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Bite Your Tongue
Quiz No. 47
January 18, 2024
1 / 10

What author of the vampire novel Dracula once described himself as "naturally secretive to the world"?

Bram Stoker
Edgar Allan Poe
H. G. Wells
Joseph Conrad
Bet you feel clever now, huh?
Better brush up on those trivia skills.
Time is a fickle friend.
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2 / 10

Which of the following is NOT a taste detected by receptors on the human tongue?

Sweet
Sudsy
Salty
Sour
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

"Don't Speak" was a big hit in 1996 for what American rock band?

Semisonic
No Doubt
Green Day
Third Eye Blind
I might have to start taking you seriously.
If only we awarded points for creativity.
Oh, too slow.
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4 / 10

According to the famous tongue twister, Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled what?

Papers
Parsnips
Peppers
Pickles
As right as purple rain.
Are you always this generous with wrong answers?
You’re out of time.
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5 / 10

Which of these animals does NOT have a pink tongue?

Elephant
Hyena
Giraffe
Rhino
Put that feather in your cap.
Points for audacity, none for accuracy.
Time is a fickle friend.
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6 / 10

In the Disney animated film Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, who is the only dwarf that doesn't speak?

Doc
Grumpy
Bashful
Dopey
I guess miracles do happen.
I've seen potatoes guess better.
Like Cinderella at midnight, your time is up.
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7 / 10

What composer explored the concepts of silence and music in his 1952 experimental work 4′33″?

John Cage
Leonard Bernstein
Philip Glass
Aaron Copland
Alright, show-off, keep it coming.
And here I thought you had potential.
The clock has spoken.
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8 / 10

What four-word phrase comprises what is known as the Glomar response?

"that's not your business"
"we'll tell you later"
"neither confirm nor deny"
"thank God it's Friday"
Alright, I’ll bite: how did you know that?
Almost had it! Kind of. Sort of. Not really.
Time’s up.
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9 / 10

In 1970, graphic designer John Pasche created the iconic "tongue and lips logo" for what rock band?

Kiss
The Rolling Stones
Aerosmith
Pink Floyd
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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10 / 10

What is the term for the small bumps found on the surface of the human tongue?

Coronae
Papillae
Antennae
Naumachiae
Hope you're feeling smug.
I'm not laughing at you, I'm laughing with you. Promise.
You’re out of time.
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FINAL SCORE
124
0 out of 10
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