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Louis Riel was hanged on November 16<sup>th</sup>, 1885, for being a traitor against Canada. He is considered today to be the founding father of the Canadian Province of Manitoba.

Louis Riel was hanged on November 16th, 1885, for being a traitor against Canada. He is considered today to be the founding father of the Canadian Province of Manitoba.

5 Questions: Come Together

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The Steve Martin Movie Quiz

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Actor, screenwriter, novelist, comedian, musician... Is there anything Steve Martin can't do? Today we're focusing on his decades-long film career that continues to bring in big box office money. Do you know enough about Steve Martin's filmography to score well on our quiz? Let's find out.

Goosebumps are actually caused by a muscle. It is called the arrector pili muscle.

Goosebumps are actually caused by a muscle. It is called the arrector pili muscle.

5 Questions: The Ol' College "Tri"

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Name the Countries With Four-Letter Names

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There are ten countries whose names are only four-letters long. How many can you name in four minutes?

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: Cut to the Chase

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The Gulf War 20th Anniversary Quiz

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It's been 20 years to the month since the U.S. began the first Gulf War. It was the first televised war, but that doesn't mean everything about it stuck. See how much you remember about the first war in Iraq.

In 1916, an elephant named Mary was executed by hanging in Erwin, Tennessee, for killing its circus trainer. The prosecutors agreed upon hanging after they exhausted the possibilities of firing squad, electrocution, and dismemberment by train engines.

In 1916, an elephant named Mary was executed by hanging in Erwin, Tennessee, for killing its circus trainer. The prosecutors agreed upon hanging after they exhausted the possibilities of firing squad, electrocution, and dismemberment by train engines.

5 Questions: Summer Vacation Road Trip 3

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C is for City

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Per the 2010 Census, of the 100 most populated cities in the United States, exactly TEN of them have names that begin with the letter C. Three of them are located in the same state; three others have two-word names; and two others are located in East Coast states. (Sorry, those are all the hints you'll get from me.)

You'll have five minutes to take the quiz, and the clock starts when you key in your first entry. (State names are not required; just the city.) Good luck!

Dartmouth College is older than the United States and was granted its original charter by the King of England. Later, when the governor of New Hampshire tried to amend the charter and the College brought suit against the state of New Hampshire, the Suprem

Dartmouth College is older than the United States and was granted its original charter by the King of England. Later, when the governor of New Hampshire tried to amend the charter and the College brought suit against the state of New Hampshire, the Supreme Court upheld the original charter, thereby limiting states' power to interfere in private enterprises.

5 Questions: Look for the "Union" Label

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Kansas City Royal or Actual Royal?

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Worldwide, the influence of monarchs may be diminishing. But are they less influential than the Kansas City Royals, a team that seems to perpetually be "on the rise?" See if you can determine whether the people named in this quiz are current Kansas City Royals or members of current royal families.

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