Trivia 2007 - The Questions Have Arrived ( Winners Being Announced)

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  1. Herman Snerd

    Herman Snerd Jedi Master star 6

    Oct 31, 1999
    Okay, here at last are the questions. As always you can ask for a clarification on any question, but I make no promises to answer. [face_mischief]

    The game begins now and ends at 11:59 PM (board time) on Sunday, July 15th. Remember to submit the answers to me by PM only. Also, only one answer sheet will be accepted, so DO NOT turn in any answers until you are finished.

    A word for those who are spectating this game. It's appreciated if you taunt the players about answers you know, but actually giving them the answers is extremely frowned upon. Similarly, if you find that you're the subject of a question in any way, feel free to sell the answer to the highest bidder, but don't give it away for free. :p

    Now, on with the game.

    [b]Before the Saga[/b]

    1)In exchange for going on a mission with Qui-Gon, which OC Jedi Master is promised a month's vacation by Mace Windu?

    2)For which story by [b]BrentusofGath[/b] is Chapter 15 subtitled 'Revelations?'

    3)In what humorous fic does Palpatine own a nanny droid named [b]F8-22[/b]?

    4)Find a story in which young Obi-Wan grants his permission for Bail and Liana Organa to adopt his brother.

    5)In the first post of a humorous story, a young Palpatine's mother finds a summer job for the future Sith Lord. The job is to babysit for a Mr. and Mrs. Plagueis. Angry at this turn of events, who does young Palpatine decide will be the first to suffer?

    6)Which of these characters does not belong in the Before the Saga forum? Lorn Revan, Darth Bandon, Darth Vermus, General Katyae Zhein, Rhyna Loprin

    7)What reposted story was completed on March 12th, 2003 and who wrote it?

    8)What two stories hold the record for most post replies in Before the Saga?

    9)What is the number of the medical droid in a Before the Saga story that involved leeches?

    10)Who came up with the title for the first fic ever posted by the Former CR and Founder of the Grand Rapids FF?

    11)Name the Jedi Healer who used the drug Sematex to eventually break Obi-Wan's spirit and control him.

    12)Carth Rixar prefers to be called by what nickname?

    13)The following story title has been thesaurus-ized: [i]Perchance Via Eventide Thou Mightest Wane[/i]. Decipher the correct title and name the author.

    14)Name the young girl who is mistaken for a young boy by Jedi Padawan Caelen.

    15)Who wrote a one-post story set on Naboo, 830 years before the Battle of Yavin?

    [b]The Saga[/b]

    1) What follows is the first letter of every word from the first sentence of a story begun in 2005. Name the story and authors.

    "I__ w__ a r__ b__ m__, D__."

    2)In an AU story, Shaak Ti is beheaded by Palpatine, who is leading the clonetrooper assault on the Jedi Temple. In what story does this happen?

    3)Unscramble the following bit of nonsense to find a story title: "Ten toed ducks try to snub word." (Ignore capitalization, quotation marks and the period at the end.)

    4)In an AU story post on 6/11/06 (month/day/year), Luke destroyes the Death Star, but the battle occurs above Alderaan instead of Yavin. Name the author of the fic in which this transpires.

    5)In [i]Sanctuary of Time[/i], who was the leader of the planetary rebellion on the planet Jarlath?

    6)Name the one-post story in which Anakin is recorded singing the theme song to [i]Titanic[/i].

    7)Zett Jukassa was/is a Padawan of which two Jedi Masters?

    8)What is the handle of Tie pilot Amalia Debetta?

    9)In a Matrix cross-over, what two programs from Anakin?s past did Morpheus find in his mind that didn?t quite fit the others.

    10)In the fic [i]Dissent Rising[/i], what weapon does Typho use against Vader before he kidnaps Leia?

    11)According to a story by [b]Miana Kenobi[/b], what is River Tam's midichlorian count?

    12)Name a songfic inspired by a song by enya.

    13)True or False: Meri Irhanah becomes a knight four years after the mindwipe of Alex Arieh?

    14)In the story [i]A Necessary Deception[/i], what is the name of the assistant that Palpatine assigns to Bai>
  2. Herman Snerd

    Herman Snerd Jedi Master star 6

    Oct 31, 1999
    Question #13 in the "People and History" section has been amended and should now be correctified.

    For question #6 in "People and History," Herman considers reviewers and editors as separate groups. So, the question asks for reviewers only.
  3. sabarte

    sabarte Jedi Padawan star 4

    Sep 8, 2005
    What, is this trivia...from the future?!

    I need to remember to write a Beyond story on October 24. :p
  4. Herman Snerd

    Herman Snerd Jedi Master star 6

    Oct 31, 1999

    Smart-ass comments are not appreciated and the typo has been corrected. :p
  5. JediNemesis

    JediNemesis Jedi Padawan star 4

    Mar 27, 2003
    Answers known to me: 1

    This is an improvement. Last year (when I was playing) the total answers I knew offhand was somewhat less than 0 :p
  6. Layren

    Layren Jedi Master star 5

    Oct 28, 2003
    Woo! I know the answer to two questions right off the top of my head. Unfortunately that's all I know without doing some major digging :p

  7. Mira_Jade

    Mira_Jade The Fanfic Manager With The Cape star 5 Staff Member Manager

    Jun 29, 2004
    3 questions![face_dancing]

    I feel like I accomplished something. LOL[face_blush]

  8. Jturtle

    Jturtle Jedi Padawan star 4

    Jun 9, 2006
    Yeah! I know the answer to 2 questions! :D

    I think. :p
  9. Bri_Windstar

    Bri_Windstar Jedi Grand Master star 4

    May 27, 2002
    This game is always so evil. I love it. [face_devil]

    This is where the fun begins! :D
  10. Healer_Leona

    Healer_Leona Squirrel Wrangler of Fun & Games star 9 Staff Member Manager

    Jul 7, 2000
    1) What follows is the first letter of every word from the first sentence of a story begun in 2005. Name the story and authors.

    "I__ w__ a r__ b__ m__, D__."

    Wow, I could only chuckle at that and be quite happy I am not playing this game. ;)
  11. YodaKenobi

    YodaKenobi VIP star 6 VIP

    May 27, 2003
    Just so you guys know, I already answered all the questions and sent them in to Herman, so you may as well save yourselves some time and not bother O:)
  12. G__Anakin

    G__Anakin Jedi Master star 4

    Apr 2, 2006
  13. lazykbys_left

    lazykbys_left Jedi Padawan star 4

    Feb 17, 2005
    . . . I've just been struck with the urge to archive the JC Fanfic forums on my computer. :-B

    - lazy
  14. Jedi-Ant

    Jedi-Ant Jedi Padawan star 4

    Jan 3, 2007

    The art of being full of oneself:

    *All talk and bluster

    *Full of yourself with nothing to back it up.

    8-} :p

  15. Amrita_Glittersong

    Amrita_Glittersong Jedi Youngling star 1

    Jan 30, 2007
    Hehe, I'm glad I decided to wait a year before I play; I only know one of the answers. [face_laugh] It'll be fun watching everyone scurry around, though. :p
  16. The_Face

    The_Face Ex-Manager star 5 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

    Feb 22, 2003
    :eek: =D= As evil as ever, Herman, if not more!

    Answers I know immediately where to find: Four or five

    Answers I know immediately: One (in fact I know two answers for it ;))

    It always baffles me how you even make this thing. But it's still gotta be easier than trying to answer them. :p
  17. dianethx

    dianethx Jedi Grand Master star 6

    Mar 1, 2002
    Wow, great questions. I'm sooo glad I'm not playing. I do know the answers to a couple of them.

    Good luck, everyone!!!
  18. VaderLVR64

    VaderLVR64 Manager Emeritus star 8 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

    Feb 5, 2004
    I ditto dianethx. I'm SO glad I'm not playing. [face_mischief]
  19. Miana Kenobi

    Miana Kenobi Admin Emeritus star 8 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

    Apr 5, 2000
    [face_mischief] I know one question.
  20. Jedi-Ant

    Jedi-Ant Jedi Padawan star 4

    Jan 3, 2007
    Whao!?! :eek:

    Ok... these questions, Herman... [face_hypnotized] [face_hypnotized] [face_hypnotized]

    I thought I'd have trouble being so new, but I've actually surprised myself a little, which is good. :)

    There are two questions I wanted to clarify with you, though. Do I do it in this thread, or send my question in a PM?
  21. MirandaFair

    MirandaFair Jedi Master star 4

    Jun 13, 2005
    [Speak/sings]Oh, Yobi. [/s/s]

    It wouldn't be a trivia contest without you. [face_laugh] ;) [:D]
  22. Herman Snerd

    Herman Snerd Jedi Master star 6

    Oct 31, 1999

    PM works best, since that has the least possibility of helping others. [face_devil]

    If you manage to point out a mistake on my part (curse you, Evil Twins!!!) I'll post the correction in the thread for everybody.
  23. Jade_Pilot

    Jade_Pilot Jedi Master star 5

    Dec 10, 2005
    Why is your nose a foot long? [face_mischief]
  24. WarmNyota_SweetAyesha

    WarmNyota_SweetAyesha Chosen One star 8

    Aug 31, 2004
    Wow!! These questions!! Especially the People & History section. Gonna have to sit this one out. Hope the winner puts in their sig that they won--it'll be quite an accomplishment. ;)
  25. piratedreamer

    piratedreamer Jedi Youngling star 3

    May 2, 2006
    I was thinking for a while about entering, but looking at these questions [face_laugh], I'm glad I didn't! Now I get to relax and watch you all scramble.[face_mischief]
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