 Leagues Under the Sea"?
A: The Nautilus
Q: Which of the following is the world's best-selling book?
A: The Lord of the Rings
Q: In the Lord of the Rings, who is the father of the dwarf Gimli?
Q: By what nickname is Jack Dawkins known in the Charles Dickens novel, 'Oliver Twist'?
A: The Artful Dodger
Q: What is the name of the three headed dog in Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone?
Q: What is the name of the protagonist of J.D. Salinger's novel Catcher in the Rye?
A: Holden Caulfield
Q: The book "Fahrenheit 451" was written by whom?
A: Ray Bradbury
Q: In which classic novel is there a character named Homer Simpson?
A: The Day of the Locust
Film Trivia Questions
Q: Which of the following was not one of "The Magnificent Seven"?
A: Clint Eastwood
Q: What was the title of the first Bond movie, released in 1962?
A: Dr. No
Q: Which iconic character is featured in movies such as "The Enforcer", "Sudden Impact", and "The Dead Pool"?
A: Dirty Harry
Q: In the 1994 movie "Speed", what is the minimum speed the bus must go to prevent to bomb from exploding?
A: 50 mph
Q: True Or False - "Minions" was released on the June 10th, 2015.
Q: In the 1995 film "Balto", who are Steele's accomplices?
A: Kaltag, Nikki, and Star
Q: What Queen song plays during the final fight scene of the film "Hardcore Henry"?
A: Don't Stop Me Now
Q: For the film "Raiders of The Lost Ark", what was Harrison Ford sick with during the filming of the Cairo chase?
Q: In the 2014 film "Birdman", what is the primary instrument in the score?
Q: True Or False - The original ending of "Little Shop Of Horrors" has the plants taking over the world.
Music Trivia Questions
Q: What is not a wind instrument?
Q: True Or False - In 2015, David Hasselhof released a single called...
A: True Survivor
Q: Which of these aliases has NOT been used by electronic musician Aphex Twin?
Q: Which artist collaborated with American DJ Dillon Francis to release the song 2016 "Need You"?
Q: "Drink the Sea" is an album by which electronic music artist?
A: The Glitch Mob
Q: In 2006, which band released their debut album "A Fever You Can't Sweat Out"?
A: Panic! At the Disco
Q: True Or False - Pink Guy's debut album was "Pink Season".
Q: The Who's eponymous line, "Teenage Wasteland", appears in which of their songs?
A: Baba O' Riley
Q: Which of the following songs did Elton John perform following Princess Diane's passing?
A: Candles in the Wind
Television Trivia Questions
Q: Which company has exclusive rights to air episodes of the "The Grand Tour"?
Q: In Supernatural, what's Sam's brother’s name?
Q: What is the surname of the character Daryl in AMC's show The Walking Dead?
Q: What is the name of the main character in "The Flash" TV series?
A: Barry Allen
Q: True Or False - In Battlestar Galactica (2004), Cylons were created by man as cybernetic workers and soldiers.
Q: True Or False - Who was the winner of the 2016 WWE Royal Rumble?
A: Triple H
Q: True Or False - The Klingon home planet is Qo'noS.
Q: Which of the following actors portrayed the Ninth Doctor in the British television show "Doctor Who"?
A: Christopher Eccleston
Q: Which actor portrays "Walter White" in the series "Breaking Bad"?
A: Bryan Cranston
Q: Which boxing personality was one of the presenters in the 1999 revival of It's a Knockout?
A: Frank Bruno
Science & Nature Trivia Questions
Q: What is the "powerhouse" of the Eukaryotic animal cell?
Q: What is the elemental symbol for mercury?
Q: What is the scientific name of the knee cap?
Q: If you planted the seeds of Quercus robur what would grow?
Q: What is the atomic number of the element Strontium?
Q: The asteroid belt is located between which two planets?
A: Mars and Jupiter
Q: True Or False - An average human can go two weeks without water.
Q: Which planet did the "Viking 1" spacecraft send surface images of, starting in 1976?
Q: What do you study if you are studying entomology?
Q: The medial meniscus forms which part of what joint in the human body?
Sports Trivia Questions
Q: Which of the following sports is not part of the triathlon?
Q: What cricketing term denotes a batsman being dismissed with a score of zero?
Q: In baseball, how many fouls are an out?
Q: The F1 season of 1994 is remembered for what tragic event?
A: Death of Ayrton Senna (San Marino)
Q: Which team was the 2015-2016 NBA Champions?
A: Cleveland Cavaliers
Q: True Or False - In association football, or soccer, a corner kick is when the game restarts after someone scores a goal.
Q: Who won the 2015 College Football Playoff (CFP) National Championship?
A: Ohio State Buckeyes
Q: When was the first official international game played?
Q: In bowling, what is the term used for getting three consecutive strikes?
Q: Who is often called "the Maestro" in the men's tennis circuit?
A: Roger Federer
Animal Trivia Questions
Q: What does "hippopotamus" mean and in what language?
A: River Horse (Greek)
Q: True Or False - The Ceratosaurus, a dinosaur known for having a horn on the top of its nose, is also known to be a descendant of the Tyrannosaurus Rex.
Q: True Or False - An octopus can fit through any hole larger than its beak.
Q: True Or False - Kangaroos keep food in their pouches next to their children.
Q: True Or False - "Kamea," the Gilbertese Islander word for dog, is derived from the English phrase "Come here!"
Q: What do you call a baby bat?
Q: True Or False - The Platypus is a mammal.
Q: Which of these species is not extinct?
A: Komodo dragon
Q: What is the name of the copper-rich protein that creates the blue blood in the Antarctic octopus?
Q: What is the name of a rabbit's abode?
Vehicles Trivia Questions
Q: The Italian automaker Lamborghini uses what animal as its logo?
Q: Which Italian city is home of the car manufacturer 'Fiat'?
Q: Which of the following passenger jets is the longest?
A: Boeing 747-8
Q: Which of the following car models has been badge-engineered (rebadged) the most?
A: Isuzu Trooper
Q: Which of these is NOT a car model produced by Malaysian car manufacturer Proton?
Q: True Or False - The full English name of the car manufacturer BMW is Bavarian Motor Works
Q: Automobiles produced by Telsa Motors operate on which form of energy?
Q: Which Variable Valve Timing technology is used by BMW?
Q: True Or False - The General Motors EV1 was the first street-legal production electric vehicle.
Q: What are the cylinder-like parts that pump up and down within the engine?