Statistics for U.S. General Knowledge #28

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  • This quiz has been taken 5,427 times
  • The average score is 12 of 20

Answer Stats

Question Answer % Correct
What was the largest chain of video rental stores in the United States in the 1990s?Blockbuster
89%
Who lived at a plantation named Monticello?Thomas Jefferson
79%
What can you buy on the TV show "Wheel of Fortune"?a Vowel
72%
Who founded Standard Oil and was the first person to be worth one billion dollars?John D. Rockefeller
69%
On the TV show "Mork & Mindy", who played Mork?Robin Williams
67%
What is the least populated borough of New York City?Staten Island
67%
What TV show had a character that was played by both Mary Kate & Ashley Olsen?Full House
67%
It's 1996. A dance craze is sweeping America. What is it?The Macarena
65%
What CIA boss became Vice President in 1981?George H. W. Bush
62%
Who are also known as the Bronx Bombers?New York Yankees
59%
Who, as of 2018, has hosted 23 seasons of "America's Next Top Model"?Tyra Banks
59%
Which two states have had multiple governors convicted of corruption
by the federal government?
Illinois
54%
What horse won the 1973 Triple Crown?Secretariat
52%
What hurricane devastated south Florida in 1992?Andrew
49%
What company makes Viagra?Pfizer
49%
Who is often credited with inventing peanut butter (but didn't)?George Washington
Carver
49%
What predecessor to jazz music was exemplefied by Scott Joplin's song "The Entertainer"?Ragtime
48%
What fictional character mocked his daughter's vegetarianism, saying
"you don't make friends with salad"?
Homer Simpson
42%
What company was nicknamed Ma Bell before it broke apart into several "Baby Bells"?AT&T
41%
Which two states have had multiple governors convicted of corruption
by the federal government?
Louisiana
28%

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