TRIVIA TEST

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1. HISTORY: Who was the United States’ first chief justice of the Supreme Court?
2. U.S. STATES: Which state would you hail from if you were called a “Tar Heel”?
3. MEDICINE: What is the common name for the medical condition called epistaxis?
4. TELEVISION: What was the name of the robot in the comedy series “Get Smart”?
5. LITERATURE: What famous Western author also wrote under the pseudonym of Tex Burns?
6. GEOGRAPHY: What country lies directly north of Sudan?
7. POETRY: How many lines are in a sonnet?
8. GAMES: How many cards are used in pinochle?
9. INVENTIONS: Who invented chewing gum?
10. FAMOUS QUOTES: What social reformer and statesman said, “If there is no struggle, there is no progress”?

Answers
1. John Jay
2. North Carolina
3. Nosebleed
4. Hymie
5. Louis L’Amour
6. Egypt
7. 14
8. 48
9. Thomas Adams (1871)
10. Frederick Douglass

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