Challenging Trivia Questions with Answers

What better way is there to keep your brain active and your gears grinding than to play trivia games? Trivia questions and quizzes are created to be fun and functional, adding to your knowledge of essential and non-essential information in sports, movies, music, celebrities, beauty & fashion, science, history, geography, video games, superheroesand many more categories. Challenge yourself or play with friends. We have a quiz for every interest.

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What is the function of the retina?

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Create an image display.
The purpose of the retina is to get the light that the lens focuses on to convert light into neuronal signals and send these signals to the brain for visual recognition.

Which country is renowned as “Gift of Nile”?

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Egypt.
Egypt was given the name of Gift of Nile by the Greek historian Herodotus. It’s because Egypt survived the yearly flooding of the Nile River and its resulting deposit of fertile sludge.

What country is ancient Babylon today?

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Iraq.
Ancient Babylon is located about 100 kilometers (60 miles) south of Baghdad in modern-day Iraq. The city of Babylon is located along the Euphrates River now. It was founded by the ancient Akkadian-speaking people of southern Mesopotamia around 2300 B.C.

What gas is used in fire extinguishers?

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Carbon dioxide.
When the liquid carbon dioxide in the extinguisher turns into gas, carbon dioxide displaces the surrounding oxygen around the fire.

Who is the wealthiest solo touring artist of all time?

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Madonna.
Madonna decided to go for solo music in 1981. The American singer, actress, businesswoman, and songwriter is referred to as a ‘‘queen of Pop’’. She is the wealthiest woman in the business of music. Madonna has written many of her songs like ‘‘Vogue’’, ‘‘Frozen’’, ‘‘Hung Up’’.

Who is known as the father of the computer?

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Charles Babbage.
In 1837, Charles Babbage invented the Analytical Engine that enclosed an integrated memory, Arithmetic Logic Unit, and basic flow control. The analytical engine was welcomed as the first computer concept.
 

About Trivia Quizzes and Games

Experts say that when it comes to brainpower, you either use it or lose it. Playing trivia games regularly is one sure way to keep your mind active because it involves comprehension, cognition and memory skills. Questions are drawn from some of the most memorable events in history, science or popular culture. These quizzes are designed to be played in different formats: as an individual challenge, with a partner or as team play on game night. We construct our quizzes to present escalating challenges. Trivia games deal with facts. Every question included in our games has been checked for accuracy and relevance. You are free to quote them at your next gathering to show off some interesting facts you’ve picked up from playing trivia games. Doing trivia quizzes has also been shown to improve collaboration and communication skills, generate a healthy debate, relieve stress and promote harmony among many advantages. The more you play, the more you know, and you can focus on the topics that are of great interest to you.

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