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About half the geysers on Earth are located in Yellowstone National Park.

About half the geysers on Earth are located in Yellowstone National Park.

Knoxville, Tennessee’s Body Farm isn’t a day spa; it is a forensic anthropology facility. Human cadavers are left outdoors in varying stages of undress in water, under brush, etc., so that scientists can study the decomposition process.

Knoxville, Tennessee’s Body Farm isn’t a day spa; it is a forensic anthropology facility. Human cadavers are left outdoors in varying stages of undress in water, under brush, etc., so that scientists can study the decomposition process.

5 Questions: JUDGES

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5 Questions: Boys Behaving Badly

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5 Questions: On the "Fritz"

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5 Questions: BEN FRANKLIN

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The Ultimate Horror Movie Series Quiz

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It's almost Halloween, which means it's time for ridiculous horror movies to hit theaters. Paranormal Activity 4 is this year's big sequel, but we're going to test you on some of horror's other great franchises. We'll give you a clue -- can you tell what installment of a classic horror series it comes from? For some of the more prolific series, not all the movies will be listed as choices.

Fantasy Football Stars (1990-2008)

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Pro-football-reference.com has gone to the trouble of calculating fantasy stats all the way back to 1970, when the immortal Giants running back Ron A. Johnson was the league's most prolific fantasy player. For this quiz, let's fast-forward to the more recent past. From 1990-2008, 14 different players ended a season atop the fantasy rankings (five players held the honor twice). How many can you name in 7 minutes?

Hint: We're looking for five quarterbacks and nine running backs.

5 Questions: WHEN'S WEDNESDAY?

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Name the Last 10 NL MVPs

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On Monday, Albert Pujols was named the 2008 NL MVP. Do you remember the previous ten winners, 1998-2007? Use first & last names, and note that during that stretch, one player won multiple times.

In what countries are people most likely to help a stranger? In a 2010 survey, Liberia and Sierra Leone were #1 and #2.

In what countries are people most likely to help a stranger? In a 2010 survey, Liberia and Sierra Leone were #1 and #2.

5 Questions: Airport!

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Five to ten times as many people were killed in the Peshtigo, WI, fire on October 8<sup>th</sup>, 1871, than in the famous Chicago fire on the same day.

Five to ten times as many people were killed in the Peshtigo, WI, fire on October 8th, 1871, than in the famous Chicago fire on the same day.

5 Questions: SCANDALOUS

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Name the Winners of the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor

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The Mark Twain Prize "recognizes people who have had an impact on American society in ways similar to the distinguished 19th century novelist and essayist best known as Mark Twain." Ellen DeGeneres has been named the winner for 2012. Can you name the other 14 recipients (1998-2011)?

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