In the Year 2000 – Trivia

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1. Which comedian joined the booth crew on Monday Night Football in 2000?
a-Carrottop
b-Dennis Miller
c-Mike McCoy
d-Conan O’Brien

2. Which actor interviewed President Bill Clinton for a 2000 Earth Day TV special?
a-Alec Baldwin
b-Al Pacino
c-Ed Begley Jr.
d-Leonardo DiCaprio

3. In 2000, which European country voted to shorten its presidential term from seven years to five years?
a-France
b-Poland
c-Spain
d-Italy

4. Who was Ralph Nader’s running mate on the Green Party ticket in the 2000 presidential race?
a-Steve Forbes
b-George Steinbrenner
c-Winona LaDuke
d-Angela Davis

5. Which tennis player won both Olympic gold and the Wimbledon singles title in 2000?
a-Martina Hingis
b-Venus Williams
c-Monica Seles
d-Serena Williams

6. Which musical received the most Tony nominations in 2000 with 12?
a-Aida
b-The Music Man
c-The Real Thing
d-Kiss Me, Kate

7. The remains of the Adventure Galley were discovered in shallow waters off Madagascar in 2000. This ship belonged to which famous pirate?
a-Captain Kidd
b-Blackbeard
c-Calico Jack
d-Henry Morgan

8. The lyrics of which 2000 song make reference to Halle Berry, Angelina Jolie, Cindy Crawford, and Janet Jackson?
a-We Didn’t Start the Fire
b-Who Let the Dogs Out?
c-Miss Jackson
d-Liquid Dreams

9. Which Russian nuclear submarine sank in the Berents Sea in August 2000, killing all 118 seamen aboard?
a-Granit
b-Antey
c-Belgorod
d- Kursk

10. Juliette Binoche, Leslie Caron, Lena Olin, and Judi Dench all appeared in which 2000 movie?
a-Chocolat
b-Scary Movie
c-Requiem for a Dream
d-Traffic