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U.S. General Knowledge #18

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What city is often abbreviated as SLC?
What 1973 Supreme Court decision legalized abortion (in the first two trimesters)
By revenue, what are the three largest pizza chains in the United States?
What federal agency investigates insider trading?
What company was the largest chain of video rental stores in the United States,
before going bankrupt in 2010?
At what event would you be most likely to hear the song "Pomp and Circumstance"?
What foreign country is geographically closest to the state of Florida?
What red furry creature was the "must have" toy of 1996?
What type of turtle, native to the eastern U.S., is well-known for its powerful bite?
Snapping Turtle
What American politican wrote a book entitled "It Takes a Village"?
What boat ride at Disney World is famous for its repetitive and annoying music?
What was the last state east of the Mississippi river to join the United States, in 1863?
What was the nickname of disease-spreading cook Mary Mallon?
Typhoid Mary
Name one of the two models of sports car currently manufactured by Chevy
What sorority's named can be spelled ΔΔΔ?
What TV show's theme song asks "Bad boys, bad boys / Whatcha gonna do?"
What notorious western outlaw was also known as William H. Bonney?
What is the term for forcing a landowner to sell their property to the government?
Eminent Domain
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level 76
Jan 20, 2017
That was weird. I just got 8/20 and all 7 people who took it before me have a better score. Still I end up with 5/5 points?
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level 71
Jan 20, 2017
The sports car question doesn't accept either choice individually - you have to enter both.
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level 76
Jan 20, 2017
... in the right order, separated by 'or.'
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Jan 21, 2017
Sorry about that. Fixed!
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level 72
Jan 20, 2017
Also, couldn't just Little Caesar be acceptable - without the s at the end?
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Jan 21, 2017
Probably not. Some people don't like it when the answer completes before they finish typing it. "Pittsburg" for example. So either way some people won't like like.
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level 67
Apr 20, 2017
Still, forgetting the "s" doesn't mean you don't know the answer... And Pittsburg does work on every single quiz on this site, wether people like it or not. I think you should reconsider ! :)
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level 56
Jan 20, 2017
Cops is still going, should be asks instead of asked.
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Jan 21, 2017
Who knew? Changed the tense.
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level 63
Apr 21, 2017
It might still be going but here in Australia they have shown the same year over and over again for years and they must be at least 15 years old now.
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level 45
Jan 21, 2017
it doesnt really help that SLC type in still works
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Jan 21, 2017
Fixed.
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level 53
Jan 21, 2017
would you accept snapper turtle?
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Jan 22, 2017
Okay
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level 54
Jan 21, 2017
Do you mean Name ONE of the two sports cars currently manufactured by Chevy. That question confused me for a bit. Also for the federal agencies question I just ended up guessing all of them FBI, CIA, DMV.
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Jan 22, 2017
Yes, that question is now fixed.
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level 70
Apr 20, 2017
DMV employees are far too talented, professional and proactive to waste on such trivial things as insider trading investigations.
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level 68
Apr 20, 2017
I started typing secret service...
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level 71
Jan 23, 2017
oops spelled "roe" as "row" :(
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level 48
Mar 2, 2017
And I thought 'Pomp and Circumstance' was thoroughly British.
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level 59
Apr 20, 2017
And the right answer is Last Night of the Proms!
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level 40
Apr 20, 2017
Maybe YOU prom; We marched into the ceremony to Pomp & Circumstance at my GRADUATION!
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level 50
Apr 20, 2017
emenent emminent emininent imminent imennint (1 sec) EMINENT!! 20/20
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level 56
Apr 20, 2017
Dominos MUST have the apostrophe? Really? I only typed it like 14 times and yes, you would think once I would include the apostrophe but not getting credit for the answer for that reason...come on!
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level 71
Apr 20, 2017
It worked fine for me without the apostrophe.
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Apr 20, 2017
Punctuation never matters on JetPunk. The scoring algorithm doesn't even see it.
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level 56
Apr 21, 2017
That's exactly what I thought with the punctuation which is why I wasn't bothering. Today it went through like a charm. Typed it about 40 times yesterday and could not get credit...weird...but apparently fixed.
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level 45
Apr 20, 2017
It's a good thing you've recently switched from US to UN countries, because otherwise I could point out that the United States government officially recognises the Conch Republic as an independent state: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Conch_Republic#Invasions_of_1995
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level 60
Apr 20, 2017
Too American-centric.
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level 44
Apr 20, 2017
LOL, nice.
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level 29
Apr 20, 2017
Could you accept Dominoes as an answer? I typed it in several times and it didn't work.
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Apr 21, 2017
Ok
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level 66
Apr 20, 2017
... and Billy the Kid's real name was Henry McCarty
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level 60
Apr 21, 2017
I typed Rowe v Wade. I don't think that punctuation is usually a prerequisite.
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level 65
Apr 21, 2017
It's Roe, not Rowe.
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Apr 21, 2017
"Row" will work now
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