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6.20 Trivia

May 18, 2015



  • 1. Wingin It Trivia
    June 20, 2011

2. Rules
5 Categories of Questions
Sports, Movies, Music, Television, and Literature
All Questions are worth 1 Point
Final Bonus Question: Wager up to 10 Points
3. Rules
Grab some paper and a pen from the bar for your team and turn in your teams answer into the pitcher on the bar
Choose a team name. Right your team name on EACH answer you turn in.If theres no team name, you get no points.
The question will be read and then a song will be played. You will have until the end of the song to get your answers into the pitcher.If your team doesnt have a response when they are collected, sorry, your team is too slow and you get no points.
Spelling does NOT count
NO cell phones, computers, iTouches, etc.
4. Literature
5. Question 1
The film, O Brother, Where Art Thou? is considered an allegory for what historical piece of literature?
6. Answer
Homers, The Odyssey
7. Question 2
Who wrote the Pulitzer Price winning novel, To Kill a Mockingbird?
8. Answer
Harper Lee
9. Question 3
What famous American Poets works include Nothing Gold Can Stay and Death of a Hired Man?
10. Answer
Robert Frost
11. Sports
12. Question 4
Last Wednesday, Tim Thomas of the Boston Bruins became the 2nd American born hockey player to be awarded the Conn Smythe Stanley Cup Finals MCP award.Which payer was the first?
13. Answer
Brian Leetch of the 94 New York Rangers
14. Question 5
Name 4 of the last 6 Golf Major title winners?
15. Answer
Rory McLlroy, 2011 US Open
CharlSchwartzel, 2011 Masters
Martin Kaymer, 2010 PGA
Louis Ooosthuizen, 2010 British Open
Graeme McDowell, 2010 US Open
Phil Mickelson, 2010 Masters
16. Question 6
Name 2 of the 3 only basketball players to have a season batting average above .400?
17. Answer
Ty Cobb
Roger Hornsby
Ed Delahanty
18. Movies
19. Question 7
In the movie South Park: Bigger, Longer and Uncut, what famous Hollywood actor and avid fan of the South Park television series did the voice role of Kennys Doctor?
20. Answer
George Clooney
21. Question 8
Name 3 of the 4 movies that have starred Leonardo DiCaprio and were directed by Martin Scorcese?
22. Answer
The Aviator
Shutter Island
The Departed
Gangs of New York
23. Question 9
Colin Firth won an Oscar for his portrayal of which historical king in the movie, The Kings Speech?
24. Answer
King George VI
25. Music
26. Question 10
What band includes the members Caleb Followill, Nathan Followill, Fared Followil,, and Matthew Followill?
27. Answer
Kings of Leon
28. Question 11
In what year did the first Bonaroo Music Festival take place?
29. Answer
30. Question 12
What is the birthplace of Jimi Hendrix?
31. Answer
Seattle, WA
32. Television
33. Question 13
Which writer of shows such as Two and a Half Men, Mike and Molly, and The Big Bang Theory was the recent target of criticism from actor Charlie Sheen?
34. Answer
Chuck Lorre
35. Question 14
Who is the main executive producer of HBOs hit series Entourage?
36. Answer
Mark Wahlberg
37. Question 15
Who played the lead role of Detective Steve McGarrett in he original television series Hawaii Five-O?
38. Answer
Jack Lord
39. Bonus Question
Tiger Woods and what other golfer made up the final pairing in the 2000 US Open at Pebble Beach?
40. Answer
Ernie Els