Episode 218

A Ferret Child


September 11th, 2022

1 hr 15 mins 16 secs

Season 1

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About this Episode

Quizmasters Lee and Marc meet for a trivia quiz with topics including Botany, Logos, Astronomy, Cars, Movies, Periodic Table, Engineering, Symbols and more!

Round One

  • BOTANY - What type of plant will only bear fruit after digesting the corpse of a female wasp?
  • LOGOS - What color is the 'l' in the Google logo?
  • HOT ONES - The popular hot sauce challenge web series Hot Ones by Complex Networks is filmed in which U.S. state?
  • ASTRONOMY - ‘Oceanus’ and ‘Janus’ were suggested names for what planet?
  • CARS - What high-performance sports car by Dodge debuted in the 90's and was inspired by the Shelby Cobra in name and appearance?
  • 2010’s MOVIES - Slowmo is a drug that appears in what 2012 action adaptation of a comic book character?

Round Two

  • PERIODIC TABLE - Which common seven letter element has the atomic number 20?
  • FIREARMS - Founded in the 16th Century, what Italian firearms manufacturer is the oldest active manufacturer of firearm components in the world?
  • THE BIBLE - What is the fifth book of the New Testament?
  • STRUCTURAL ENGINEERING - In structural engineering, what is the term for a structure's connection points or nodes?
  • SYMBOLS - The international symbol of lb. for pound is an abbreviation for what latin word?
  • NASA - What "lucky snack" is present at every mission event controlled from NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory (due to its presence at a successful landing of Ranger 7 on the moon)?

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  • JURASSIC PARK - The dilophosaurus is famously but inaccurately portrayed in Jurassic Park spitting venom. What does "dilophosaurus" mean in Greek?

Final Questions

  • 70’s MOVIES - What 1979 comedy film sees its protagonist headed to Hollywood to become a star and features cameos by Milton Berle, Mel Brooks, Bob Hope, Elliott Gould, Carol Kane, Cloris Leachman, Steve Martin, Richard Pryor and Orson Welles, among others?
  • CELEBRITY FAMILIES - What actor from Cheers is the maternal actor of Jason Sudeikis?
  • HORROR MOVIES - In which Friday the 13th movie does Jason first don his iconic hockey mask?

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