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PostPosted: Fri Apr 21, 2017 4:16 pm 
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$500 :
Which of the following is a brand of refrigerator and NOT a type of nasty winter weather?
A: Blinding snow B: Freezing rain
C: Frigidaire D: Driving sleet

[Reveal] Spoiler:
C: Frigidaire



$1000 :
Though today they're often made of Lycra or nylon taffeta, horse racing's jockey uniforms are still commonly known as what?
A: Silks B: Denims
C: Wools D: Corduroys

[Reveal] Spoiler:
A: Silks


$2000 :
Increasing the waistline of even the most dedicated dieter, researchers recently discovered that what bone continues to widen throughout your whole life?
A: The tibia B: The clavicle
C: The pelvis D: The humerus

[Reveal] Spoiler:
C: The pelvis


Second break

$3000 :
The 13th step of which city's state capitol building sits 5280 feet above sea level?
A: Santa Fe, NM B: Denver, CO
C: Carson City, NV D: Bismarck, ND

[Reveal] Spoiler:
B: Denver, CO




$5000 :
"Don't Worry, Be Happy," "Walk Like an Egyptian" and "(Sittin' On) The Dock of the Bay" are all on Rolling Stone‘s list of the all-time best what?
A: Clapping Songs B: Snapping Songs
C: Humming Songs D: Whistling Songs

[Reveal] Spoiler: ATA
A: 6% B: 12%
C: 25% D: 57%


[Reveal] Spoiler:
D: Whistling Songs


$7000 :
Saying it'd just been "sitting on a shelf ... the last 20 years," Leon Lederman, who coined the phrase "the God particle," auctioned off his 1988 Nobel Prize in what?
A: Chemistry B: Physics
C: Medicine D: Economics

[Reveal] Spoiler:
Spencer narrowed it to A or B and said he was afraid that was what he would be left with on the 50/50
Chris promised him we would not be that mean.

B: Physics


Third Break


QotD: Located in Patterson, NJ, a bronze statue titled "Lou's On First" depicts what famous American?
A: Lou Reed B: Lou Dobbs
C: Lou Costello D: Lou Holtz

[Reveal] Spoiler:
C: Lou Costello



$10K :
In which of the following countries does the military use women trained in Krav Maga in combat roles?
A: Israel B: South Africa
C: India D: France

[Reveal] Spoiler: 50/50
Spencer first said Israel but then it could be India. 50/50 left those two.
Spencer complained about the promise about the 50/50 and Chris said it applied to the prior question, not this one.


[Reveal] Spoiler: Plus One
+1 his son, Sean, is sure it is Israel


[Reveal] Spoiler:
A: Israel



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PostPosted: Tue May 23, 2017 10:47 am 
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$3000 :
The 13th step of which city's state capitol building sits 5280 feet above sea level?
A: Santa Fe, NM B: Denver, CO
C: Carson City, NV D: Bismarck, ND

[Reveal] Spoiler:
B: Denver, CO


Can't be Santa Fe; they're higher than we are. :mrgreen:

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