THE KNOWLEDGE FEED

The Nintendo Sequel Quiz

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If you or your kid played a healthy amount of video games in the 1980s and 1990s, the titles in this quiz should be familiar. But what about their sequels? Do you remember what they were called? Let's find out.

5 Questions: Close the Door, I'm Dressing

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5 Questions: Righty Tighty, Lefty Loosey

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Buddy Ebsen, known for his portrayal of Jed Clampett on the Beverly Hillbillies, was originally cast as the Tin Man in the Wizard of Oz. However, he had to drop out of production when he discovered he was allergic to the silver make up required for the T

Buddy Ebsen, known for his portrayal of Jed Clampett on the Beverly Hillbillies, was originally cast as the Tin Man in the Wizard of Oz. However, he had to drop out of production when he discovered he was allergic to the silver make up required for the Tin Man.

5 Questions: It Begins at Home

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5 Questions: Once in a Lifetime

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5 Questions: That's Life

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Jimmy Carter was the first U.S. President to be born in a hospital.

Jimmy Carter was the first U.S. President to be born in a hospital.

Morning Cup of Links: Fake Military Ranks

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The orange stitching on the back pockets of Levi jeans is called "arcuate." Since the design has no function, it was painted on during World War II rationing.

The orange stitching on the back pockets of Levi jeans is called "arcuate." Since the design has no function, it was painted on during World War II rationing.

5 Questions: Ance in the Pants

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New York Neighborhoods

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New York City is divided into five boroughs - Brooklyn, The Bronx, Manhattan, Queens, and Staten Island. Within those boroughs, you'll find neighborhood names that seem very familiar even to the general public due to their use in the media. (Most of us know that Times Square is in Manhattan, for instance, and that Flushing is in Queens.)

Given two choices, can you identify the boroughs where these fifteen New York neighborhoods lie? (Hint: The quiz contains three neighborhoods from each of the five boroughs.) Good luck!

Name That City III

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Our first and second Name That City quizzes were hits, so we thought we'd try you on some more skylines. Let's see how well you know your geography in part three!

5 Questions: Dog Speak

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The Madden Quiz

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It’s hard to believe that Madden 09, scheduled to hit shelves on Tuesday with Brett Favre in a Packers uniform on the cover, is the 20th installment of the top-selling sports video game. Before you race out to grab your copy and download your Favre-as-a-Jet cover online, let’s see how well you know your Madden history.

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