Almost Useless Trivia

Random Miscellaneous or General Knowledge Quiz

Can you name the answers to these 40 general knowledge questions in 4 minutes?

Updated Feb 18, 2015

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In which century did the American Civil War take place?
Which star of the film 'Rebel Without a Cause' died at the age of 24?
Who won the FIFA World Cup in 2010?
Which author wrote the novel 'Catch-22'?
Which singer first (and most famously) sang 'Jailhouse Rock'?
Which of these three words is a palindrome: boater, motor, rotor?
Which city hosted the 2008 Summer Olympics?
Canberra is the capital city of which country?
The positive square root of 36 is...?
Which planet is the sixth planet from the sun?
A 'nappy' is the British equivalent of which American word?
The adjective 'canine' refers to which animal?
'Animal Farm' was written by which author?
What is the first book of the Hebrew Bible?
Pythagoras' Theorem is a theorem concerning which shape?
In which year did the first man set foot on the moon?
What does the acronym 'KFC' stand for?
Boston is the capital city of which US State?
Kate Winslet and Leonardo DiCaprio starred in what James Cameron film?
What is the Japanese word for 'harbour wave'?
A 'Bloody Mary' cocktail contains which alcoholic spirit?
The country Gabon is found on which continent?
Which franchise has characters called Pikachu, Charizard and Mewtwo?
Which is the only sign of the zodiac to begin with the letter 'T'?
What animated 2010 film was the largest grossing movie of the year?
Which chemical element has the symbol Au?
How many sides does a pentagon have?
Maggie, Lisa and Marge are part of which famous TV family?
Who was the first President of the United States?
Who wrote the play 'Romeo and Juliet'?
Which of the Earth's oceans is the largest?
'Poker Face,' 'Just Dance' and 'Bad Romance' are all hit singles by which artist?
Who sang the 1980s hit song 'Billie Jean'?
Name either letter that is worth 10 points in English Scrabble
What is the capital city of Greece?
The armistice ending World War I came in what year?
Venison is a name given to the meat of which animal?
How many letters are there in the English alphabet?
The Eiffel Tower is found in which European capital city?
Michael Jeffrey Jordan became famous as a great player of which sport?

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