The Week of October 1, 2017 by CoenM

Champion(s):

LorinBurte
Get off my lawn!


Runner(s)-Up:

grimesr


Quiz Description

Full Results:

Rank Player Total %ile 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Money Value (% Incorrect): 10 39 44 47 81 76 88 47 05 13 38 73
1 LorinBurte 477 99 15
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2 grimesr 467 97 15
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3 EggCzar 444 95 15
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4 MartaMJackson 394 94 15
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5 RichmondJ 365 92 15
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6 Kloefkorn 354 91 15
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7 PrestonC 348 89 15
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8 LearyField 338 87 15
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9 helene 336 86 15
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10 srs 332 83 15
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10 apeekrtr 332 83 15
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12 AmmermanA 329 80 15
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12 MorrisK 329 80 15
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14 RobinJRichards 317 78 15
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15 rouquinne 315 76 15
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16 BClemens 314 75 15
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17 MatchenD 303 73 15
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18 MirandaM 301 71 15
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19 DreyfusB 298 70 15
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20 GarciaD 290 68 15
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21 ChengB 289 66 15
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22 ChrisRosenberg 283 65 15
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23 NullDiggity 280 63 15
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24 GoodmanDL 278 62 15
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25 MoyseyC 276 60 15
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26 GrahamJ 267 58 15
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27 BringMoreLegos 250 57 15
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28 LiptonM 244 54 15
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28 lorijane 244 54 15
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30 Zamikaze 242 52 15
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31 Vendy12 239 50 15
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32 PolinskyL 234 49 15
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33 Snuffleupagus 232 47 15
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34 HallR 231 45 15
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35 VenguswamyK 229 44 00
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36 JonH 226 42 15
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37 BarthR 216 41 15
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38 jveditz 209 39 15
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39 IyerM 204 37 15
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40 KPope 202 36 15
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41 TimL 200 34 15
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42 orwant 196 33 15
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43 YuC 191 31 15
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44 ArunH 178 29 00
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45 felsenheldd 177 28 15
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46 Nekton 171 26 15
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47 ElendilPickle 170 25 15
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48 RonningD 163 23 00
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49 Michalle 156 20 15
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49 HoH 156 20 15
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51 Tarn 152 18 15
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52 HightB 143 16 00
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53 Nicole 141 15 15
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54 Crow-T-Robot 135 13 15
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55 HumbabaORiley 134 12 15
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56 RautY 122 10 15
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57 Dominiquew79 117 8 15
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58 Longford 114 7 15
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59 JCEurovision 110 5 00
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60 Adamlowemartin 84 4 15
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61 PipkeR 35 2 00
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62 DouglasLovesVixey 25 1 15
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Questions:

More than 50 people were killed at a music festival in Las Vegas when a gunman open fire on the crowd from a room in what HOTEL?

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Mandalay Bay

What LAW expired on October 1, leaving nearly 9 million minors in jeopardy of losing health care coverage if existing funding is exhausted before the law can be reauthorized?

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Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP)

The US Supreme Court started its new session hearing a case involving the drawing of legislative districts in what STATE, which are claimed to violate the Constitution by being drawn in such a way as to guarantee one party control of the state legislature?

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Wisconsin

Jeffrey Hall and Michael Rosbash of Brandeis University and Michael Young of Rockefeller University were awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for the work on what SUBJECT, which provided greater insight on how biological systems mark time?

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circadian rythyms

What COUNTRY denied it was purchasing arms from North Korea after a UN investigation disclosed an August search of the freighter Jie Shun turned up 30,000 rocket propelled grenades apparently paid for by businessmen to hide the country's involvement in the deal?

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Egypt

What AUTOMAKER jumped on the all-electric bandwagon, announcing two new electric models for next year and 18 by 2023, although no year was given for when they would finally ditch internal combustion?

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General Motors

Catholics engaged in a day of prayer along the borders of what COUNTRY in what church leaders said was a strictly religious demonstration but some saw as supporting the country's ban on Muslim migrants?

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Poland

The EU ordered what TINY MEMBER STATE to collect nearly $300 million in back taxes from Amazon, saying the company unfairly profited from the country's low tax rate?

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Luxembourg

What FILM EXECUTIVE took a leave from his own company after allegations of sexual harassment spanning decades came to light?

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Harvey Weinstein

The UN announced it would end its 13 year peacekeeping mission in what CARRIBEAN COUNTRY, though doubts linger as to the effectiveness of the country's police and courts?

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Haiti

Four soldiers, including three US soldiers, were killed during a training mission in what AFRICAN COUNTRY in an attack by al-Qaida fighters from Mali?

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Niger

The US Commerce Department hit what AEROSPACE COMPANY with an 80% tariff (in addition to an earlier 220% tariff) on its C-series jets sold in the US, claiming it was unfairly selling below cost to cut into Boeing's sales?

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Bombardier