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Quiz: Are you smarter than Barack Obama?
by Staff
The 44th U.S. president graduated from Harvard Law School and won the Nobel Peace Prize, but there's a chance you might know something he doesn't. A slight one. Take this quiz to find out.

What is Hawaii’s state bird?

  • nene goose
  • Pacific loon
  • Hawaiian petrel

Which country is home to more Baskin-Robbins ice cream shops than the United States?

  • India
  • France
  • Japan

Which Hawaiian varsity basketball team won the state championship in 1979?

  • Punahou School
  • Pohukaina School
  • Iolani School

When was Harvard Law School founded?

  • 1902
  • 1876
  • 1817

In what year did the Harvard Law Review elect its first black president?

  • 1988
  • 1990
  • 1992

During which presidential campaign was the Rock the Vote movement launched?

  • Ronald Reagan
  • William J. Clinton
  • Barack Obama

What is the capital of Illinois?

  • Champaign
  • Chicago
  • Springfield

What does the name Malia mean?

  • perhaps, probably
  • defender, protector
  • resembles God

What audiobook won a Grammy for Best Spoken Word in 2006?

  • “My Life”
  • “Dreams from My Father”
  • “A Song Flung Up to Heaven”

Which American Kennel Club (AKC) group does the Portuguese water dog belong in?

  • sporting
  • herding
  • working

Where was the 2009 Major League Baseball All-Star game held?

  • Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Mo.
  • U.S. Cellular Field in Chicago, Ill.
  • Miller Park in Milwaukee, Wisc.

How many people in the United States suffer from smoking-related lung and heart diseases?

  • 4.2 million
  • 8.6 million
  • 10.3 million

How many albums have The Rolling Stones recorded?

  • 29
  • 33
  • 39

Who is the main villain in the “Harry Potter“ book series?

  • Lord Voldemort
  • Severus Snape
  • Bellatrix Lestrange

What is Africa’s largest slum?

  • Zawadi
  • Buruburu
  • Kibera

What year did Spike Lee's movie "Do the Right Thing" hit theaters?

  • 1988
  • 1989
  • 1991

Who won the Nobel Peace Prize in 2008?

  • Liu Xiaobo
  • Al Gore, Jr.
  • Martti Ahtisaari

How do you say "toilet" in Indonesian?

  • taman
  • kamar kecil
  • bemo

What do you call it when a Scrabble player uses all seven tiles in one play?

  • turkey
  • bingo
  • scrabble

How tall is David Letterman?

  • 6 feet, 2 inches
  • 6 feet, 4 inches
  • 6 feet, 5 inches