Mystery Quiz the Third by Sijnaanik

Champion(s):

tara


Runner(s)-Up:

AdamKing


Quiz Description

Another mystery themed quiz. For this one all the answers (except #12) are a single word.

Full Results:

Rank Player Total %ile 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Money Value (% Incorrect): 55 05 40 80 10 55 85 70 20 55 65 95
1 tara 415 97 15
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2 AdamKing 380 92 15
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3 VenguswamyK 370 87 00
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4 LuskT 340 82 00
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5 akambour 295 77 00
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6 letouj 275 72 15
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7 JonesRW 260 67 00
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8 PruettC 255 62 00
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9 OBrienJ 235 57 00
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10 ZellwegerS 230 52 15
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11 BoyerA 220 47 00
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12 PalleyA 175 40 15
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12 GrahamJ 175 40 00
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14 cruzich 165 32 15
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15 RaiaB 160 27 00
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16 Vintsanity 150 17 15
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16 randalleng 150 17 00
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16 jefe 150 17 15
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19 ElendilPickle 145 7 15
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20 MercureT 130 2 00
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Questions:

What Rihanna song begins with the line “All along it was a fever”?

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Stay

Dickey Pearce is often credited with introducing the “tricky hit” into baseball, today known as a what?

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Bunt

Originally named “Greenbriar,” what was Robert E. Lee’s most famous horse during the Civil War?

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Traveller

What was Rush Limbaugh’s nickname for Senator Robert Byrd, referencing his early association with a certain disreputable organization?

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Sheets

The four forces of flight are weight, thrust, drag, and what else?

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Lift

In a memorable scene from Stand By Me, what animal does Wil Wheaton find in his underpants?

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Leech

What word can precede pin, paper, moment, or stone, to form a notable term?

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Rolling

The system in which employees are paid with scrip is known as the ______ system. (The missing word is also a type of vehicle.)

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Truck

What is missing from this list: Down, Charm, Bottom, Strange, Up?

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Top

During the 2012 election, comparisons were made between Mitt Romney and a certain muppet (most notably by Stephen Colbert). Give the FIRST name of this muppet.

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Guy

What is the common term for a tall glass that can hold 2.5 imperial pints of beer?

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Yard

What is the theme of this quiz?

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Parts of a traditional sailing vessel