Thursday, July 2, 2009

General Trivia Questions #3,907-3,912

Question 3,907: Entertainment & Food -- Water Musician

What German composer wrote Water Music between 1715 and 1717?

a) George Frederich Handel
b) Johann Sebastien Bach
c) Johannes Brahms
d) Ludwig van Beethoven

Question 3,908: History & Government -- Caretaker Capital

Which city served as the U.S. capital just before it was moved to Washington, D.C. in 1800?

a) Boston, Massachusetts
b) New York, New York
c) Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
d) Trenton, New Jersey

Question 3,909: Math & Science -- Lightning Leach

What chemical element does lightning inject into the Earth?

a) Helium
b) Hydrogen
c) Nitrogen
d) Oxygen

Question 3,910: Geography & Nature -- Polar Bear Fare

What animal is the staple of polar bear diets?

a) Penguins
b) Salmon
c) Seals
d) Trout

Question 3,911: Literature & Arts -- South Pacific Pulitzer

What author's Tales of the South Pacific won a Pulitzer and was turned into a musical and a movie?

a) Eugene O'Neill
b) James Michener
c) Neil Simon
d) Tennessee Williams

Question 3,912: Sports & Games -- Baseball Bird

Which Major League Baseball team's mascot is Fredbird?

a) Baltimore Orioles
b) Oakland A's
c) St. Louis Cardinals
d) Toronto Blue Jays

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