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Questions swiped from http://www.apple.com/games/articles/2002/01/thestation/index2.html#questions and http://www2.ncsu.edu/ncsu/cep/Psychology/car_conf/questions.htmhttp://www.apple.com/games/articles/2002/01/thestation/index2.html#questionshttp://www2.ncsu.edu/ncsu/cep/Psychology/car_conf/questions.htm $300 $100 $400 $500 $200 What is Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade? What is cold fusion? Until Batman opened a few weeks later, this Spielberg-Lucas film held the one-day gross record with $11.2 mil. Chemists B. Stanley Pons and Martin Fleischman claimed to have devised a room temperature version of this. Who was Carl Bernstein? This Watergate chronicler reviewed his childhood in the book Loyalties: A Sons Memoir. What is Japan? In March 1989 the US agreed to help build this nations FSX fighter jet. 1989 The Business of Music Showbiz Spoilers BeisbolEyes and Ears $200 $300 $400 $500 Who was Maureen Reagan? She revealed in her book, First Father, First Daughter, that she had been a victim of marital abuse. $100 $300 $100 $400 $500 $200 What is a microphone? What is artists and repertoire? From the Greek for small voice, its a studio device that converts sound waves into analog signals. The A&R people at a record label oversee this. Who is a manager? A person with this title is in charge of an entertainers business affairs; Col. Parker was the Kings. What is Public Domain? Abbreviated PD, its the term for works not protected by copyright. $200 $300 $400 $500 What are royalties? Its the kingly name given to the shares paid to a composer out of the proceeds from the performance or sale of a work. $100 $300 $100 $400 $500 $200 What is Sleuth? What is Come Back, Little Sheba? In this 1972 film based on a play, Michael Caines last words are Tell them it was only a bloody game. At the end of this 1952 film, Burt Lancaster tells Shirley Booth, Its good to be home. What is The Fly? At the end of this 1986 film, Geena Davis is pregnant with a mutant baby. What is North by Northwest Near the end of this 1959 film, Martin Landau falls off Mount Rushmore. $200 $300 $400 $500 What is The Grapes of Wrath? Well go on forever, Pa, cause were the people is the last line of this 1940 John Ford film. $100 $300 $100 $400 $500 $200 Where is The Dominican Republic? Who is Livan Hernandez? The Chicago Cubs Sammy Sosa is one of many major leaguers to hail from San Pedro de Macoris in this country. Just two years after defecting from Cuba, this Florida Marlin was named MVP of both the NLCS and the World Series. Who was Roberto Clemente? The first Hispanic elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame, this Pirates slugger died in a 1972 plane crash. Who is Fernando Valenzuela? Thanks to Jerry Reuss strained calf muscle, this Mexican hurler got his first start on opening day of the 1981 season. $200 $300 $400 $500 What is The United States? In 1957 a team from Mexico became the first from outside this country to win the Little League World Series. $100 $300 $100 $400 $500 $200 What is the basilar membrane? What are the hammer, anvil, stirrup (or malleus, incus, and stapes)? The hair cells responsible for hearing line this membrane in the cochlea. These three bones connected to the eardrum are the smallest bones in the human body. What is the optic nerve? The blind spot of the retina has no receptors because this nerve exits the eye at that location. What is the iris? When we say that people have blue eyes, brown eyes, or green eyes, we refer to the color of this structure surrounding the pupil. $200 $300 $400 $500 What are rods and cones? The retina of the eye is composed of these two types of receptors. $100
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