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Q1:   83% of 43154 players got this question wrong, so it's worth 83 points
On January 3rd, 1888, an invention made of paraffin-covered paper was patented by Marvin Stone. Name that invention.
Wax Paper
Wallpaper
Dixie Cups
Drinking Straws
Adhesive Tape

Q2:   69% of 43154 players got this question wrong, so it's worth 69 points
What singer was born with the name 'David Robert Jones' on January 8th, 1947?
Davy Jones (The Monkees)
Tom Jones
David Bowie
Elton John
David Lee Roth

Q3:   29% of 43155 players got this question wrong, so it's worth 29 points
What American institution opened its first location in the Soviet Union on January 31st, 1990?
WalMart
McDonald's
Kentucky Fried Chicken
Taco Bell
The Gap

Q4:   50% of 43155 players got this question wrong, so it's worth 50 points
On January 26th, 1875, this invention which has caused fear for millions was patented. Name the invention.
The Atomic Bomb
Napalm
The Guillotine
The Hypodermic Needle
The Dental Drill

Q5:   72% of 43155 players got this question wrong, so it's worth 72 points
What eligible bachelor 'tied-the-knot' on Lanai Island, Hawaii, on January 1st, 1994?
Jerry Seinfeld
Tom Cruise
John Kennedy, Jr.
Jim Carrey
Bill Gates

Q6:   64% of 43154 players got this question wrong, so it's worth 64 points
What American patriot, silversmith, engraver, and maker of false teeth was born on January 1st, 1735?
Tom Paine
Thomas Jefferson
Benjamin Franklin
Paul Revere
James Madison

Q7:   72% of 43154 players got this question wrong, so it's worth 72 points
What game show made its debut on January 6th, 1975, with Chuck Woolery as its host?
The Dating Game
The Love Connection
Scrabble
Greed
Wheel of Fortune

Q8:   45% of 43154 players got this question wrong, so it's worth 45 points
What rock'n'roll Hall-of-Famer was born in Tupelo, Mississippi, on January 8th, 1935?
Little Richard
Chuck Berry
Jim Morrison
Elvis Presley
Janis Joplin

Q9:   57% of 43152 players got this question wrong, so it's worth 57 points
On January 14th, 1794, Dr. Jesse Bennett of Edom, Virginia, performed the first successful operation of this type. The patient was his wife! Name the operation.
Rhinoplasty (aka nose job)
Appendectomy
Breast enhancement
Caesarean section
Abortion

Q10:   60% of 43149 players got this question wrong, so it's worth 60 points
What country siezed the American ship 'USS Pueblo' on January 23rd, 1968?
Japan
North Vietnam
North Korea
Iran
Iraq

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