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Q: Which natural phenomenon can be measured on the Mercalli scale?

A: Earthquakes
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The Weekend Edition – 10 Totally Random Trivia Questions

Hello and welcome to a round of totally random trivia questions and answers to kick-start your day and your early weekend. Like the Random Trivia Generator website, there is no theme, just 10 random questions and answers. Oh, and one last thing – some of these questions are quite difficult.


  1. The Koson District is a district in the Qashqadaryo Region of which country? – Uzbekistan
  2. What country does the rock band “Enter Shikari” originate from? – England
  3. Dogteeth tetras are a family of freshwater fishes native to what continent? – South America
  4. What US state is home to the “One Shell Square” skyscraper? – Louisiana
  5. Which brotherly duo created the comic book series “Ultra”? – The Luna Brothers
  6. What year was the Norwegian non-profit organization, “Norse Federation” founded? – 1907
  7. The “Ugu Youth” radio station is broadcast in which African country? – South Africa
  8. The “Bodansky Unit”, now an obsolete unit, used to measure the concentration of what in the blood stream? – Alkaline phosphatase
  9. Jurgen Rumor, a former professional soccer player, hails from what European country? – Germany
  10. The “Port Malabar Invitational” golf tournament was last played in what year? – 1969

Enjoy the weekend!

Q: Which mole-like mammal has given its name to a mean spirited or bad tempered woman?

A: The Shrew
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Trivia Round – Space Race

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After recently watching the documentary “Cosmodrome” on Netflix, I felt inspired to look into rocket engines, programs and the race to the Moon in the mid-20th Century. Enjoy this free round of trivia that came from this research.


  1. What is the name of the first space launch facility? – Baikonur Cosmodrome
  2. In what present-day country was the first space launch facility located? – Kazakhstan
  3. Who worked as the lead Soviet rocket engineer during the Space Race between the United States and the Soviet Union? – Sergei Korolev
  4. Who is credited with inventing the V-2 rocket for Nazi Germany and later the Saturn V rocket for the United States? – Wernher von Braun
  5. What Soviet operation forced over 2,000 scientists and engineers to relocate from East Germany to Russia to work on missile design and production? – Operation Osoaviakhim
  6. What operation brought over 1,500 German scientists, engineers and technicians following the end of World War II to the US to aid in military research? – Operation Paperclip
  7. What year did the Space Race between the United States and the Soviet Union start? – 1955
  8. Who became the first American in space in 1961? – Alan Shepard
  9. What is the nationality of the first woman in space? – Soviet/Russian
  10. What is the name of the first Lunar Module to land on the Moon? – Eagle

Tie-breaker: What was the name of the first US human spaceflight? – Mercury-Redstone 3, aka Freedom 7