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Ballpark Figure
Quiz No. 19
November 27, 2023
1 / 10

What is the first snack mentioned in the song "Take Me Out to the Ball Game"?

Did someone help you with that?
Did you find that answer at the bottom of a cereal box?
Looks like the sand ran out of your hourglass.
2 / 10

What player's #42 uniform was retired across all Major League Baseball teams in 1997?

Cal Ripken, Jr.
Jackie Robinson
Hank Aaron
Ted Williams
Well, even a broken clock is right twice a day.
That was... a choice.
Time waits for no one.
3 / 10

An estimated one million spectators attended the 1961 inauguration of what U.S. president?

Harry S. Truman
Richard Nixon
Dwight D. Eisenhower
John F. Kennedy
Well, look who's been reading.
The 80s called; they want that wrong answer back.
Time is a fickle friend.
4 / 10

"Five hundred twenty-five thousand, six hundred minutes" is a famous lyric from what Broadway musical?

The Sound of Music
Did you just Google that?
Did your brain take a vacation?
Time waits for no one.
5 / 10

What's the famous nickname for the left field wall at Fenway Park in Boston?

Green Monster
Beantown Barricade
Grey Thunder
Red Devil
Blink twice if someone's feeding you answers.
Close... but no banana.
Oh, too slow.
6 / 10

"Almost Doesn't Count" was a Top 20 hit in 1999 for what mononymous singer?

Keep it up, and you might just be half as good as me.
It's okay, trivia's not for everyone.
Your answer, it seems, will remain untold.
7 / 10

Wrigley Field in Chicago is home to a statue of what famous sportscaster?

Vin Scully
Mel Allen
Harry Caray
Bob Uecker
Alright, show-off, keep it coming.
And here I thought you had potential.
The clock has spoken.
8 / 10

According to the United Nations, what was India's approximate total population in April 2023?

1.4 billion
2.4 billion
3.4 billion
4.4 billion
You're shining brighter than my bald spot.
You've got spirit, I'll give you that.
Time waits for no one.
9 / 10

What physicist is the namesake of a famous estimation technique that uses "back-of-the-envelope calculations"?

Max Planck
Stephen Hawking
Marie Curie
Enrico Fermi
A correct answer? Must be a fluke.
A' for effort.
Where's a time machine when you need one?
10 / 10

Which of the following was NOT one of the first five inductees into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1936?

Babe Ruth
Lou Gehrig
Ty Cobb
Honus Wagner
You're going places, just not past me.
You might want to rethink that strategy.
The clock has spoken.
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