Toronto Pub Quiz League

TPQL Miscellany Round

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Miscellany

Question
What type of plant does the Boll Weevil attack and destroy?
Answer
Cotton
Question
What was the name of the plane that dropped the bomb on Nagasaki in 1945?
Answer
Bockscar
Question
What foodstuff gets its name from an Aztec word meeting "bitter water"?
Answer
Chocolate
Question
Who was known as Dippy Dawg when he first appeared with Mickey Mouse?
Answer
Goofy
Question
What is the better known name of the artist Domenikos Theotokopoulus?
Answer
El Greco
Question
In the Peanuts comic strip, who was always bragging about her naturally curly hair?
Answer
Frieda
Question
What was the name of the robot i the sci. fi. film The Day The Earch Stood Still?
Answer
Gort
Question
What actress was known as the Peek-a-Boo Girl?
Answer
Veronica Lake
Question
Which millionaire gained celebrity as a space tourist?
Answer
Dennis Tito
Question
Who said "If Gore invented Internet, I invented Spellcheck"?
Answer
Dan Quayle