Dr. Mona Hanna-AttishaPediatrician
Mona exposed the Flint water crisis. She’ll donate her winnings to the Flint Child Health and Development Fund.
Having devoted his career to entertaining audiences the world over, Walt Disney once said that what “is America’s most important export”?
A: Reinforced steel B: Corn and corn derivatives
C: Those things you tie bags of bread with D: Laughter
Writing about an item associated with football players and power suits, Forbes said, “As the ’80s progressed,” Margaret Thatcher’s iconic what “got bigger”?
A: Shoulder pads B: Cleats
C: Mouthguards D: Biceps
Which of these is a computer virus where a hacker demands that you wire him money before he’ll unlock your hijacked files?
A: Ransomware B: Silverware
C: Tupperware D: Underwear
Thanks mostly to the spread of air conditioning and refrigeration, what state saw its population nearly triple in the two decades after WWII?
A: Oregon B: Maine
C: Arizona D: Nebraska
In honor of the “mother of dragons” from “Game of Thrones,” the parents of exactly 341 American baby girls named them what in 2015?
A: Cookie B: Khaleesi
C: Kimmy D: Marnie
A: 5% B: 80% C: 10% D: 5%
What is the surface area of one side of a piece of standard letter-sized copy paper?
A: 73.5 sq. in. B: 83.5 sq. in.
C: 93.5 sq. in. D: 103.5 sq. in.Mona thinks a piece of standard copy paper is 8” x 10”. Prompted by Chris, Mona cuts the question.
Which word generally means “to stop yourself from doing something,” except in music, where it means to do something again?
A: Discontinue B: Terminate
C: Refrain D: Cease
According to AllMovie.com, the film “El Cid” features Charlton Heston as a “Spanish knight who rids his country” of invading what?
A: Vikings B: Mongols
C: Moors D: AfghanisCommercial break
A 1993 NASA study states, “While no single food can supply all the essential life-sustaining nutrients,” what Andean staple comes “as close as any other”?
A: Quinoa B: Couscous
C: Lentils D: Chickpeas
50/50 leaves quinoa and chickpeas.
Due to Zaire changing its name in 1997, if Muhammad Ali and George Foreman fought “The Rumble in the Jungle” today, it would take place where?
A: South Sudan B: Namibia
C: Rwanda D: Democratic Republic of the Congo
D: Democratic Republic of the Congo
The wishbone, superstitiously thought to bring luck, is composed of a chicken’s what?
A: Humeri B: Clavicles
C: Femurs D: Ribs
If a man decided not to groom his glabella for a while, he’d be most likely to grow which of these?
A: A unibrow B: Fu Manchu mustache
C: Elvis sideburns D: A soul patch
Mona answers D: A soul patch.
The correct answer is A: A unibrow.
Mona wins $5,000.