Tag: games & toys

Interesting Question of the Day – 19 June 2017

Nintendo’s stock price doubled when Pokemon Go was released, and then dropped by a third. Why? The first new player to comment on the website with the correct answer wins a free drink at their next iQ Trivia show.

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Interesting Question of the Day – 4 January 2017

Here is a picture of nine shots being lined up on an elliptical pool table. If you rule out problems with spin and friction and other variables, and deal purely with geometry, how many of these nine shots will go

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Interesting Question of the Day – 16 August 2016

Which of the following is NOT advice given by World Monopoly Champion Bjorn Knappskog? Always pay to get out of jail as soon as possible.  Buy everything you can in the early stages.  Build three houses on every street as

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Interesting Question of the Day – 10 August 2016

The Memory Lane underground vault is located in Denmark.  It is fire-proof and climate controlled.  What is stored there? The first new player to comment on the website with the correct answer wins a free drink at their next iQ

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Interesting Question of the Day – 12 April 2016

Luigi is Mario’s brother. His name is derived from the Japanese word “Ruiji”. What does ruiji mean in Japanese? The first new player to comment on the website with the correct answer wins a free drink at their next iQ

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Interesting Question of the Day – 18 September 2015

What is the highest number of knights that you could put on a chessboard such that none of them could attack another in a single move? The first new player to comment with the correct answer wins a free drink

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Interesting Question of the Day – 30 March 2015

What is the highest number of queens you could put on a chessboard such that none of them could attack another.  (So none of them shared a row, column, or diagonal.) The first new player to comment with the correct

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Interesting Question of the Day – 16 Jan 2014

Why did American soldiers use silly string in Iraq? It’s not for fun. It had a serious military application.

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Interesting Question of the Day – 14 January 2014

When it was first released, what game was criticised for being “sex in a box”?

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Interesting Question of the Day – 20 October

We’re posting interesting questions every day this week instead of the usual Sunday, Wednesday, Friday. With what religious sect are these dolls associated? And why do they have no faces?

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