Trivia Questions and the like…


1. Who said:


“I love California.  I practically grew up in Phoenix”

former U.S. Vice President Dan Quayle


2. Who said:


“If we don’t succeed, we run the risk of failure.”

former U.S.. President Bill Clinton


3. Name the 40th President – Ronald Regan


4. Slogans


Reach out and touch someone – AT&T


We are driven – Nissan


Think Different – Apple


Moving at the speed of business – UPS


We try harder – Avis Car Rental


We do it your way – Burger King


Is it true the Burger King is married to the Dairy Queen?


Fly The Friendly Skies – United


We know drama – TNT


5. In 1980 he sag: It’s Still Rock N’ Roll To Me – Billy Joel


6. Released in 1985, top selling TV sound track of all time – Miami Vice


7. Who received 48 Academy Awards and was only in one movie – Walt Disney


8. Bill Gates used this Rolling Stones song to sell Windows 95 – Start Me Up


9. Drummer married to Heather Locklear & Pamela Anderson – Tommy Lee


10. Rockabilly Trio with Brian Setzer – Stray Cats


11. Only solo artist to have number 1 albums in the 60’s, 70’s, 80’s and 90’s –

Barbra Streisand


12. George Michael’s first band – WHAM


13. Bruce Willis TV Show with Cybil Sheppard – Moonlighting


14. B-52 Song best served with drawn butter – Rock Lobster


15. Hit song for Kylie Minogue in 1988, for Grand Funk in 1974,

for Little Eva in1962 and was written by Carol King – Locomotion


16. How many years did the hundred year war last? 116


17. Who is buried in Grant’s Tomb? Grant


18. What color is the infamous “Black Box” on an airplane? ORANGE


19. Money isn’t made out of paper, it’s made out of? Cotton


20. The Declaration of Independence is written on what kind of paper? Hemp


21. Name two bills \ currency, still in circulation that have a picture of someone

who was never president.


$10.00 Alexander Hamilton (Secretary of Treasury)

$50.00 Benjamin Franklin (Statesman, Inventor)


22. Name a U.S. coin that has the same person on the front as the back.

Penny, Abraham Lincoln


23. What weighs more 100 Lbs of Feathers or 100 Lbs of Lead? Same


24. On average how many newborns will be given to the wrong parents daily? 12


25. In 1987 American Airlines saved how much money from removing one olive

from the salads served in first class? $40,000.00


26. You burn more calories sleeping or watching television? Sleeping


27. Name the only planet in our solar system that rotates clockwise – Venus


28. True or False – Marilyn Monroe had 6 toes? True


29. True or False – Walt Disney was afraid of mice? True


30. True or False – Pearls melt in vinegar? True


31. What percent of personal adds for dating are placed by married people? 35%


32. It’s impossible to lead a cow upstairs or downstairs? Upstairs


33. True or False – A duck’s quack doesn’t echo? True


34. Name two U.S. Presidents whose full names contain all the letters in the

word “criminal” – Richard Millhouse Nixon and William Jefferson Clinton


35. True or False – Butterflies taste with their feet? True


36. True or False – Elephants can’t jump? True


37. True or False – Women blink nearly twice as much as men? True


38. The main library at Indiana University sinks over an inch every year because

building engineers this weight factor into account when building – The weight

of the books.


39. Name an English language word that has no rhyme – Orange, Month


40. True or False – All polar bears are left handed? True


41. True or False – An ostrich’s eye is bigger than its brain? True


42. True or False – The cigarette lighter was invented before the match? True


43. Which newspaper did Superman work for? the Daily Planet


45. Who left his heart in San Francisco? Tony Bennett