The Trivia Thread

madclarinet 06-27-2004 05:20 AM
quote:
Originally posted by Stryder
A: the Battle of Copenhagen? Not sure....


Sorry trick question - its a popular myth but he didn't actually say it. The actual battle was Trafalgar (where we flattened the French/Spanish fleet).

I apologise - it was a nasty one to ask
Pygmalion 06-27-2004 11:06 AM
quote:
Originally posted by Seraphim
Q: Which Greek Goddesses were responsible for the allotment of life, judgement, and death for each person?

A: The Fates (Moirai). Clotho spins the thread of life, Lachesis measures it, and Atropos cuts it off.

Q: What is absolute zero on the Fahrenheit scale?

Pygmalion
Shaoblane 06-27-2004 05:55 PM
A. Zero, right?

Q. How old do you have to be to get married in Alabama?
Pygmalion 06-28-2004 11:12 PM
quote:
Originally posted by Shaoblane
A. Zero, right?

Sorry, not even close. Absolute zero is where atoms stop moving. It's much colder than 0 Fahrenheit.

Hint: Absolute zero is 0 on the Kelvin and Rankine scales.

Pygmalion
Anarky 06-28-2004 11:15 PM
A: -273°C I don't know in fahrenheit

Q: Who was von SChlieffen?
Madcat584 06-29-2004 12:34 AM
A: I have no clue, an actor

Q: Who is Tsubaki?
Anarky 06-29-2004 02:39 PM
Wrong, come on yoruame baroness and matt138 should know...
o55goten 07-01-2004 09:51 PM
A. Von Schlifen was a Nazi german general.

Q. How many pets have the Simpson FAMILY had?
Shaoblane 07-03-2004 12:03 AM
A. Santa's little helper and the cat

Q. Whats the legal age for marriage in Alabama?
evanASF27 07-03-2004 12:13 AM
a: Over 3

q: How many tons are two pennies? (seriously...I was asked this earlier today by a friend)
Anarky 07-03-2004 06:21 AM
quote:
Originally posted by Shaoblane
A. Santa's little helper and the cat


nope, that's not correct I'm afraid.

There was:

Snowball I (dead)
Snowball II (current)
Santa's li'l helper
Stampey the elephant
the dog's wife
the puppies (15 I believe)
the lobster homer ate in the end

and if the bouviers count as simpson-family too, then JabJab must be mentionned.

And I'm sure I forgot some
Madrona 07-03-2004 08:28 AM
quote:
Originally posted by Shaoblane


Q. Whats the legal age for marriage in Alabama?


18 for both males and females without parental permission

17 males with permission
16 females with permission


Who is the youngest winner in Formula 1 racing?
o55goten 07-03-2004 10:04 PM
Nope your all wrong and way off. (hahahahaha)=menicacly hard
o55goten 07-08-2004 02:24 PM
Ok i will give u a hint they have had three horses and 28 dogs.
Anarky 07-10-2004 06:25 AM
Snowball I (dead)
Snowball II (current)
Santa's li'l helper
Stampey the elephant
the dog's wife
the puppies (25)
the lobster homer ate in the end
Lisa's ponys (3)
Laddie
Lisa's hamster
Mojo (Homer's monkey)

and if the bouviers count as simpson-family too, then JabJab must be mentionned.

EDIT:

The chicken (homer's substitute when he was away with the BeSharps
Bart's Lizards (5, I think)
Kat 07-12-2004 05:59 PM
quote:
Originally posted by Pygmalion
quote:
Originally posted by Seraphim
Q: Which Greek Goddesses were responsible for the allotment of life, judgement, and death for each person?

A: The Fates (Moirai). Clotho spins the thread of life, Lachesis measures it, and Atropos cuts it off.

Q: What is absolute zero on the Fahrenheit scale?

Pygmalion



A: Absolute Zero is -459.67°F

Q: On the Periodic Table of Elements, what is the symbol for the element Tungsten? Try to do this one without searching for it.
Seraphim 07-12-2004 11:07 PM
A: "W"

Q: In Christian mythology, what is the highest order of angels?
Kat 07-13-2004 04:04 AM
((Yup, you got it.

Whether anyone is interested or not, I was quite good at remembering the elements' symbols in Physical Science class...at least, the symbols for the ones we studied. ^__^ ))