Trivia Test April 12th

TRIVIA TEST
By Fifi Rodriguez

 

1. LANGUAGE: What does the word “plumose” mean?

 

2. GEOGRAPHY: In what body of water can the island of Mykonos be found?

 

3. ACRONYMS: What does the acronym CAD stand for?

 

4. GENERAL KNOWLEDGE: What is a shillelagh used for?

 

5. POLITICS: What was the emblem of the Progressive Party of 1912?

 

6. ANATOMY: Where is the skin the thinnest on the human body?

 

7. ACADEMIA: What does a vexillologist study?

 

8. MOVIES: What film features the line: “If you can dodge a wrench, you can dodge a ball”?

 

9. TELEVISION: What was the name of the town that was the setting for “Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman”?

 

10. GAMES: How many playing pieces do you have to remove in the game “Operation”?

 

Answers

 

1. Feathered or feathery

 

2. Aegean Sea

 

3. Computer-aided design

 

4. Irish in origin, it is a cudgel that can be used as walking stick or a weapon

 

5. Bull Moose

 

6. Eyelids

 

7. Flags

 

8. “Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story”

 

9. Fernwood, Ohio

 

10. Twelve

 

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