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Old 05-29-2020, 07:29 AM   #1
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Trivia 5/29

trivia 5/29
Alcohol is a factor in approximately one-third of all traffic fatalities in
the United States.

1. If something is described as bucolic what does it relate to?
a. - Food preparation and service
b. - Farmers and Ranchers
c. - Doctors and Nurses
d. - All of these
2. Steve Winwood has been in many classic rock n roll groups. Which one of
these was Steve NOT a member ?
a. - Traffic
b. - Spencer Davis Group
c. - the Yardbirds
d. - Blind Faith
3. The mother of actor Larry Hagman ("I Dream Of Jeannie" and "Dallas") was
a famous Broadway star. What was her name?
4. Primates are an example of which part of scientific taxonomy?
a. - Order
b. - Species
c. - Kingdom
d. - Family
5. Who sang the 1978 disco hit 'If I Can't Have You'?
a. - Yvonne Elliman
b. - Donna Summer
c. - Gloria Gaynor
d. - Olivia Newton-John
6. In the world of literature, how is Baroness Emma Orczy's character Percy
Blakeney better known?
a. - the Man in the Iron Mask
b. - the Scarlet Pimpernel
c. - the Quiet Man
d. - Lady Chatterley's Lover
7. NIMBY ; What does the acronym stand for in the context of city planning?
8. Who, in the 20th century, was known as "the King of Calypso" ?

During the shooting on May 7, 2019 at STEM School Highlands Ranch in
Colorado, one student was killed and eight others were injured, including
two students who were shot by a school security guard who mistook them for
the shooters.
1. - b
2. - c
3. Mary Martin
4. - a
5. - a
6. - b
7. Not in My Back Yard
8. Harry Belafonte

The private security guard fired at an officer racing to the Colorado school
shooting — and even wounded two of the students, according to a local report
citing multiple law enforcement sources.

“There are people in the world so hungry, that God cannot appear to them except in the form of bread.”
― Mahatma Gandhi
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