Are you a master of common facts?
by Olivia Seitz


Trivia masters and know-it-alls, this one is for you! Having knowledge on a variety of subjects is the key to acing this quiz. What's the fun of limiting yourself to knowing one subject inside and out when you can learn them all? Pop culture, science and geography aren't the only subjects you'll want to brush up on! You'll even find some history and vocabulary in this quiz. Brush up on your facts to make sure you're ready!

Think you can name all the colors of the rainbow? Do you know your way around a sheet of music or are you the master of an instrument? Can you finish some famous phrases from history? Maybe you can even name the homes of a few international landmarks. This quiz will really test your knowledge of all things!

Can you name a television show from a small description? Can you name the author of some of the most famous literature in history? Do you know all about the most recognizable cartoon characters on television? If you can answer questions like these, then consider yourself ready.

If you're a living fact book who can quickly pull out a fact on any subject, you'll have no trouble answering these general questions. Jump into it and see what you can score!


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