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World Records: Bodily Feats
by Staff
The human body can do some pretty amazing things, from sword swallowing to walking on fire. Some people have even earned Guinness World Records for their bodily feats. Take this test and try to set the record for most questions answered correctly.

John Evans holds the record for heaviest car balanced on a human head. How much did the car weigh?

  • 198 pounds (89.8 kg)
  • 352 pounds (156.9 kg)
  • 789 pounds (357.9 kg)

What did Josh Anderson eat in 1 minute, 45 seconds to set a world record?

  • a 12-inch pizza
  • 12 doughnuts
  • 12 hot dogs

How old was Victoria Rae White when she set the record for youngest person to ski on all seven continents?

  • 10
  • 34
  • 55

Arulanantham Suresh Joachim holds the record for longest duration balancing on one foot. How long did he stand like that?

  • 19 hours, 6 minutes
  • 48 hours, 23 minutes
  • 76 hours, 40 minutes

Joe Allison balanced how many teaspoons on his face to get his name in the Guinness Book of World Records?

  • 16
  • 18
  • 20

How many piercings does the Most Pierced Woman have?

  • 550
  • 686
  • 720

Cathie Jung holds the record for smallest waist on a living person. What does her waist measure?

  • 14 inches (35.6 cm)
  • 15 inches (38.1 cm)
  • 16 inches (40.6 cm)

Anthony Victor has record-setting hair that measures 7.12 inches (18.1 cm). Where on his body is this hair?

  • nose
  • ear
  • arm

How many Ironman races did Jacques Fox complete in 2005?

  • 7
  • 10
  • 14

What object did Michael Kettman need 28 of to set his world record in 1999?

  • basketballs
  • samurai swords
  • watermelons