Thursday, March 26, 2015

(Re-Post + 1 New Q!): Thursday Night at the Quizzes!

1.  Excluding English and Spanish, what is the most common language in the Great State of Texas?
a.  Navajo
b.  French
c.  German
d.  Russian
e.  Vietnamese

2.  According to Transparency International's ranking index, which of the following countries is the most corrupt in the world?
a.  Russia
b.  Somalia
c.  Iraq
d.  North Korea
e.  Libya

3.  T/F  According to data from the FBI, the incidence of rape in the United States has nearly doubled from 24 incidents per 100,000 population in 1993 to 45 incidents per 100,000 population in 2013.

4.  T/F According to a recent Fox News poll, a larger percentage of Americans consider themselves to be happy with life in 2014 than in 2004: 68% now vs. 53% in 2004.

5.  16 years ago today, __________ was found guilty of second-degree murder for helping a terminally ill man end his life by lethal injection  [Hint: He was a Dr.]

[ht: Carpe Diem]