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Trivia Quiz

The Triva Quiz is heard Monday through Friday morning at 7:42. Winners must wait 30 days before they can win again.


Questions, Answers and Winners!

Tuesday 8/22
Who played Laurie Henderson in the film American Graffiti?
Answer: Cindy Williams
Winner: Jason Seabring of Whitehouse

Monday 8/21
What year did Hawaii become a state?
Answer: 1959
Winner: Rebecca Sanders

Friday 8/18
Where was the Republican National Convention held in 1988?
Answer: New Orleans
Winner: Eric Golden in Henderson

Thursday 8/17
Who invented the rabies vaccination?
Answer: Louis Pasteur
Winner: Gayla Trouse of Lindale

Wednesday 8/16
What were the names of Elvis’ mom and dad?
Answer: Gladys and Vernon
Winner: Lester Bushman

Tuesday 8/15
In Disney’s The Little Mermaid what is the name of the human Ariel falls in love with?
Answer: Prince Eric
Winner: Will Apple of Longview

Monday 8/14
Who wrote the song “Galveston” sung by Glen Campbell?
Answer: Jimmy Webb
Winner: David Doyle

Friday 8/11
What song by the Beatles was made into an animated film?
Answer: Yellow Submarine
Winner: Rodney Slusher or Hallsville

Thursday 8/10
What was Ethel Merman’s real name?
Answer: Ethel Zimmerman
Winner: Annabel Johnson of Hideaway

Wednesday 8/9
Who portrayed Starbuck on the original Battlestar Galactica?
Answer: Dirk Benedict
Winner: Tim Thompson of Tyler

Tuesday 8/8
Who was the lead singer of the Crickets?
Answer: Buddy Holly
Winner: Jordan Phillips of Whitehouse

Monday 8/7
What is the most common blood type in humans?
Answer: Type O
Winner: Tony Carvajal of Tyler

Friday 8/4
That thing you use to dot your lower case “i” is called what?
Answer: Tittle
Winner: David Williams of Tyler

Thursday 8/3
Who wrote “The Silence of the Lambs?”
Answer: Thomas Harris
Winner: Marcy Newsome of Tyler

Wednesday 8/2
What day of the week was Jan 1, 2000?
Answer: Saturday
Winner: Tom Ward of Chapel Hill

Tuesday 8/1
What is the only natural lake in the state of Texas?
Answer: Caddo Lake
Winner: Kevin Braly of Tyler

Monday 7/31
Who was the 17th president of the United States?
Answer: Andrew Jackson
Winner: Bobby Long of Tyler

Friday 7/28
What is the medical term for bad breath?
Answer: Halitosis
Winner: Bill Liebbe of Lindale

Thursday 7/27
What does NASA stand for?
Answer: National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Winner: Steve Rainwater of Tyler

Wednesday 7/26
What is a flock of crows called?
Answer: A Murder
Winner: Kevin Johnson of Henderson

Tuesday 7/25
What was Mickey Mouse’s original name?
Answer: Mortimer Mouse
Winner: Mike Scrimpshire of Longview

Monday 7/24
Who was the first president to have been born a US citizen?
Answer: Martin Van Buren
Winner: No Winner

Friday 7/21
Name one of the 4 U.S. state capital cities named after U.S. presidents
Answer:
Lincoln, Nebraska
Madison Wisconsin
Jefferson City, Missouri
Jackson, Mississippi
Winner: Ken Popplewell, Teaselville

Thursday 7/20
Who is the only athlete to play in both Super Bowl and World Series?
Answer: Deion Sanders
Winner: Randall Jackson of Winona

Wednesday 7/19
Name one of the three movies that holds the record for having the most Oscars.
Answer: Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King in 2003
Titanic in 1997
Ben-Hur in 1959
Winner: Bill Rogers of Tyler

Tuesday 7/18
The 19th century poem “Casey at the Bat” is set in what town?
Answer: Mudville
Winner: Donnie Stroman of Kilgore

Monday 7/17
What is the only amendment to be repealed from the U.S. Constitution?
Answer: The 21st amendment repealed the 18th amendment, prohibition
Winner: Rickey Rich of Tyler

Friday 7/14
What was Billy the Kid’s real name?
Answer: William Bonney
Winner: Ron Hill of Tyler

Thursday 7/13
What is hummus made from?
Answer: Chickpeas
Winner: Will Apple

Wednesday 7/12
What was the first music video played on MTV?
Answer: Video Killed the Radio Star by the Buggles
Winner: Jason McCrary of Tyler

Tuesday 7/11
What is the largest internal organ in the human body?
Answer: Liver
Winner: R Jarvis of Tyler

Monday 7/10
Who was lead vocalist for the Strawberry’s hit “Go All The Way?”
Answer: Eric Carmen
Winner: Darrell Durio

Friday 7/7
Who was the first female justice on the US Supreme Court?
Answer: Sandra Day O’Connor
Winner: Randy Stewart of Bullard

Thursday 7/6
What city hosted the 2012 Summer Olympics?
Answer: London
Winner: Laurel Maynard

Wednesday 7/5
Who played Grandpa Walton?
Answer: Will Geer
Winner: Rick Boone of Flint