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America's Largest Cities A to Z

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The new 2010 U.S. Census results are a treasure trove of trivia. In today's mentalfloss.com Lunchtime Quiz, you'll have ten minutes to name the most populous U.S. cities (not metro areas) beginning with each of the 26 letters of the English alphabet. A score of half (13) or better is a winner, and the clock starts when you key in your first entry.

NOTE: Capitalization is unnecessary, but spelling does count. Good luck!

In the <em>Peanuts</em> comic strip, Peppermint Patty's real name is Patricia Reichardt.

In the Peanuts comic strip, Peppermint Patty's real name is Patricia Reichardt.

Presidential retreat Camp David is named after Dwight Eisenhower’s grandson.

Presidential retreat Camp David is named after Dwight Eisenhower’s grandson.

5 Questions: Mouth Music

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Morning Cup of Links: Where is Ukraine?

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Curiouser and Curiouser: An Alice in Wonderland Quiz

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This month, SyFy gave us a reimagining of Lewis Carroll's classic work "Alice in Wonderland" just as Tim Burton works on his 3D adaptation of it. The original book is a rich text full of riddles, poems, jokes, puns and general nonsense. How much do you know about the book and its various iterations?

The Letter People

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If you're reading these words, it's possible that the Letter People are primarily responsible. What started out as a simple literacy program gradually morphed into a television program detailing the events in Letter People Land (later, The Land of the Letter People). Though the series was revised slightly in the '90s, elder readers may recall listening to Letter People programs on 8-tracks (yeah, 8-Tracks) or vinyl records.

5 Questions: Put It In "Drive"

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5 Questions: The Age of Wireless

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Pamela Anderson Lee is Canada's Centennial Baby, recognized as being the first baby born on the centennial anniversary of Canada's confederation as a nation.

Pamela Anderson Lee is Canada's Centennial Baby, recognized as being the first baby born on the centennial anniversary of Canada's confederation as a nation.

5 Questions: "25" and "00"

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'ello there!

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Enjoy this ello-quent 16-question quiz, in which each question includes a word or name that ends with the letters "ELLO."

Churchill Downs, Yankee Stadium, the Rose Bowl, the Roman Colosseum, and Vatican City could all fit inside Indianapolis Motor Speedway — at the same time!

Churchill Downs, Yankee Stadium, the Rose Bowl, the Roman Colosseum, and Vatican City could all fit inside Indianapolis Motor Speedway – at the same time!

Brain Game: Vampire!

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NFL Longsnapper or VP Candidate?

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You don't have to be a political junkie or football superfan to ace today's quiz. But being one or the other would help. Can you tell your NFL longsnappers (the guys who snap the ball on punts, field goals and extra points) from your Vice Presidential candidates (the guys who, if elected, break ties in the Senate)?

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