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Hit the Nail on the Head
Quiz No. 3
November 3, 2023
1 / 10

In the world of carpentry, Henry F. Phillips is best remembered for his contributions to what type of fastener?

Staple
Nail
Screw
Linchpin
Watch out world.
Swing and a miss.
The clock has spoken.
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2 / 10

What is the highest score possible in a game of ten-pin bowling?

450
120
250
300
Must be your lucky day.
No one's perfect, right?
Like Cinderella at midnight, your time is up.
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3 / 10

Any carpenter worth their weight in wimbles knows a machinist's hammer is also known as what?

Lathe hammer
Ball-peen hammer
Mjölnir
Whammer hammer
Aren't you just the cat's pajamas.
And the crowd goes... silent.
Looks like the sand ran out of your hourglass.
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4 / 10

Which of these songs was a hit in the early 1990s for rapper MC Hammer?

"Mambo No. 5"
"I Would Die 4 U"
"2 Legit 2 Quit"
"Nothing Compares 2 U"
Not too shabby.
Not your finest moment, but we've all been there.
Oh, too slow.
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5 / 10

What popular sitcom starred Tim Allen as the ever-grunting Tim "The Toolman" Taylor?

Home Improvement
Full House
Spin City
Married... with Children
Here's to hoping you’re always this lucky.
I'd say I'm surprised, but I'd be lying.
Time waits for no one.
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6 / 10

What is mixed with Drambuie to make the classic cocktail known as a rusty nail?

Tequila
Rum
Champagne
Scotch whiskey
Put that feather in your cap.
Points for audacity, none for accuracy.
Time is a fickle friend.
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7 / 10

Nobody's perfect, but who came close when he threw a perfect game in the 1956 World Series?

Don Larsen
Sandy Koufax
Bob Feller
Lew Burdette
Impressive... for you.
It's not whether you win or lose, but... well, okay, it kind of is.
Time is a fickle friend.
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8 / 10

Before nailing auditions, which of these movie stars nailed boards as a professional carpenter?

Sean Connery
John Wayne
Tom Hanks
Harrison Ford
I might have to start taking you seriously.
If only we awarded points for creativity.
Oh, too slow.
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9 / 10

What type of carpenter would you typically call if you needed someone to make barrels?

Luthier
Cobbler
Cooper
Shipwright
Someone's been doing their homework.
Seems like you're playing a different game entirely.
Oh, too slow.
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10 / 10

Mike Hammer was a fictional private investigator in books by what author?

Mickey Spillane
Dashiell Hammett
Raymond Chandler
Agatha Christie
Well, even a broken clock is right twice a day.
That was... a choice.
Time waits for no one.
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FINAL SCORE
124
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