Mystery Theme 3! by DreyfusB

Champion(s):

Projectyl
Under no circumstances should I be permitted to engage in agriculture.


Runner(s)-Up:

AdamKing


Quiz Description

The theme is a mystery! See Q12 for more information.

Full Results:

Rank Player Total %ile 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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1 Projectyl 532 99 15
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2 AdamKing 507 97 15
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3 VenguswamyK 489 95 15
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4 akambour 444 93 15
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5 mbmason 345 91 15
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6 helene 312 89 15
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7 GoldfarbDavidJ 297 87 15
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8 GrahamJ 295 85 15
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9 EggCzar 293 83 00
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10 KonkelT 287 79 15
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10 MattK 287 79 15
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10 FauxD 287 79 15
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13 MoskowitzJim 284 75 15
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14 UncleTed 268 74 15
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15 Tortoise 265 72 15
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16 MarxG 262 70 15
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17 MercureT 249 68 15
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18 VaccaD 245 65 15
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18 ElendilPickle 245 65 15
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20 Matto 243 61 15
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20 WeikleB 243 61 15
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22 StanleyP 238 58 15
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23 LaskerJ 230 56 15
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24 BClemens 229 54 15
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25 KPope 228 52 15
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26 Timm 227 50 15
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26 DouglasLovesVixey 227 50 15
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28 TimL 224 47 15
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29 colleenw 221 45 00
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30 szeb 214 43 15
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31 DMTsurel 213 40 15
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31 SokolM 213 40 15
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33 KlionskyG 200 37 15
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34 ecpekkle 198 34 15
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34 ArunH 198 34 15
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36 melzerm 194 31 15
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37 LizDennison 190 29 15
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38 MaccaroneM 189 27 15
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39 Atomiccoffey 164 25 15
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41 LakeMA 160 22 15
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43 garrybl 154 18 00
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44 Vendy12 143 16 15
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45 petkunm 122 14 00
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46 Jonathan 119 12 00
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47 Tarn 100 10 15
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49 JNathan 71 5 00
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51 SaraNorcott 60 2 15
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52 Nicola 56 1 15
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Questions:

What order of mammals includes species as small as the jerboa and as large as the capybara? (The common English name, in the singular, is sufficient, but the Latin name will also be accepted.)

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rodent (Rodentia)

"The Yo-Yo Mo Show: An Evening of Musical Doodling," streamed online by the Kennedy Center on May 31, 2020, featured children's author Mo Willems drawing while accompanied by what musical instrument?

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cello

The first lines of Mozart's opera "Don Giovanni" are sung by what servant?

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Leporello

What plant is this? The flower buds (seen here) are typically salted and pickled, and used as a seasoning.

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caper

What was the old name of this building, better known as the name of a political machine?

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Tammany Hall

"There's a dance spreadin' round like an awful disease ... You shake your shoulders and you wiggle your knees ..." What dance was this, which sparked a dance craze in 1959?

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Hully Gully

The Torrijos–Carter Treaties (signed by President Jimmy Carter and a foreign leader) arranged for the transfer of WHAT?

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Panama Canal

Name the official soft drink of Maine, created around 1876 and pictured here (in redacted form).

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Moxie

In March 2020, Rudy Gobert of WHAT NBA TEAM tested positive for COVID-19, leading to the suspension of the NBA season?

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(Utah) Jazz

Give the two-word name for the feline that is the national animal of both India and Bangladesh.

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Bengal tiger

What type of roll is this?

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Kaiser

The answers to questions 1-11 are all found (in order) in the lyrics of a song that was first released in 2003. Name the song OR the band OR the larger work for which the song was written. (Only one answer required.)

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Ballad of the Sneak, DaVinci's Notebook (Paul and Storm), Homestar Runner