30 Facts that Start with 'U' Quiz Stats

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What legendary animal resembles a horse with a single horn growing from its forehead?unicorn
99.2%
Salt Lake City, the only 3-word capital, is the capital of what U.S. state?Utah
94.6%
Bono and the Edge are both members of what Irish rock group?U2
91.8%
What name is given to an official in the sports of cricket or baseball?umpire
90.4%
What does the letter 'U' stand for in the abbreviation U.F.O.?unidentified
90.4%
Australian Shane Stedman is credited with inventing what sheepskin brand of boots?Ugg Boots
88.9%
What type of light, found in sunlight, has a wavelength shorter than visible light but longer than X-rays?ultraviolet
87.9%
In what female organ are offspring conceived and develop before they are born?uterus
87.6%
What word, describing a city environment, is also the name of eight Popes?urban
86.9%
What word for a paradise-like society was coined by Sir Thomas More in a 1516 book?Utopia
82.9%
What name is given to the thinner and longer of the two bones in the forearm?ulna
77.4%
In 1930, what country both hosted and won the first FIFA World Cup?Uruguay
76.8%
From 1971 to 1979, Idi Amin was President of what country?Uganda
76.4%
In what ABC comedy did America Ferrera play the title character?Ugly Betty
69.9%
What Billy Joel hit contains the lines 'And when she's walking. She's looking so fine'?Uptown Girl
68.5%
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What 2007 Rihanna song, featuring Jay-Z, topped the singles charts in the U.S. and U.K.?Umbrella
67.7%
What organ, that features at least two mammary glands, is essential at a dairy?udder
65.8%
'8701' and 'Confessions' are albums by which contemporary R&B singer/songwriter?Usher
60.4%
What musical instrument gets its name from the Hawaiian for 'jumping flea'?ukulele
60.4%
'The Plough' or 'Big Dipper' is made up of seven stars from what constellation?Ursa Major
59.9%
What James Joyce novel centres on a day in the life of Leopold Bloom?Ulysses
59.7%
Pakistan has two official languages: English and which other?Urdu
59.5%
What mountain range forms the traditional boundary between Europe and Asia?Ural Mountains
59.2%
What object did William Herschel discover on March 13, 1781?Uranus
54.3%
What Germanic mark, consisting of two dots, modifies a vowel sound such as in ä, ö, or ü?umlaut
53.9%
Which 'American Idol' winner released her debut album 'Some Hearts' in 2005?Underwood (Carrie)
52.7%
For what 1992 film did Clint Eastwood receive his first 'Best Director' Oscar?Unforgiven
45%
'The Simpsons' began as a cartoon short on which comedienne's TV show?Ullman (Tracey)
42.6%
What is the Aboriginal name for Ayers Rock in the middle of Australia?Uluru
36.9%
Which U.S. novelist wrote 'Witches of Eastwick' and novels about 'Rabbit' Angstrom?Updike (John)
26.4%

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