POP CULTURE
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MISCELLANEOUS
100

He walks! He talks! The former was expected, the latter less so.  This television star who debuted in 1961 weighed over 500 pounds.

Who is Mister Ed?
100

This nursery rhyme character “kissed the girls and made them cry”.

Who is Georgie Porgie?

100

Measurement that measures how far runners run.


What is distance?

100

On average, this month in Wisconsin is the warmest.

What is July?

100

During This inning  “Take Me Out to the Ballgame” is traditionally sung.



What is The 7th inning?

200

This dance from the '60s created the largest craze.



What is The Twist?

200

There is a catchy book (and film) about fried tomatoes--this is the kind of tomatoes.

What are green?

200

This sport starts with a tip-off or jump ball.


What is Basketball?

200

This many justices sit on the Wisconsin Supreme court.

What is seven?

200

True/False: Coral is an animal.

What is True?

300

"S.D." are the initials on the collar of this crime-fighting cartoon dog?


Who is Scooby Doo?

300

This is the "Scarlet Letter."

What is "A"?

300

In baseball, this is the amount of strikes it takes before the umpire calls out.


What is 3?

300

The official dance of Wisconsin.

What is the polka?

300

Through this river the most water flows.




What is the Amazon?

400

This gesture Carol Burnett did at the end of every episode of The Carol Burnett Show.

What is Tug on her ear?

400

Author of "To Kill a Mockingbird".
 

Who is Harper Lee?

400

In motor racing, this is the color the flag is they wave to indicate the winner.

What is a Checkered flag?

400

Before Wisconsin became the Dairyland state, this crop dominated its agricultural production.

What is wheat?

400

This year Neil Armstrong landed on the moon.


What is 1969?

500

This actress played the Wicked Witch of the West in The Wizard of Oz.

Who is  Margaret Hamilton?

500

Kunta Kinte is a character from this novel written in 1976,which was later turned into a mini-series.

What is Roots:The Saga Of An American Family?

500

The Tour de France is this type of race.


What is a Bicycle race?

500

This city is where John Heisman ( for whom the Heisman trophy is named after) is buried.

Where is Rhinelander?

500

The length of time it takes for the moon to revolve around the earth.



What is About 1 month?

600

This actress is the first person to accrue ten Academy Award nominations for acting.


Who is Bette Davis?

600

The amount of lines in a limerick.

What are 5?

600

This team is considered the oldest in the NFL.


Who are the Green Bay Packers?

600

This is considered the "fifth quarter" at a UW-Madison home football game.

What is a half hour post game show by the UW Marching Band?

600

A mandrill is this type of creature.


What is a Monkey?

700

The year the Mickey Mouse Club debut on ABC TV.


What is 1955?

700

This individual drew the first cartoon published in an American newspaper.

Who is Benjamin Franklin?

700

The first baseball player to appear on a Wheaties box.


Who is Lou Gehrig?

700

The meaning of Milwaukee in the Potawatomi language.

What is Gathering Place by the waters?

700

This American playwright wrote the 1953 play The Crucible.

Who is Arthur Miller?

800

This actor received the first Golden Globe nomination for voicing an animated character.


Who is Robin Williams?

800

This book American's rated as their favorite- second only to the Bible in 1900.

What is the Sears Roebuck catalog?

800

The word "stymie" originated from this sport.

What is golf? (means to find a ball between your ball and the hole on the green)

800

This is the color of the old miner's shirt in the official coat of arms and great seal of Wisconsin.

What is red?

800

This was the last movie Walt Disney signed off on before he died.

What is the "Aristocats?"

900

Name all four of the Marx Brothers.

Who are Groucho, Zeppo, Harpo and Chico?

900

Author of the novel David Copperfield.

Who is Charles Dickens?

900

This sporting event is held every year on Memorial Day.

 

What is the Indianapolis 500?

900

These are the oldest continuous residents of Wisconsin.

Who are the Menominee? (5,000 years)

900

 Mary Richards lived here in The Mary Tyler Moore Show.

What is Minneapolis, Minnesota?

1000

In Breakfast at Tiffany's, this is the name of Holly's cat.


What is Cat?

1000

This fictional character lived at 221b Baker Street.

Who is Sherlock Holmes?

1000

This is the meaning of d.p.s for competitive swimmers.

What is Distance Per Stroke?

1000

This city was originally known as Baie des Puants (Bay of Bad Odors).

What is Green Bay?

1000

This is the amount of points on a compass.

What is 32?

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