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5 Questions: The Shining

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The male satin bower bird, found on the east coast of Australia, builds its bower (ground nest) with twigs and then decorates the nest with blue (sometimes yellow or shiny) objects it finds to attract a mate. Many people who live nearby have found long lo

The male satin bower bird, found on the east coast of Australia, builds its bower (ground nest) with twigs and then decorates the nest with blue (sometimes yellow or shiny) objects it finds to attract a mate. Many people who live nearby have found long lost objects in the bowers such as car keys, toys, clothes pegs etc.

MLB's 250-Game Losers

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Nearly 50 Major League Baseball pitchers have won 250 or more career games, but only 10 have managed to lose that number. Given four minutes, how many career 250-game losers can you name? The last name will suffice. It's a tough quiz, so we'll call it a win if you score 4 or better. Deal? Now go for it!

5 Questions: Daybreak

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Humans can lose up to 30% of their total blood volume before going into shock.

Humans can lose up to 30% of their total blood volume before going into shock.

U.S. Cities with Two-Word Names

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Naming our country's 25 most populous cities in a five-minute window is a challenge that changes when limits are placed. Today, you'll limit your list to U.S. cities that have two-word names. One that we left out was the hyphenated Winston-Salem, but you get the idea. A hint? Well, okay... brush up on your Spanish.

The clock begins when you key in your first entry. (And sorry, but Des Moines is NOT one of the answers.) A double-digit score is a WIN. Good luck!

5 Questions: Please "Hold"

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Though dragonflies possess 6 legs like any other insect, they cannot walk.

Though dragonflies possess 6 legs like any other insect, they cannot walk.

5 Questions: A <em>Victor</em>-ious Quiz

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5 Questions: Mary Hamilton

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Koalas do not drink. They get all the moisture they need from the leaves that they ingest.

Koalas do not drink. They get all the moisture they need from the leaves that they ingest.

5 Questions: Ain't Life Grand?

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5 Questions: John Steinbeck

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The first fax machine was invented over 25 years before the telephone.

The first fax machine was invented over 25 years before the telephone.

5 Questions: Canadian Coins

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