Money Questions by VaccaD

Champion(s):

PenningtonJ
The bird, bird, bird. The bird is the word.


Runner(s)-Up:

FryedBetaKappa
Don't read this.


Quiz Description

Baby, this quiz is money, and it knows it. Answer the following money questions.

(Note that even though all the questions are money questions, you won't be required to money all the questions. A subtle distinction.)

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1 PenningtonJ 425 98 15
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2 FryedBetaKappa 410 96 15
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3 LujanP 395 93 15
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8 GoodmanDL 365 81 15
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9 gregariouschinchilla 360 78 15
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10 MeyerS 355 76 00
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11 BurgerM 348 73 00
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12 HessJa 345 68 15
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19 NathanL 310 53 00
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Questions:

"Baby, you are so money and don't even know it."

That famous line from Swingers was spoken by WHAT ACTOR, who played the role of Trent?

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VINCE VAUGHN

The song "For the Love of Money", by WHAT R&B BAND best known for the song "Love Train", was the theme song for billionaire mogul/menace to humanity Donald Trump on The Apprentice?

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THE O'JAYS

Who has piles of money just lying around? Why, these people! This picture featured prominently in the promotional materials for WHAT MOVIE?

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DEAD PRESIDENTS

WHAT NATURALLY-OCCURRING ALLOY OF GOLD AND SILVER was used to make the oldest coins known? Coins of this metal also appear in early editions of Dungeons & Dragons, falling between gold and silver in value.

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ELECTRUM

WHAT GAME is this card from? Even though the card involves lending money, the game has no relationship to the similarly-named bank that merged with the Bank of Toronto.

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DOMINION

And I've seen a lot of good folks die / That had a lot of bills to pay / I'd give the shirt right off my back / If I had the guts to say

These lyrics are from WHAT SONG, the only song by Johnny Paycheck to top the country charts?

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TAKE THIS JOB AND SHOVE IT

Also known as the Hicks-Hansen model, WHAT MACROECONOMIC TOOL, a mathematical representation of Keynesian thought, is known by the two pairs of letters that describe two curves plotted on a chart whose axes are real GDP and the real interest rate?

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IS-LM MODEL

The largest banknote ever issued was the 100 quintillion pengo note, issued in 1946 when WHAT COUNTRY was facing an inflation rate of 41.9 quadrillion percent? A picture of the obverse side of such a bill is provided.

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HUNGARY

By another measure, the biggest units of money ever used are the Rai stones (an example is depicted here). NAME EITHER THE ISLAND ON WHICH RAI STONES WERE TRADITIONALLY USED, OR THE MODERN COUNTRY IN WHICH THIS ISLAND IS LOCATED.

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YAP or FEDERATED STATES OF MICRONESIA

Musician turned travel agent Eddie Money sings "Two Tickets to Paradise" to his customers in a 2010 commercial for WHAT COMPANY? (They wanted four tickets and were planning on leaving next month rather than tonight, so they're not quite comfortable with Eddie's recommendations.)

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GEICO

WHAT EVANGELIST, pastor of the Georgia-based World Changers Church International, is a leading light of the "prosperity gospel" movement? His prosperity was underlined by a successful 2014-15 campaign for donations to purchase him a new Gulfstream G650 (capable of reaching Mach 0.925) for $65 million.

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CREFLO DOLLAR

"People ask me why I'm playing in this picture. The answer is simple: Money, dear boy."

Sir Laurence Olivier gave this explanation for his starring in WHAT 1981 MOVIE that appears on many lists of the worst movies ever? Funded by the Unification Church, it cost $46 million to make and grossed less than $5 million.

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INCHON