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Q1:   48% of 49661 players got this question wrong, so it's worth 48 points
In the ancient Roman calendar, what number month was October?
Tenth
Twelfth
Eighth
First
Fourth

Q2:   46% of 49661 players got this question wrong, so it's worth 46 points
What October holiday was first formally celebrated in 1792 in New York City?
George Washington's Birthday
Columbus Day
Halloween
Guy Fawkes Day
Bastille Day

Q3:   31% of 49661 players got this question wrong, so it's worth 31 points
Who's the author of the first American dictionary, his birthday is celebrated on October 16?
Benjamin Franklin
Thomas Jefferson
Washington Irving
Thomas Paine
Noah Webster

Q4:   23% of 49661 players got this question wrong, so it's worth 23 points
What ends every year at 2:00 A.M. local time on the last Sunday of October?
Chinese New Years
Yom Kippur
Daylight Savings Time
The groundhog dies
Halloween

Q5:   58% of 49661 players got this question wrong, so it's worth 58 points
In ancient England, October was once called "Winmonath", which means what?
Wine month
King William's month
Month of Sundays
Monarch's month
Women's month

Q6:   34% of 49660 players got this question wrong, so it's worth 34 points
Thanksgiving is celebrated on the second Monday in October in what country?
England
Canada
Mexico
Scotland
Brazil

Q7:   36% of 49660 players got this question wrong, so it's worth 36 points
October 4th is the Catholic feast day named after what founder of the Franciscan Order?
St. Bernard
St. Jude
St. Francis
St. Thomas
St. James

Q8:   43% of 49660 players got this question wrong, so it's worth 43 points
Congress declared October 9th a day honoring what Viking explorer often credited with discovering America before Columbus?
Erik the Red
William the Conqueror
Leif Eriksson
Pedro the Fat
Ingemar Johansen

Q9:   74% of 49660 players got this question wrong, so it's worth 74 points
October 18th marks the anniversary of the American flag being raised over what newly acquired territory in 1867?
Hawaii
Alaska
Louisiana
Texas
Arizona

Q10:   55% of 49658 players got this question wrong, so it's worth 55 points
What organization's charter was officially signed on October 24th, 1945?
The United Nations
The AFL-CIO
NATO
The Organization of American States
The Campfire Girls

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