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Round 1

Question Number Question Answer
1. In the tale "Jack and the Beanstalk", what did Jack trade for the magic beans? A cow
2. Tenerife is the largest island in which archipelago? Canary Islands
3. What US university was the setting for the 1973 movie “The Paper Chase”? Harvard
4. Which fictional land was used to describe John F. Kennedy's term as president? Camelot
5. How many sides are there on a pentagon? Five
6. What year saw the opening of the first Starbucks store? 1971
7. What was the name of the mouse in the movie "The Green Mile"? Mr. Jingles
8. What is the fear of parents-in-law known as? Soceraphobia
9. In radio, what does AM stand for? Amplitude Modulation
10. What is the capital of Colorado? Denver
Tie Breaker What sport is Bobby Fischer associated with? Chess

Round 2

Question Number Question Answer
1. What Shakespeare work includes the line "Friends, Romans, countrymen, lend me your ears"? Julius Caesar
2. What US National Park is known for its geysers? Yellowstone National Park
3. What movie takes place on February 2nd again and again? Groundhog Day
4. What is the "Big Mac" that was built in Michigan in 1957? The Mackinac Bridge
5. What name is given to the shellfish that cling to the bottom of ships? Barnacles
6. What common legal item literally means "under penalty"? Subpoena
7. What was the home US state of Alan Alda's characters in both "M*A*S*H" and "The Aviator"? Maine
8. What Internet awards are always given posthumously, unless the recipient is sterile? The Darwin Awards
9. What year did the US issue a patent on the production of margarine? 1871
10. What was known as "Bolshaya Gora" when it was part of Russia? Mount Foraker
Tie Breaker Which Italian won the 1998 Tour de France bicycle race? Marco Pantani

Round 3

Question Number Question Answer
1. By what professional name is comic book writer Stanley Martin Leiber better known? Stan Lee
2. What large African island nation is located just west of Mauritius? Madagascar
3. In the TV show "The Simpsons", what is the name of Homer's snow-plowing service? Mr. Plow
4. What is the birth name of US President Bill Clinton? William Jefferson Blythe III
5. What inert gas gets trapped in the blood when a diver gets "the bends"? Nitrogen
6. What day is All Saints Day? November 1
7. What character on the original Star Trek TV series was played by James Doohan? Scotty
8. How many tournaments make up a Grand Slam in golf?
9. What does a panophobe fear? Everything
10. In which US state is Mount Vernon? Virginia
Tie Breaker Who was the first coach of the Green Bay Packers? Curly Lambeau
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