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PostPosted: Mon Nov 06, 2017 9:44 pm 
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$500 :
For sore noses that need some extra comfort, brands like Kleenex and Puffs offer facial tissue infused with soothing what?
A: Tabasco sauce B: Wasps
C: Lotion D: Slow jazz

[Reveal] Spoiler:
C: Lotion



$1000 :
According to TEDBlog.com, “When a lobster whistles on top of a mountain” is considered the Russian equivalent of which American animal-based idiom?
A: “Let sleeping dogs lie” B: “Curiosity killed the cat”
C: “Don’t look a gift horse in the mouth” D: “When pigs fly”

[Reveal] Spoiler:
D: “When pigs fly”



$2000 :
Of the following statues of famous Americans in the U.S. Capitol’s National Statuary Hall, who is fittingly the only one of the four who is depicted sitting down?
A: Samuel Adams B: Gerald Ford
C: Jefferson Davis D: Rosa Parks

[Reveal] Spoiler:
D: Rosa Parks


$3000 :
Capitalizing on its comic book namesake, the town of Metropolis, Illinois once gave out packets of what to visitors?
A: Spider eggs B: Iron ore
C: Kryptonite D: Bat droppings

[Reveal] Spoiler:
C: Kryptonite



$5000 :
Mailing subscribers ingredients and step-by-step recipes, what meal delivery service’s name was inspired by the traditional garb worn by French chefs in training?
A: Purple Hat B: Blue Apron
C: Red Shirt D: Yellow Scarf


[Reveal] Spoiler:
B: Blue Apron


Third break

QotD:
Weighing around three pounds, what is the heaviest internal organ in the human body?
A: Pancreas B: Liver
C: Heart D: Spleen

[Reveal] Spoiler: QotD
B: Liver


$7000 :
The titles of the movies that won the Oscar for Best Picture in 2016 and 2017 both end in what?
A: “-man” B: “-land”
C: “-light” D: “-hood”


[Reveal] Spoiler:
C: “-light”



$10K :
At typical room temperature, all but which of the following amounts of water are identical in volume and mass?

A: One tablespoon
B: One gram
C: One cubic centimeter
D: One milliliter


[Reveal] Spoiler: 50/50
A: One tablespoon
D: One milliliter



[Reveal] Spoiler:
A: One tablespoon




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PostPosted: Mon Nov 06, 2017 11:27 pm 
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10K: tablespoon is only one w/o mass component


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