Trivia Test

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1. MATH: What is the Arabic equivalent of the Roman numerals MMDLVII?

2. LITERATURE: Who wrote the story “The Murders in the Rue Morgue”?

3. TELEVISION: What superhero pops up repeatedly in episodes of the “Seinfeld” sitcom series?

4. INVENTIONS: Who is credited with inventing the electric razor?

5. MOVIES: What was Forrest Gump’s home state?

6. MUSIC: What group performed the hit “Papa Was a Rollin’ Stone”?

7. CHEMISTRY: What is the symbol for the element tungsten?

8. GEOGRAPHY: What modern European country was called Lusitania in Roman times?

9. LANGUAGE: In Latin names for the days of the week, what god is represented by Wednesday?

10. ANIMAL KINGDOM: What is a group of weasels called?

Answers
1. 2,557
2. Edgar Allan Poe
3. Superman
4. Jacob Schick
5. Alabama
6. The Temptations
7. W (wolfram)
8. Portugal
9. Mercury (Dies Mercurii)
10. A gang

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