Random Trivia #2 by orwant

Champion(s):

DeeKay


Runner(s)-Up:

BringMoreLegos
Never rank; always tier. (I'm LowdenB in LL.)


Quiz Description

Full Results:

Rank Player Total %ile 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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1 DeeKay 372 98 15
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2 BringMoreLegos 371 96 15
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3 MyersB 359 94 15
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4 SpraragenM 357 92 15
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5 Michalle 346 90 15
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6 ChernicoffS 342 88 15
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7 GrahamJ 340 86 15
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8 LynchT 337 84 15
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9 BillPennington 328 82 15
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10 colleenw 317 79 15
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10 FauxD 317 79 15
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12 HortonR 313 76 15
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13 ecpekkle 304 73 15
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14 LasiterK 298 71 15
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15 JonesRW 296 68 15
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15 EricMurphy 296 68 15
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17 Stevo600 292 64 15
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17 Vendy12 292 64 15
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19 SaraNorcott 287 61 00
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20 ShampooCell 286 59 15
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21 KromerM 285 57 15
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22 BarthR 283 55 15
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23 Steve 277 53 15
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24 DouglasLovesVixey 276 51 15
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25 MoyseyC 273 48 15
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26 RabinK 272 46 15
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27 Shosin 266 44 00
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28 ElendilPickle 258 42 15
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29 NathanL 255 40 15
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30 Vintsanity 254 38 15
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31 Ekherndon 251 36 15
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32 BIngram 245 34 15
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33 ArunH 244 32 00
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34 SizemoreM 238 30 15
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35 TimL 236 28 15
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36 KPope 235 26 15
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37 imogen 225 23 15
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38 EllisA2 219 21 15
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39 RichmondJ 210 19 15
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40 casketromance 205 17 15
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41 LakeMA 203 15 15
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42 MartinJ2 198 13 15
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43 Ren 190 11 15
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44 SokolM 168 9 15
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45 JCEurovision 147 7 15
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46 Svoyager-11 126 5 15
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47 WatskyA 39 3 15
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48 Atomiccoffey 15 1 00
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In the 2019 film Cats, Bombalurina is played by WHAT POP STAR? Whatever the damage to her reputation, she'll be able to shake it off.

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Taylor Swift

WHAT WORD names the silk-spinning organ of spiders?

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Spinneret

WHAT POLITICAL THEORY, when it comes to materialism, pits the proletariat against the bourgeoisie?

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Marxism

WHAT EMPIRE, also referred to as the Eastern Roman Empire, was the continuation of the Roman Empire in its eastern provinces during Late Antiquity and the Middle Ages?

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Byzantine

WHAT COMMON COLOR NAME has a wavelength of 450–495 nm and is sometimes represented in HTML as #0000FF?

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Blue

There are currently 206 sovereign states. HOW MANY SOVEREIGN STATES were there in 1900? Answers within 25% will be considered correct.

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85

On modern commercial airplanes, there are three devices affecting wing airflow that pilots can control. Two of them are flaps and spoilers. WHAT IS THE NAME of the third?

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Ailerons

WHAT COUNTRY, part of the United Kingdom, has a dragon on its flag?

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Wales

WHAT WORD names both the "protecting film covering the epidermis of leaves" and "the dead skin at the base of a fingernail or toenail"?

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Cuticle

In Greek mythology, WHAT ENCHANTRESS was "versatile in the arts of herbs and potions and capable of turning human beings into animals"? She did that to the sailors of Odysseus and then became his lover for a year.

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Circe

Tom Wolfe's second novel was "A Man in Full". WHAT WAS THE NAME OF HIS FIRST NOVEL, which was adapted into a highly successful 1987 movie of the same name, directed by Brian De Palma?

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Bonfire of the Vanities

WHAT OHIO CITY is known as the "Birthplace of Aviation", largely because the Wright Brothers began there before relocating to Kitty Hawk?

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Dayton