This is the latest in ATPM’s series of Trivia Challenges. Answers to this month’s Trivia Challenge will be found in the next issue of ATPM. I you have any suggestions for future Trivia Challenges, or wish to comment about almost anything, please e-mail me at email@example.com.
Where would The Howlers be without Omar? Where would The Sex Change Band be without Root Boy Slim? Nowhere, man. So try to match up the bands on the left with their frontmen on the right as you take part in:
Trivia Challenge 5.03: Lost Leaders
1. The BBs A. Ruby 2. Union Station B. Big Head Todd 3. The Silver Bullet Band C. Gary Lewis 4. The Detroit Wheels D. Dr. Hook 5. The Deleware Destroyers E. Alison Krauss 6. The Monsters F. Elvis Costello 7. The Range G. Flim 8. The Dukes H. ? 9. Crazy Horse I. Country Joe 10. The Attractions J. George Thorogood 11. The Miracles K. Dan Hicks 12. The Reclines L. Big Brother 13. The Medicine Show M. Bob Segar 14. The Holding Company N. Frankie Lyman 15. The Romantics O. Neil Young 16. The Hot Licks P. K D Lang 17. The Teenagers Q. Steve Earle 18. The Fish R. Bruce Hornsby 19. The Playboys S. Mitch Ryder 20. The Mysterians T. Smokey Robinson
Each question has only one correct answer. The answers are stored in a hermetically sealed envelope guarded by a fierce Lhasa Apso named “Hammerli” who lives in our house.
1. John Glenn first orbited the Earth in what year? A. 1962 2. How many feet make up one fathom? B. 6 3. The Aswan Dam was completed in what year? C. 1964 4. How long is a cubit? B. 18 Inches 5. Who was the last Major League ballplayer to hit .400? D. Ted Williams 6. What is the name of the Taco Bell Chihuahua? C. Dinky 7. Which city is farthest west? B. Reno 8. Who is the author of “The Hitchhiker’s Guide To The Galaxy?” D. Douglas Adams 9. What is the name of our sponsor Small Dog Electronics’ Pomeranian? D. Patra 10. Who is the only President to actually report seeing a UFO? C. Carter 11. In which state is “Jousting” the official state sport? A. Maryland 12. How many points does it take to win a game of Cribbage? B. 121 13. Who won the 1998 National Collegiate Basketball Championship? C. Kentucky 14. In order to bowl a perfect score of 300 in the game of Ten Pins, how many strikes in a row must you throw? D. 12 15. What was the development nickname for the Macintosh PowerBook 3400 series computer? C. Hooper
The best Steve Miller album that you’ve probably never heard—“Born 2 B Blue”—bouncy jaunt through some light Jazz and Blues. Outstanding!
Copyright © 1999 Edward Goss, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Also in This Series
- Answers to “Fun With Numbers” · February 2001
- Fun With Numbers · January 2001
- Match-up Madness · December 2000
- VPs if You Please · November 2000
- TV Times · October 2000
- Crack The Code · September 2000
- Sibling Search · August 2000
- Sports Shorts · July 2000
- Didn’t I Know You When? · June 2000
- Complete Archive