Quiz: Can You Correctly Fill In The Blanks To These 16 Trivia Facts?


How much do you know about life sciences, geography, and history?

This fun trivia quiz contains general knowledge facts about animals, plants, famous people, and places.

 Nov 30, 2017
1 of 16Pick your answer!
A major difference between tortoises and turtles is that most tortoises _________.
are carnivorous
live on land
cannot hide inside their shells
2 of 16Pick your answer!
The mnemonic "divorced, beheaded, died, divorced, beheaded, survived" relates to the marriages of ________.
Elizabeth Taylor
King Henry VIII
Catherine the Great
3 of 16Pick your answer!
__________ was horrified by the ugliness of the iguanas on the Galapagos Islands.
Ferdinand Magellan
David Livingstone
Charles Darwin
4 of 16Pick your answer!
The annexation of _________ in 1867 was known as "Seward's folly."
5 of 16Pick your answer!
Diamonds are made up mostly of _________.
6 of 16Pick your answer!
Despite being made of metal, the ________ is considered a woodwind instrument.
7 of 16Pick your answer!
The Atkins diet and its successors recommend avoiding ________ in order to lose weight.
8 of 16Pick your answer!
In 79 A.D., the city of Pompeii was destroyed in a(n) _________.
volcanic eruption
9 of 16Pick your answer!
At about 6'4", America's tallest president was ________.
Barack Obama
Abraham Lincoln
George Washington
10 of 16Pick your answer!
_______ is a former tennis champion who now has his own brand of underwear.
Emporio Armani
Calvin Klein
Bjorn Borg
11 of 16Pick your answer!
Tomatoes, eggplants, and bell peppers are all __________.
cruciferous vegetables
12 of 16Pick your answer!
Farsi, Russian, and Greek are all ___________ languages.
13 of 16Pick your answer!
__________ is the closest planet to the sun.
14 of 16Pick your answer!
Holden Caulfield is the narrator of _________.
'Great Expectations'
'The Catcher in the Rye'
'American Psycho'
15 of 16Pick your answer!
In film and television, a ________ is a scene in which a future romantic couple meets for the first time.
Meet cute
Love match
16 of 16Pick your answer!
When translated to English, 'Despacito' means ______.
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