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Barking Up the Wrong Tree
Quiz No. 36
December 20, 2023
1 / 10

In January 1539, what King of England gave up on his efforts to make Christina of Denmark his fourth wife?

Arthur III
Henry VIII
Richard II
Pius XI
Someone had their Wheaties this morning.
Remember, it's the taking part that counts... or so they say.
Your answer, it seems, will remain untold.
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2 / 10

What former Black Sabbath frontman released the solo album Bark at the Moon in 1983?

Peter Gabriel
David Lee Roth
Barry Gibb
Ozzy Osbourne
You've outdone yourself.
You've just given me a new appreciation for silence.
You’re out of time.
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3 / 10

Peppermint bark is most traditionally consumed around what holiday?

Christmas
St. Patrick's Day
Halloween
Cinco de Mayo
I'll give credit where it's due.
Is this your version of thinking outside the box?
Looks like the sand ran out of your hourglass.
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4 / 10

The outer bark of most trees is comprised of phellem, better known as what?

Camp
Cake
Chalk
Cork
Today might just be your day.
Somewhere, a Jeopardy contestant is laughing.
Time’s up.
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5 / 10

What Prime Minister of the United Kingdom famously sought a policy of appeasement with Nazi Germany in 1938?

Winston Churchill
Neville Chamberlain
Harold Wilson
Wendell Willkie
I might just let you sit in my chair... for a second.
Is this your version of being avant-garde?
Time’s up.
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6 / 10

What Swedish pop group turned down a reported $1 billion in 2000 to reunite for a series of concerts?

INXS
ABBA
AC/DC
U2
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.
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7 / 10

What historic tree near Hadrian’s Wall in England was felled by vandals in September 2023?

Merlin's Hat Tree
Strawberry Sap Pine
Sycamore Gap Tree
Toomer's Oak
Surprising, but good job.
Some answers are just playing hard to get.
Where's a time machine when you need one?
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8 / 10

Which of these dog breeds native to New Zealand was bred to use their bark to herd and drive sheep?

Chihuahua
Dunker
Karst Shepherd
Huntaway
Not bad for a rookie.
Not quite there, but an entertaining guess nonetheless.
Your answer, it seems, will remain untold.
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9 / 10

What is the term for the process of removing bark from a tree?

Decortication
Defenestration
Diluvion
Deflocculation
Give yourself a round of applause. I won't.
I appreciate your... unique perspective.
Oh, too slow.
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10 / 10

The oldest living tree in the world is named after what Biblical figure?

Japheth
Cleopas
Methuselah
Abel
Even a squirrel finds a nut sometimes.
Everyone's got their off days. Today's just yours.
Time is a fickle friend.
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FINAL SCORE
124
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