Commit 19e5133c authored by Jonathan Harker's avatar Jonathan Harker

questions files from MoxQuizz

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# DoctorLard's collection of random Moxquizz questions
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## Demo-Entry:
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# Category: History
# Question: Chinese philosopher (um 500 v. Chr.) ?
# Answer: Konfuzius
# Regexp: [ck]onfu(ts|z)ius
# Author: anonymous
# Level: hard
# Comment: demo-entry, ÄÖÜäöüß ^° !"§$%&/()=? `Ž
# Score: 5
# Tip: Kon......
# Tip: ...fuz...
# Tip: ......ius
## valid keys:
# ----------
# Category? (should always be on top!)
# Question (should always stand after Category)
# Answer (will be matched if no regexp is provided)
# Regexp? (use UNIX-style expressions)
# Author? (the brain behind this question)
# Level? [baby|easy|normal|hard|extreme] (difficulty)
# Comment? (comment line)
# Score? [#] (credits for answering this question)
# Tip* (provide one or more hints)
# TipCycle? [#] (Specify number of generated tips)
## WARNING:
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# DO NOT ADD COMMENTS BEYOND THIS LINE, since they might get lost.
# you may add as much comments as you want into the part above
Category: Temporal anomalies
Question: How many times do the minute and hour hands on a clockface overlap in a 24 hour period?
Answer: 22
Author: DoctorLard
Category: xG
Question: Which country did hell- visit in August 2014?
Answer: USA
Author: DoctorLard
Category: Music
Question: A traditional Arabian and Turkish string instrument, distinguished from the lute by having no frets.
Answer: oud
Author: Bill Bailey
Category: Pharmacology
Question: In Breaking Bad, Walter and Jesse used a "P2P cook" process to make very pure methamphetamine (by reduction with methylamine over aluminium). What does P2P stand for?
Answer: phenyl-2-propanone
Author: DoctorLard
Category: General ignorance
Question: What are igloos normally made of?
Answer: animal skins
Regexp: (animal )?skins
Tip: It isn't snow.
Tip: It isn't any form of frozen water.
Author: DoctorLard
Category: New Zealand
Question: In what year did New Zealand become self-governing (by gaining its own representative government, separate from the United Kingdom)?
Answer: 1852
Author: DoctorLard
Category: Geography
Question: How many of the Commonwealth of Nations' member states are Realms?
Answer: 16
Level: hard
Author: DoctorLard
Category: Sculpture
Question: Which Lord of the Rings actor, in an interview with Jay Leno, admitted to urinating in Wellington's Bucket Fountain sculpture while filming in New Zealand?
Answer: Elijah Wood
Author: DoctorLard
Category: TV
Question: Which British comedy actor played Richmond in The IT Crowd, and Vincent Noir in The Mighty Boosh?
Answer: Noel Fielding
Author: DoctorLard
Category: Video Games
Question: Who composed the music for the Elder Scrolls and Guild Wars games, thinks he's God's gift to composers, and takes fucking ages to ship CDs of his soundtracks?
Answer: Jeremy Soule
Author: DoctorLard
Category: Video Games
Question: In the Guild Wars world of Tyria, name the once great human kingdom, laid waste by the Charr?
Answer: Ascalon
Author: DoctorLard
Category: Video Games
Question: In Mass Effect 2 and 3, which Oscar-nominated American actor provided the voice for The Illusive Man?
Answer: Martin Sheen
Author: DoctorLard
Category: Cuisine
Question: Which spice is made from the dried and ground aril that surrounds a nutmeg (Myristica fragrans) seed?
Answer: Mace
Author: DoctorLard
Category: Cuisine
Question: What is the main ingredient of borscht?
Answer: beetroot
Author: DoctorLard
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# Author: Lee Clarke, 1st April 2002
# Editor:
# Last edited: 2002/07/05 19:09:11
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# Comment: many mixed quiz questions, Authors nick removed on request
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## Demo-Entry:
# ----------
# Category: History
# Question: Chinese philosopher (um 500 v. Chr.) ?
# Answer: Konfuzius
# Regexp: [ck]onfu(ts|z)ius
# Author: anonymous
# Level: hard
# Comment: demo-entry, ÄÖÜäöüß ^° !"§$%&/()=? `Ž
# Score: 5
# Tip: Kon......
# Tip: ...fuz...
# Tip: ......ius
## valid keys:
# ----------
# Category? (should always be on top!)
# Question (should always stand after Category)
# Answer (will be matched if no regexp is provided)
# Regexp? (use UNIX-style expressions)
# Author? (the brain behind this question)
# Level? [baby|easy|normal|hard|extreme] (difficulty)
# Comment? (comment line)
# Score? [#] (credits for answering this question)
# Tip* (provide one or more hints)
# TipCycle? [#] (Specify number of generated tips)
## WARNING:
# -------
# DO NOT ADD COMMENTS BEYOND THIS LINE, since they might get lost.
# you may add as much comments as you want into the part above
# <!========================================================!>
Category: Animals
Question: What is the only animal, other than a human that can catch leprosy?
Answer: The Armadillo
Category: Computer Games
Question: Which legendary games designer/producer created the Super Mario Brothers franchise for Nintendo?
Answer: Shigeru Miyamoto
Category: General
Question: Aesthetic principles derived from the literature and art of ancient Greece & Rome, but found as ideals in all ages is called?
Answer: Classicism
Author: DonkeyTron
Category: General
Question: North American Indian language family including languages of Alaska and north-western Canada, the Pacific coast and the south-western United States.
Answer: Athapascan
Author: DonkeyTron
Category: General
Question: What is the literal translation of the Latin word 'video'?
Answer: I See
Author: DonkeyTron
Category: General
Question: Which 1946 Louis Reard creation, was nicknamed "four triangles of nothing"?
Answer: The Bikini
Author: DonkeyTron
Category: General
Question: Who is the supreme head of the Church Of England?
Answer: Queen Elizabeth II
Category: General
Question: Whose picture was on the first adhesive nickel postage stamp in the US?
Answer: Benjamin Franklin
Author: DonkeyTron
Category: General
Question: One of the twelve members of the administrative council of the Mormon church, is called a(n) .......?
Answer: Apostle
Author: DonkeyTron
Category: General
Question: The process of adding a number to itself a certain number of times is called?
Answer: Multiplication
Author: DonkeyTron
Category: Literature
Question: Which novel by Mary Shelley was subtitled 'The Modern Prometheus'?
Answer: Frankenstein
Author: DonkeyTron
Category: Magazines
Question: Which magazine always features an obituary on its last page?
Answer: Rolling Stone
Author: DonkeyTron
Category: Magazines
Question: Who was the first male to appear on the cover of Playboy in 1964?
Answer: Peter Sellers
Author: DonkeyTron
Category: Movies
Question: In which movie did Bruce Willis play the role of Corben Dallas?
Answer: The Fifth Element
Category: Movies
Question: What does Steven Spielberg try to include in every film he makes, claiming it is for luck?
Answer: Scene With A Shooting Star
Author: DonkeyTron
Category: Movies
Question: Which actor played the role of Chewbacca in the Star Wars trilogy?
Answer: Peter Mayhew
Author: DonkeyTron
Category: Movies
Question: Which actress won the 2002 Academy Award for best actress in a leading role, for her part in the movie, 'Monster's Ball'?
Answer: Halle Berry
Author: DonkeyTron
Category: Music
Question: The theme tune for 'Monty Python's Flying Circus' was written by which composer?
Answer: John Philip Sousa
Author: DonkeyTron
Category: Music
Question: What was the working title for The Beatles' song, 'Yesterday'?
Answer: Scrambled Eggs
Author: DonkeyTron
Category: Music
Question: Which native of Flint, Michigan, once advised us to "drive your Chevrolet through the USA"?
Answer: Pat Boone
Author: DonkeyTron
Category: Quotes
Question: Which tennis player , when asked if he had learned anything from his US Open loss said, "Yeah...I learned I needed to lose 15 pounds"?
Answer: Andre Agassi
Author: DonkeyTron
Category: Quotes
Question: Who said, "People don't credit me with much of a brain, so why should I disillusion them."?
Answer: Sylvester Stallone
Author: DonkeyTron
Category: Soccer
Question: Which English Premier League team plays their home games at Elland Road?
Answer: Leeds United
Author: DonkeyTron
Category: Sports
Question: According to Olympic rules, what number of feathers must a badminton bird (shuttlecock) have?
Answer: Fourteen
Author: DonkeyTron
Category: Sports
Question: What is the name of the oldest National Hockey League team in the US?
Answer: The Boston Bruins
Author: DonkeyTron
Category: Star Trek
Question: What is Mr Spock's pulse rate?
Answer: 242 Beats Per Minute
Author: DonkeyTron
Category: TV
Question: What is the address of The Munsters?
Answer: 1313 Mockingbird Lane
Author: DonkeyTron
Category: The Simpsons
Question: Who has starred in such movies as 'The Erotic Adventures Of Hercules' & 'Dial M For Murderousness'?
Answer: Troy McClure
Category: Weights & Measures
Question: The liquid measure of a capacity equal to 1/8 of a fluid ounce is a(n) ..........?
Answer: Fluid Dram
Author: DonkeyTron
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