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Dante's Peak, Volcano or Joe Versus The Volcano?

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How well do you remember the best volcano-themed movies of the '90s? We'll give you a quote from the L.A.-based Volcano, the Pierce Brosnan vehicle Dante's Peak or the Tom Hanks comedy Joe Versus The Volcano and it's up to you to select the movie it came from.

5 Questions: Toto's Home State

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Karate’s black belt came out of thrift rather than choice— it was cheaper to dye the same belt again and again rather than replace it six times.

Karate’s black belt came out of thrift rather than choice— it was cheaper to dye the same belt again and again rather than replace it six times.

Since 1932, only Jimmy Carter and George H.W. Bush have failed in their bids for re-election to a second presidential term.

Since 1932, only Jimmy Carter and George H.W. Bush have failed in their bids for re-election to a second presidential term.

While the James Bond novels weren’t an immediate hit when they were published, they did get some recognition from at least one American: John F. Kennedy gave <em>From Russia With Love</em> a nod in one of his speeches.

While the James Bond novels weren’t an immediate hit when they were published, they did get some recognition from at least one American: John F. Kennedy gave From Russia With Love a nod in one of his speeches.

The Bill of Rights originally consisted of 12 amendments, but only ten were passed.

The Bill of Rights originally consisted of 12 amendments, but only ten were passed.

Despite their proximity to the equator, Mount Cotopaxi in South America and Mount Kilimanjaro in Africa are both snow-capped year-round.

Despite their proximity to the equator, Mount Cotopaxi in South America and Mount Kilimanjaro in Africa are both snow-capped year-round.

5 Questions: Go Fly a Kite

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Reclusive millionaire Howard Hughes put his engineering skills to work in 1941 when he cast Jane Russell as the lead in his film <em>The Outlaw</em>. He designed a special half-cup, underwire, and cantilevered brassiere to highlight her…talent.

Reclusive millionaire Howard Hughes put his engineering skills to work in 1941 when he cast Jane Russell as the lead in his film The Outlaw. He designed a special half-cup, underwire, and cantilevered brassiere to highlight her…talent.

Tthe only U.S. state that doesn’t participate in the Adopt-a-Highway program is Vermont. Their “billboard-free state” policy prevents citizens from posting the signs necessary for the campaign.

Tthe only U.S. state that doesn’t participate in the Adopt-a-Highway program is Vermont. Their “billboard-free state” policy prevents citizens from posting the signs necessary for the campaign.

<em>The Flintstones</em> was sponsored by a cigarette company during the show's first two seasons. The show was intended for adults, not kids, so few complained about the commercials that depicted the stone-age characters puffing away on Winstons.

The Flintstones was sponsored by a cigarette company during the show's first two seasons. The show was intended for adults, not kids, so few complained about the commercials that depicted the stone-age characters puffing away on Winstons.

When first published as a serial in <em>Young Folks</em> magazine, Robert Louis Stevenson's <em>Treasure Island</em> was titled <em>The Sea Cook</em>.

When first published as a serial in Young Folks magazine, Robert Louis Stevenson's Treasure Island was titled The Sea Cook.

5 Questions: Ant Farm

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Liquid measurements are different in Britain than in the United States: A fluid ounce is smaller, while pints, quarts, and gallons are larger.

Liquid measurements are different in Britain than in the United States: A fluid ounce is smaller, while pints, quarts, and gallons are larger.

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