Questions from September 22nd

Answers are below the jump.

Round 1: Pop Culture

Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs, the film adaptation of the classic children’s book, was the top movie in theaters this weekend. For one point each, who wrote and who illustrated the book?

Round 2: Literature- Less Famous Sequels

All of the following famous books spawned a less famous sequel. Name the sequel (in cases with more than one sequel, name the first).

All Quiet on the Western Front by Erich Maria Remarque

Round 3: Movie Clips

Identify the movie the following audio clip comes from:

Round 4: Random- Your Kisses Are Wasted On Me

While the sailor in the famous Life Magazine photograph of a man and woman kissing in Times Square on Victory Over Japan Day has never been positively identified, the nurse was identified several years later. What was her name?

Round 5: Science- Animal Questions

What mammal always gives birth to identical quadruplets whenever it reproduces?

Round 6: Music

Name the title of the song featured in this clip and the artist who recorded it:

Round 7: Handout- European Outlines

Identify the European country shown below in outline:


Round 8: General Knowledge

In what state was Mayberry located on the Andy Griffith Show?

1) worth one point each: Judi Barrett and Ron Barrett, respectively

2) The Road Back

3) Idiocracy

4) Edith Cullen Shain

5) nine-banded armadillo

6) Stevie Wonder – Higher Ground

7) Germany

8) North Carolina


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