Ask Me A Trivia Question -- 2 --
Alex Trebek

Springfield, MO

#164799 Jul 1, 2012
Maverick 808 wrote:
<quoted text>The mighty Mississippi
correct
Alex Trebek

Springfield, MO

#164800 Jul 1, 2012
__________ COLLEGE POTPOURRI __________

Many students live in this type of residence hall whose name is from the Latin for "sleeping quarters"
Alex Trebek

Springfield, MO

#164801 Jul 1, 2012
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Instead of semesters, some colleges divide the academic year into 3 terms called these
Alex Trebek

Springfield, MO

#164802 Jul 1, 2012
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Prince Charles was the keynote speaker at this Virginia university's 300th anniv. celebration in 1993
Alex Trebek

Springfield, MO

#164803 Jul 1, 2012
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This west coast school boasts a column fragment from the area of the ancient city of Troy
Alex Trebek

Springfield, MO

#164804 Jul 1, 2012
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It's a campus building used for social activities; its name sounds like a labor organization
Alex Trebek

Springfield, MO

#164805 Jul 1, 2012
__________ AUTOBIOGRAPHIES __________

In 1995 this former British prime minister published her 2nd volume of memoirs, "The Path to Power"
Alex Trebek

Springfield, MO

#164806 Jul 1, 2012
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In "Return to Earth", this 2nd man to walk on the moon told of the pressures he faced on & off the job
Alex Trebek

Springfield, MO

#164807 Jul 1, 2012
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In 1980 this former vice president published his autobiography, "Go Quietly....Or Else"
Alex Trebek

Springfield, MO

#164808 Jul 1, 2012
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Among this late entertainer's autobiographies are "The Man in the Straw Hat" & "I Remember It Well"
Alex Trebek

Springfield, MO

#164809 Jul 1, 2012
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Famous for her work with polio patients, this Australian nurse called her autobiography "And They Shall Walk"

“The Evil Parallel Universe”

Since: May 07

Terran Empire

#164810 Jul 1, 2012
Fifth Generation wrote:
01) On 01 July, 1862, the U.S. Congress established the (Governmental Body, please).
<Look for 14 April!!>
A) Bureau of Internal Revenue
B) Civil Air Patrol
C) Federal Communications Commission
D) Forest Service
E) Justice Department
F) Post Office
G) Supreme Court
What was the IRS

“The Evil Parallel Universe”

Since: May 07

Terran Empire

#164811 Jul 1, 2012
Fifth Generation wrote:
02) On this date in 1847, the (Governmental Body, please) issued its first adhesive stamps.
A) Bureau of Internal Revenue
B) Civil Air Patrol
C) Federal Communications Commission
D) Forest Service
E) Justice Department
F) Post Office
G) Supreme Court
What was the Post Orifice

“The Evil Parallel Universe”

Since: May 07

Terran Empire

#164812 Jul 1, 2012
Fifth Generation wrote:
03) On this date in 1867,(Country, please) became an independent dominion.
A) Canada
B) China
What is The Great White North eh

“The Evil Parallel Universe”

Since: May 07

Terran Empire

#164813 Jul 1, 2012
Fifth Generation wrote:
04) On this date in 1874, the (Community, please) Zoological Society zoo opened as the first zoo in the United States. <Not Hersheys!>
What was Philly

“The Evil Parallel Universe”

Since: May 07

Terran Empire

#164814 Jul 1, 2012
Fifth Generation wrote:
05) On this date in 1893, the first bicycle race track in America to be made out of wood was opened in (Community, please).
A) San Francisco, California
B) Boise, Idaho
What was SF

“The Evil Parallel Universe”

Since: May 07

Terran Empire

#164815 Jul 1, 2012
Fifth Generation wrote:
06) On this date in 1905, the (Governmental Body, please) was created within the Department of Agriculture. The agency was given the mission to sustain healthy, diverse, and productive forests and grasslands for present and future generations.
A) Bureau of Internal Revenue
B) Civil Air Patrol
C) Federal Communications Commission
D) Forest Service
E) Justice Department
F) Post Office
G) Supreme Court
What was the Tree Dept

“The Evil Parallel Universe”

Since: May 07

Terran Empire

#164816 Jul 1, 2012
Fifth Generation wrote:
07) On this date in 1934, the (Governmental Body, please) replaced the Federal Radio Commission as the regulator of broadcasting in the United States.
A) Bureau of Internal Revenue
B) Civil Air Patrol
C) Federal Communications Commission
D) Forest Service
E) Justice Department
F) Post Office
G) Supreme Court
What was the FCC

“The Evil Parallel Universe”

Since: May 07

Terran Empire

#164817 Jul 1, 2012
Fifth Generation wrote:
08) On this date in 1943, the U.S. Government began automatically withholding (Specify, please) from paychecks.
What were income taxes

“The Evil Parallel Universe”

Since: May 07

Terran Empire

#164818 Jul 1, 2012
Fifth Generation wrote:
09) On this date in 1945,(State, please) established the (State, please) State Commission Against Discrimination to prevent discrimination in employment because of race, creed or natural origin. It was the first such agency in the U.S.
<Same for both.> <Was it housed in the Empire State Building?>
What was NY

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