From the "Sonnets
from the Portuguese" by Elizabeth Browning,
what are the first 10 words of sonnet #43?
How do I love
Let me count the ways.
Which poet wrote
"From fairest creatures we desire increase, That thereby beauty’s rose
might never die." -
Byron, Shelley, or Shakespeare?
|w03||A&L||Play||What Shakespeare character has the most lines?||Hamlet|
Shakespeare's "bloodiest" play
and possible his earliest tragedy -
Macbeth or Titus Andronicus?
"Seal of Approval" is well recognized Consumer's Policy statement of which
Consumer Reports, Good Housekeeping, Ladies Home Journal?
|w06||A&L||Nonfiction||What kind of books does "Fodor's" publish?||Travel Guides|
|w07||A&L||Mythology||Who went in search of the "Golden Fleece" in Greek mythology?||Jason and The Argonauts|
|w08||A&L||Misc||The "Hugo" and the "Nebula" Awards are given for what category of writing?||
|w09||A&L||Language||From the Greek, what is the meaning of the prefix "ortho-"?||to correct or straighten|
|w10||A&L||Language||Can adverbs modify adjectives?||Yes|
|w11||A&L||Fiction||Take out the spaces and vowels and "brvnwwrld" is the title of what book by Aldous Huxley?||Brave New World|
What is the name
of the ship commanded by Captain Ahab
in "Moby Dick" -
Bounty, Flying Cloud, Orca, or Pequod?
|w13||A&L||Comics||Who made his first appearance on the cover of "Mad Magazine" in 1956?||Alfred E. Neuman|
|w14||A&L||Comics||What "Good Little Witch" is Casper's girlfriend?||Wendy|
Who ran away
when the boys came out to play, according to the English nursery rhyme -
Little Boy Blue, Georgie Porgie, or Mother Goose?
|w16||A&L||Children||What was spun into gold by Rumpelstiltskin?||Straw|
El Greco, one of
the best-known artists from Spain, is well known for painting which theme
Murals, Religious Ecstasy, or Still Life?
painting "Mona Lisa" has no visible facial hair—not even eyebrows
or eyelashes -
True or False?
|w19||A&L||Architecture||Inspired by "Leinster House" in Dublin and designed by Irish-born architect James Hoban, what U. S. public building was completed on 11/1/1800?||White House|