The Week of May 12, 2019 by CoenM

Champion(s):

RichmondJ

LorinBurte
Get off my lawn!


Runner(s)-Up:


Quiz Description

Full Results:

Rank Player Total %ile 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Money Value (% Incorrect): 10 64 34 08 02 09 33 19 43 05 36 41
1 RichmondJ 397 98 15
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1 LorinBurte 397 98 15
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3 srs 383 96 15
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4 BarthR 381 95 15
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5 GoodmanDL 368 93 00
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6 rfgold 354 92 15
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7 MatherV 338 90 15
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8 helene 337 89 15
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9 gregariouschinchilla 328 88 15
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10 Tarn 327 85 15
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10 ecpekkle 327 85 15
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12 Michalle 326 83 15
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13 TimL 324 82 15
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14 BClemens 320 80 15
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15 Longford 319 79 15
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16 akambour 318 78 15
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17 Timm 316 76 15
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18 MartinJ2 311 74 15
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18 RobinJRichards 311 74 15
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20 morbeedo 309 72 15
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21 GryntyszM 306 71 15
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22 PolinskyL 302 69 15
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23 MoyseyC 293 68 15
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24 ElendilPickle 290 66 15
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25 felsenheldd 287 64 15
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25 AnthonyBianca 287 64 15
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27 YuC 286 62 15
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28 StanleyP 284 61 15
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29 AbdalianA 276 59 15
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30 AmmermanA 266 58 15
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31 QuinnA 264 57 15
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32 Ren 261 54 15
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32 TWright17 261 54 15
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34 MatchenD 260 52 15
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34 McGeeDean 260 52 15
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36 HallR 259 50 15
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37 LiptonM 257 48 15
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38 Svoyager-11 251 47 15
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39 DeeKay 235 45 00
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40 petkunm 233 43 15
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40 ReeseC 233 43 15
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42 HightB 231 41 15
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43 onetruepanda 228 40 15
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44 LynchT 225 38 15
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45 FauxD 224 37 15
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46 PipkeR 222 35 15
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47 orwant 221 33 15
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47 KPope 221 33 15
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49 crm 220 31 15
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50 GarciaD 217 30 15
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51 ArunH 214 28 00
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52 PSUrose 213 26 15
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52 GarstJ 213 26 15
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54 DreyfusB 212 24 15
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55 MeyerMM 211 23 15
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56 MitchellWA 210 21 15
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57 hypotactic 209 20 00
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58 DouglasLovesVixey 207 19 00
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59 queenaoife 194 17 15
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60 NatashaBB 193 16 15
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61 MirandaM 189 14 15
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62 HumbabaORiley 186 13 15
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63 Vendy12 180 11 15
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64 JennyV 173 10 15
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65 MattK 167 9 00
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66 BringMoreLegos 152 7 15
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67 DavidNicks 151 6 15
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68 JCEurovision 147 4 00
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69 watersd 129 3 15
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70 ShampooCell 104 2 15
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71 twelvefootboy 81 1 15
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Questions:

The Mauna Loa Observatory announced that its daily measurement of what GAS topped 415 parts per million, the highest ever recorded, and believed to be the highest level since the Pliocene epoch?

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carbon dioxide

What WHITE HOUSE ECONOMIC ADVISOR stated that the increased tariffs on Chinese goods are effectively a tax that producers will pass on to consumers, at odds with Donald Trump's continued insistence that the Chinese will bear the cost?

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Larry Kudlow

Users of what MESSAGING APP learned that it was vulnerable to a hack that allowed surveillance software to be installed on their phones using the voice option, even if the user never answered the call?

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WhatsApp

What US STATE enacted the most restrictive anti-abortion law to date, banning almost all grounds for the procedure while setting a maximum penalty of 99 years in prison for doctors who perform an abortion?

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Alabama

Bill de Blasio, the mayor of what US CITY, became the latest person to join the scrum seeking the 2020 Democratic nomination for President?

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New York City

What STANDARDIZED TEST introduced an "adversity score" which will try to account for a student's socioeconomic status to help put their test scores in context with their living environment?

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SAT

NASA announced that its new moon program would go by what NAME, after the twin sister of Apollo?

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Artemis

The Board of Supervisors in what US CITY voted to ban the use of facial recognition technology by city personnel, much of which was developed locally?

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San Francisco

What BIG TEN UNIVERSITY confirmed nearly 180 male students were sexually assaulted by Richard Strauss, a doctor for its athletic department and health center, with reports going uninvestigated for nearly 20 years?

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The Ohio State University

You HallR mini-theme (TM): The End of s Very Long Road. What ARCHITECT, whose love for the pyramidal form could be seen in buildings including the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, and the Louvre, passed away at the age of 102?

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I. M. Pei

What AUTHOR, known for books including The Caine Mutiny, Marjorie Morningstar, and The Winds of War, passed away at the age of 103?

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Herman Wouk

The birth of four chicks of what kind of BIRD at the Tower of London eased fears that the current flock would not be replenished? Legend holds that if the birds disappear, the Tower will fall and harm will befall the monarchy.

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Ravens