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Last updated: September 21, 2017
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Who was the first musician ever to be awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature?
Bob Dylan
What creature, despite its name, has at most 750 legs?
Millipede
Take off my skin - I won't cry, but you will! What am I?
an Onion
What Belgian city hosted the Summer Olympics in 1920?
Antwerp
Mohammed was born in Mecca. Where did he die?
Medina
What 39 year old became, in 2017, the youngest person ever to be elected President of France?
Emmanuel Macron
Where would you find the medulla oblongata?
In the Brain Stem
Who wrote the "Goldberg Variations" and the "Brandenburg Concertos"?
J.S. Bach
What company's mascot is a man who is made of tires?
Michelin
What is the only state in New England that doesn't border the ocean?
Vermont
What disease is abbreviated as TB?
Tuberculosis
What was the name of the American plan to rebuild Europe following WWII?
Marshall Plan
What city in France gives its name to a style of mustard?
Dijon
What country does feta cheese come from?
Greece
Who was the POTUS in the year 1999?
Bill Clinton
Who won Academy Awards for portraying a disabled Irishman, a violent
oil baron, and an American President?
Daniel Day-Lewis
What Orwellian reality show has aired over 300 seasons in more than 50 different countries?
Big Brother
What country is sometimes referred to as a "province of China" by the United Nations?
Taiwan
What has a head and a tail, but no body?
a Coin
What animal's German name, Nacktschnecke, means literally "naked snail"?
Slug
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level 79
Sep 18, 2017
Head and tail? That's a tadpole, right?
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level 71
Sep 18, 2017
I tried a linked list.
+10
level 65
Sep 19, 2017
I entered sperm cell.
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level 68
Apr 15, 2018
I did too. But apparently a sperm cell has a "midpiece."
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level 69
Sep 21, 2017
Zooty, fellow geek, FTW.
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level 61
Feb 1, 2018
I tried literally all 3 of those lmao
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level 64
Feb 1, 2018
Sperm, comet.
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level 71
Sep 20, 2017
I tried snake, eel, then got desperate and tried ghost :P
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level 50
Sep 20, 2017
Is there a typo in the China question?
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level ∞
Sep 21, 2017
Yes, fixed
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level 41
Feb 1, 2018
Aced it with 2:24 remaining. A fun quiz.
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level 46
Feb 1, 2018
Big Brother aires as Bigg boss in India.
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level 57
Feb 1, 2018
Too easy
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level 58
Feb 1, 2018
Rabindranath Tagore. 1913. Dylan was 2nd.
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level 42
Feb 2, 2018
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