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The Ultimate ’00s Trivia Quiz

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  1. 1. Which album sold more copies: James Blunt's "Back to Bedlam" or Amy Winehouse's "Back to Black"? /
    "Back to Bedlam"
    "Back to Black"
  2. 2. In 2005, where was the first Live 8 concert held?

    Makuhari Messe, Japan
    Hyde Park, London
  3. 3. In 2000, it was decided that four countries would automatically qualify for the final of the Eurovision Song Contest. Which were they?

    Italy, Belgium, Ireland, and the United Kingdom.
    France, Germany, Spain, and the United Kingdom.
  4. 4. Which Sugababes album sold more copies?

    "Push the Button"
    "About You Now"
  5. 5. What is Eminem's real name?

    Bruce Mathers II
    Marshall Bruce Mathers III
  6. 6. The title of "The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time" is a quote from which fictional detective?
    Hercule Poirot
    Sherlock Holmes
  7. 7. How does Richard Dawkins famously describe God as in "The God Delusion"?

    "Arguably the most unpleasant character in all fiction."
  8. 8. In "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows", who kills Nagini?

    Luna Lovegood
    Neville Longbottom
  9. 9. Who is the protagonist of "The Da Vinci Code"?

    Jacques Saunière
    Robert Langdon
  10. 10. Which Cambridge college does Cecilia from Ian McEwan's "Atonement" attend?

  11. 11. Russell Brand and Jonathan Ross were widely criticised in 2008 for leaving a rude message on whose answerphone?

    Claire Greenway / Getty
    Andrew Sachs
  12. 12. Who resigned over the decision to go to war with Iraq in 2003 and received the first ever standing ovation in the House of Commons?

    Robin Cook
    Claire Short
  13. 13. Which country was the first to legalise same-sex marriage in 2001?

    The Netherlands
  14. 14. What was Barack Obama's 2008 presidential campaign slogan?

    "Change we can believe in"
    "A leader we can believe in"
  15. 15. What was George Bush doing when the September 11 attacks began in 2001?

    Reading to schoolchildren
    Playing golf
  16. 16. How tall was Mac, the character in the snowboarding video game "SSX"?
  17. 17. What does the Sims cheat "Ctrl + Shift + C: rosebud" give you?

    1,000 Simoleons
    100,000 Simoleons
  18. 18. Which game made its debut on the Nokia 3310?

    Space Impact
  19. 19. In which country was Angry Birds developed?

  20. 20. Why was the Wii so named?

    The "ii" is supposed to represent two people standing side-by-side, playing the game.
    It sounds like "We".
  21. 21. Which newspaper does "Sex and the City"'s Carrie Bradshaw write a column for?

    Hutton Archive / Getty
    The New York Star
    The New York Sun
  22. 22. On "Lost", the survivors of a plane crash are left on a desert island. What was their flight?

    Oceanic Airlines Flight 815
    Atlantic Airlines Flight 514
  23. 23. What was the name of the boyband who lost out to Girls Aloud on "Popstars: The Rivals"?

    One True Voice
  24. 24. Which two "Friends" characters are the only pairing to have never kissed?

    Chandler and Ross
    Monica and Phoebe
  25. 25. Who was the first housemate to be evicted from the "Big Brother" house?

    Sada Walkington
    Nichola Holt
  26. 26. Which film won Best Picture in the 2002 Oscars? /
    "The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers"
  27. 27. What is the name of Cady's school in "Mean Girls"?

    West Bank High School
    North Shore High School
  28. 28. Which celebrity has a cameo role in "Bridget Jones's Diary"?

    Tony Blair
    Salman Rushdie
  29. 29. Which pop singer starred in S Club's 2003 film "Seeing Double"?

    Will Young
    Gareth Gates
  30. 30. Which airport features in "Love Actually"?

    London Gatwick
    London Heathrow
  31. 31. What was Facebook originally called?

    Justin Sullivan / Getty
  32. 32. What was the first video uploaded to YouTube?

    "Me at the zoo"
    "Rick Astley – Never Gonna Give You Up"
  33. 33. How fast did Amazon's first Kindle sell out?

    In five and a half hours
    In a week
  34. 34. What is Myspace Tom's last name?

  35. 35. To send messages via BlackBerry PIN, what do you use?

  36. 36. Which of these pictures of David Beckham was taken in the '00s?

    Mark Thompson / Getty / Jamie McDonald / Getty
  37. 37. Who scored England's winning points in the 2003 Rugby World Cup?

    Jonny Wilkinson
    Jason Robinson
  38. 38. Who was the captain of the England team in the 2005 Ashes?

    Michael Vaughan
    Geraint Jones
  39. 39. Who did Italy beat in the 2006 World Cup final?

  40. 40. Where were the 2004 Olympics held?

  41. 41. Who did Louis Vuitton collaborate with to create this iconic bag?
    Victoria Beckham
    Takashi Murakami
  42. 42. Who is Jack Wills named after?

    Co-founder Peter Williams' grandfather
    Co-founder Robert Shaw's art teacher
  43. 43. Who made chunky highlights fashionable on 2002's "American Idol"?

    Kelly Clarkson
    Justin Guarini
  44. 44. During the 2004 Superbowl, what did Janet Jackson accidentally flash?

    Her bum
    A nipple
  45. 45. What animal do Abercrombie & Fitch use as their logo?

    A moose
    A seagull
  46. 46. In which song did Justin Timberlake write about his breakup with Britney Spears?

    Kevin Winter / Hutton Archive / Getty
    "Cry Me a River"
    "Like I Love You"
  47. 47. Which man featured in Kim Kardashian's 2007 sex tape?

    Kris Humphries
    Ray J
  48. 48. Which two members of S Club Juniors are now in The Saturdays?

    Frankie and Rochelle
    Daisy and Hannah
  49. 49. Which of her "One Tree Hill" co-stars did Sophia Bush date first?

    Chad Michael Murray
    James Lafferty
  50. 50. What is Lindsay Lohan's middle name?


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