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Movies: Which actor plays Harry Potter in the eponymous film series? Daniel Radcliffe
92.1%
Rupert Grint
1.3%
Robert Pattinson
0.8%
Elijah Wood
1.5%
Television: Who does Benedict Cumberbatch play in the Sherlock TV series, which was first aired in 2010? Sherlock Holmes
90.8%
Greg Lestrade
0.6%
Jim Moriarty
1.3%
Dr. John Watson
4.1%
Miscellaneous: Which dystopian novel introduced the word doublethink? 1984, by George Orwell
80%
Brave New World, by Aldous Huxley
12.4%
The Handmaid's Tale, by Margaret Atwood
2.2%
We, by Yevgeny Zamyatin
1.1%
Sports: In F. Scott Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby, the character Meyer Wolfsheim mirrors real-life events when he allegedly fixes the 1919 tournament of what big 4 league? MLB
74.1%
NBA
11.2%
NFL
8.7%
NHL
2.5%
Science: What seminal work of science fiction was inspired by the discovery of galvanism, more commonly called electrophysiology? Frankenstein, or The Modern Prometheus, by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
73.9%
Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde, by Robert Louis Stevenson
6.9%
The Blazing World, by Margaret Cavendish
2.9%
The Time Machine, by H. G. Wells
11.7%
Geography: The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas is partially set in Château d'If, which is near what major Mediterranean seaport? Marseille
71%
Alexandria
5.6%
Genoa
13.7%
Valencia
6.3%
Religion: The famous Dutch Renaissance scientific and religious figure Erasmus wrote which satirical book? The Praise of Folly
66.2%
Don Quixote
9.2%
Fuenteovejuna
11%
The Prince
10.3%
History: Which English king is one of the main characters of Walter Scott's historical novel Ivanhoe? Richard the Lionheart
60.7%
William the Conqueror
15.7%
Edward I
10.3%
Edward II
9.8%
Holiday: Which famous Russian literary duel is fought after a winter ball where the duelers competed for the affections of Olga? Eugene Onegin vs. Lensky
50.9%
Bazarov vs. Pavel Petrovich Kirsanov
24.8%
Grinyov vs. Shvabrin
8.8%
Grushnitsky vs. Pechorin
11.9%
Entertainment: Which Batman graphic novel was written by Grant Morrison? Arkham Asylum
45%
Joker
25.9%
Son of the Demon
9.7%
The Man Who Laughs
15.9%
Gaming: Which of these video games does not have a novel adaptation? Portal (2007)
43.9%
Assassin's Creed
9%
Halo
19%
Mortal Kombat
23.7%
Just For Fun: Which of the following is not the scrambled surname of a suitor in Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice? LEGHTNYIK
39.6%
CYDRA
19.5%
MAWKHIC
19.5%
YEBLING
16.8%
Music: Which famous Romantic composer wrote A Faust Symphony by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe's drama Faust? Ferenc Liszt
36.5%
Antonín Dvořák
18.6%
Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy
13.9%
Robert Schumann
27.3%
Language: What fictional language was written on the One Ring in J.R.R. Tolkien's the Lord of the Rings? Black Speech
26%
Entish
35.1%
Quenya
5.4%
Sindarin
30.3%

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