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On the Ball
Quiz No. 41
January 10, 2024
1 / 10

New York City's iconic Times Square Ball begins its descent at what time (EST) on New Year's Eve?

12:00 a.m.
11:59 p.m.
11:55 p.m.
11:50 p.m.
Better remember this moment, might not happen again.
Better luck next time. You'll need it.
Your answer, it seems, will remain untold.
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2 / 10

In a standard game of billiards, what color is the 8-ball?

Black
Red
Orange
Green
Not too shabby.
Not your finest moment, but we've all been there.
Oh, too slow.
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3 / 10

What structure on a ship's mast is traditionally occupied by the lookout?

Eagle's lair
Hen's roost
Raven's condo
Crow's nest
Blink twice if someone's feeding you answers.
Close... but no banana.
Oh, too slow.
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4 / 10

Which of the following refers to what is considered "normal" visual acuity?

20/20
100/100
5/5
48/65
I might have to start taking you seriously.
If only we awarded points for creativity.
Oh, too slow.
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5 / 10

What player won the Golden Ball at the 2022 FIFA World Cup?

Lionel Messi
Landon Donovan
Franck Ribéry
Cristiano Ronaldo
Making Gary proud.
Maybe stick to bingo nights?
The clock has spoken.
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6 / 10

In 2023, the state-of-the-art venue Sphere opened outside Las Vegas with a residency by what band?

Foo Fighters
Coldplay
U2
Green Day
As cool as the flip side of the pillow.
Another one bites the dust.
Time waits for no one.
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7 / 10

Who hit 73.33% of his shots to win the inaugural NBA Three-Point Contest in 1986?

Steph Curry
Larry Bird
Michael Jordan
Hakeem Olajuwon
I guess you're not just a pretty face.
If it's any consolation, that was a fun guess.
Your answer, it seems, will remain untold.
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8 / 10

What company has provided the tennis balls for the Wimbledon tournament since 1902?

Wilson
Penn
Babolat
Slazenger
Maybe there's hope for you after all.
Maybe stick to guessing your shoe size?
Time waits for no one.
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9 / 10

Which of the following is a condition involving pain and inflammation in the ball of one's foot?

Glaucoma
Angina pectoris
Dyspepsia
Metatarsalgia
Did you just Google that?
Did your brain take a vacation?
Time waits for no one.
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10 / 10

What English golfer had a hole-in-one at the 2016 Summer Olympics?

Alf Padgham
Justin Rose
Nick Faldo
Tyrrell Hatton
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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FINAL SCORE
124
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