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What’s the air pressure inside a commercial aircraft?

What’s the air pressure inside a commercial aircraft?

On which film is Airplane! based?

On which film is Airplane! based?

Which came first – Burger King or Dairy Queen?

Which came first – Burger King or Dairy Queen?

What is the origin of Groundhog Day?

What is the origin of Groundhog Day?

Special New Year’s Eve Trivia Quiz – Dec 31 at 9pm EST

Special New Year’s Eve Trivia Quiz – Dec 31 at 9pm EST

Why do kids “trick or treat” on Halloween?

Why do kids “trick or treat” on Halloween?

Is there such a thing as a single shenanigan?

Is there such a thing as a single shenanigan?

How did Lynyrd Skynyrd get their name?

How did Lynyrd Skynyrd get their name?

How did people open cans before can openers were invented?

How did people open cans before can openers were invented?

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Why do dump trucks say “do not push” on the back?

Why do dump trucks say “do not push” on the back?

What do they call French toast in France?

What do they call French toast in France?

How far was Willie Mays from home plate when he made “The Catch”?

How far was Willie Mays from home plate when he made “The Catch”?

Was Colonel Sanders a real colonel?

Was Colonel Sanders a real colonel?

What’s the difference between a ship and a boat?

What’s the difference between a ship and a boat?

If you skydive in the rain, which side of you gets wet?

If you skydive in the rain, which side of you gets wet?

Why does the CDC want you to hum Happy Birthday – twice?

Why does the CDC want you to hum Happy Birthday – twice?

What two parts make up the word helicopter?

What two parts make up the word helicopter?

What is a wisdom biscuit?

If you buy 1 million Lotto Max tickets, what are your odds of winning?

If you buy 1 million Lotto Max tickets, what are your odds of winning?

Why is the same side of the moon always facing earth?

Why is the same side of the moon always facing earth?

Which way do helicopter blades rotate?

Which way do helicopter blades rotate?

Did you know you can get Wisdom Biscuits by email?

Did you know you can get Wisdom Biscuits by email?

What are the Seven Seas?

What material was Mr. Potato Head originally made from?

What material was Mr. Potato Head originally made from?

Why did Gene Roddenberry write lyrics to the Star Trek theme then not use them?

Why did Gene Roddenberry write lyrics to the Star Trek theme then not use them?

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Why do we say “beforehand” but not “afterhand”?

What does the acronym Taser stand for?

What does the acronym Taser stand for?

What does a blobfish look like?

What does a blobfish look like?

Why do some refer to Toronto as the 6ix?

Why do some refer to Toronto as the 6ix?

Why do we say “big brown dog” instead of “brown big dog”?

Which came first – the electric car or the gasoline car?

What Canadian political party famously vowed to repeal the law of gravity?

What Canadian political party famously vowed to repeal the law of gravity?

Why are Wham-o flying discs called Frisbees?

Why are Wham-o flying discs called Frisbees?

Why did a Peppa Pig episode get banned in Australia?

Why did a Peppa Pig episode get banned in Australia?

Which came first – American or Canadian Thanksgiving?

Are redheads going extinct?

Was Sputnik the first man-made object in space?