THE KNOWLEDGE FEED

Where Did Arnold Say It: On Screen or In Office?

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When Arnold Schwarzenegger was Governor of California, he sometimes sounded like he was acting in a summer blockbuster. In this quiz, we'll give you 10 quotes.

In this quiz, we'll give you 10 quotes. Can you tell if he said them in a movie or in his political career (including on the campaign trail)?

5 Questions: Quit Yer Wine-ing

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Did He Win the Cy Young Award?

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In each question, you'll be presented with two pitchers. One of them won the Cy Young Award, one didn't (we also tossed in a few "Both Won/Neither Won" pairings). Can you pick the winners?

5 Questions: Around-the-World Names (Music)

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5 Questions: Half a Dozen

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College Football Traditions

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The action on the field is part of what makes college football great, but the rich traditions of so many teams are what make fall Saturdays truly special. How well do you know which student bodies take part in which beloved traditions?

Marie Curie's notebooks are still radioactive.

Marie Curie's notebooks are still radioactive.

Furbies were banned by the NSA because it was feared that they may repeat national security secrets.

Furbies were banned by the NSA because it was feared that they may repeat national security secrets.

5 Questions: Bend 'Em, Don't Smoke 'Em

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Sam Houston is the only person in United States history who was a governor of two states (Texas and Tennessee), a U.S. Senator (Texas), a chief military commander for another country (Republic of Texas), and a President of another country (Republic of Tex

Sam Houston is the only person in United States history who was a governor of two states (Texas and Tennessee), a U.S. Senator (Texas), a chief military commander for another country (Republic of Texas), and a President of another country (Republic of Texas).

FORE! The Golf Quiz

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Long before Tiger Woods and Michelle Wie came on the scene, golf was already a very popular sport here in the U.S. and across the pond in the U.K. See how well you know the sport by taking a swing through our golf quiz now!

Discontinued Ben & Jerry's Flavor or Band I Found On MySpace?

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This quiz comes from ‘The Worksheet’ on page 22 of the latest mental_floss magazine (pick yours up wherever brilliant/lots of magazines are sold). Let’s test your knowledge of down-and-out flavors and up-and-coming artists. Then tell us how you did.

(This quiz was originally posted in 2007; there are probably a lot more MySpace bands now. But if you try to pick which ones are discontinued ice cream flavors, the quiz still works.)

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