THE KNOWLEDGE FEED

How Do You Like Them Apples?

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There's so much trivia related to apples, it was hard to winnow it all down for this quiz, but here you go. See how high your general apple-IQ is by biting into this fun quiz.

5 Questions: Everyone Knows it's "Wind"y

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In real life, Phylicia Rashad from <em>The Cosby Show</em> is only ten years older than Sabrina Labeauf, who portrayed her eldest TV daughter, Sondra.

In real life, Phylicia Rashad from The Cosby Show is only ten years older than Sabrina Labeauf, who portrayed her eldest TV daughter, Sondra.

Name the Most Popular Indo-European Languages

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One of my hobbies is—or was, before my daughter was born and I had infinite free time—learning foreign languages, usually just to the conversational level for use while traveling. Most of the time I stick to Indo-European languages, since they nearly all have a little bit in common with English. There are 12 languages in the Indo-European family with at least 50 million native speakers. How many can you name in 3 minutes?

5 Questions: "Row" Your Boat

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Ty Cobb was baseball's first millionaire.

Ty Cobb was baseball's first millionaire.

The Berenstain Bears and the mental_floss Quiz

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The Berenstain Bears have had scores of adventures over the years, some more exciting than others. Can you tell the actual book titles from the ones we made up?

5 Questions: "Lash" Blast

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The only state highway in the U.S. that prohibits motorized vehicles is M-185 on Mackinaw Island in Michigan. You can travel on foot, bicycle, or horse.

The only state highway in the U.S. that prohibits motorized vehicles is M-185 on Mackinaw Island in Michigan. You can travel on foot, bicycle, or horse.

Dr. Seuss Quiz Part 2

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Calling all _flossy-sleuths who have a thing for Dr. Seuss! Think you know your Floob-Boober-Bab-Boober-Bubs from your Ham-ikka-Schnim-ikka-Schnam-ikka-Schnopp? Try this here Seussian quiz and see if you come out on top. It's Part 2 of our mini Dr. Seuss series!

5 Questions: Woodward Dream Cruise I: Ford

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The Halifax explosion which killed 2,000 people occurred on December 6<sup>th</sup>, 1917, and was the largest man-made explosion until the first atomic bomb was dropped in 1945.

The Halifax explosion which killed 2,000 people occurred on December 6th, 1917, and was the largest man-made explosion until the first atomic bomb was dropped in 1945.

Name the Countries in the Epcot World Showcase

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According to Disney's website (and the memories of various members of the mental_floss staff), there are 11 countries featured in the Epcot World Showcase. Can you name them all in 2 minutes?

5 Questions: Frog, Man

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President John Quincy Adams kept an alligator in the East Room.

President John Quincy Adams kept an alligator in the East Room.

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