Trivia Test


1. TELEVISION: What was the name of the estate in the gothic soap opera “Dark Shadows”?

2. ANIMAL KINGDOM: How many eyes does a bee have?

3. ENTERTAINMENT: Which actress was married to Mickey Rooney, Artie Shaw and Frank Sinatra?

4. INVENTIONS: When was the first coin-operated pinball machine invented?

5. U.S. PRESIDENTS: Who was the first president to be born an American citizen?

6. QUOTATIONS: Who said, “It’s not that I’m afraid to die. I just don’t want to be there when it happens.”

7. U.S. STATES: What does the name of Hawaii’s capital, Honolulu, mean?

8. LITERATURE: Which one of Shakespeare’s plays contains the line, “The course of true love never did run smooth.”

9. GENERAL KNOWLEDGE: What was the name of cowboy actor Roy Rogers’ dog?

10. FOOD & DRINK: What is a gherkin?



1. Collinwood

2. Five — two compound eyes and three simple eyes

3. Ava Gardner

4. 1931

5. Martin Van Buren

6. Woody Allen

7. Sheltered bay

8. “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”

9. Bullet

10. A type of pickled cucumber

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