• Shark Bait


    Students: Create a Word File named Shark Bait. Type the question of the day. Use the Internet to find the answer.
    Email the questions and answers to krandall@horrycountyschools.net every 2 weeks. Teacher will announce email dates.

    Day Shark Bait Questions
    1 Name the superintendent of Horry County Schools.
    2 Name the governor of South Carolina?
    3 What is the State Capitol of South Carolina?
    4 What is South Carolina's largest river?
    5 Who was South Carolina's first governor?
    6 What is South Carolina's state tree?
    7 How many state senators are there in South Carolina?
    8 What is South Carolina's state butterfly?
    9 What is the State Fish of South Carolina?
    10 What is South Carolina's largest lake?
    11 What is the oldest college in South Carolina?
    12 What are the top 3 agricultural crops in South Carolina?
    13 What is South Carolina's nickname?
    14 What is South Carolina's state game bird?
    15 Name the only SC US Senator elected by write in votes
    16 How many SC Counties border the Atlantic Ocean?
    17 How many frogs are used to make SC Traditional Frogmore Stew?
    18 Where can you find the worlds largest collection of outdoor sculptures?
    19 How many times a day does the average person laugh?
    20 What is the most used letter in the English alphabet?
    21 What is the coldest continent in the world?
    22 How many glasses of milk does a cow give in a lifetime?
    23 Odontophobia is the fear of what?
    24 Does sound travel faster in air or water?
    25 What was the first coin to have a president on it?
    26 At what temperature does water become air?
    27 How many species of poisonous birds are there in the world?
    28 What do the stars on the American flag mean?
    29 How many stripes are on the American flag? And what do they represent?
    30 How many branches are in the Unites States government?
    31 How long do we elect senators for?
    32 Name the two Presidents that were Impeached
    33 Name the First Actor to be Elected President
    34 Who was Vice President and  President and not elected to either post?
    35 What President served in both World War 1 & 2
    36 Name the only President to take the oath of office from a female judge
    37 Name the only President to unanimously elected
    38 Who was the First President to have a Christmas tree in the White House?
    39 Before becoming a politician, what was President Lyndon Johnson's occupation?
    40 Name the tallest and shortest US President? What was their height? 
    41 Which president had a pet bear while in office?
    42 What was President William McKinley pet Parrot name?
    43 Which U.S president was the last not to have a college degree?
    44 How many flowers are in the design stamped on each side of an Oreo cookie?
    45 What food is the leading source of salmonella poisoning?
    46 What falling fruit supposedly inspired Isaac Newton to write the laws of gravity?
    47 What is used to de-headed, de-veined and sort by size shrimp?
    48 What fast food restaurant  introduced the first modern-day drive-thru window
    49 If Black-eyed peas are not peas.  What are they?
    50 How much pizza do Americans eat  each day?
    51 How many rows are on an ear of corn?
    52 How many grapes does the average person eat each year?
    53 According to the FDA, what is the only fish to produce real caviar?
    54 Where was the first Pizza Hut built?
    55 What animal has three eye lids?
    56 Why are Flamingos pink? 
    57 What percent of jelly fish is water?
    58 In what season do children tend to grow the fastest?
    59 What state has the highest percentage of people who walk to work?
    60 How many letters does the Hawaiian alphabet have? 
    61 What is the average amount of time that a human will spend kissing in his life?
    62 What is the only animal that never sleeps?
    63 How many inches are there in one mile?
    64 What does a snail breath from?
    65 What percent of people in this world are left handed?
    66 How fast does a sneeze travel out of your nose?
    67 How many different animal shapes are in the animal cracker zoo?
    68 How many gallons of water does the average person personally use in a day ?
    69 On average, how many other people in this world have the same birthday as you?
    70 How many grooves are there on the edge of a quarter?
    71 Is it possible for a fish to drown?
    72 How would a lizard communicate with another lizard?
    73 How fast can a turkey run?
    74 What was the oldest known animal to live? How long did it live?
    75 What kind of bird is the only bird that can fly backwards?
    76 What is the only letter in the alphabet that is not in any of the states’ names?
    77 Where is the only place where you can see the sun rise on the Pacific and set on the Atlantic?
    78 Where were the first miniature golf courses put?
    79 What is the most spoken language in the world?
    80 Who invented popcorn?
    81 What is another name for a male kangaroo?
    82 What is another name for a female kangaroo?
    83 About how much will one lemon tree produce in one year?
    84 What was the first capitol of the United States?
    85 How many dimples are there on an American golf ball?
    86 What was the last letter added to our alphabet?
    87 What is the first state in America to reach sunlight each morning?
    88 What does “ZIP” stand for in “ZIP Code?”
    89 What is the only U.S. state that grows coffee?
    90 What U.S. state has never came below the temperature of 0 degrees?
    91 What is the official dance of the state of Washington?
    92 How many letters look the same down as right side up?
    93 Each year the average American eats how many pounds of apples?
    94 What is the only New England state without a seacoast?
    95 Who was the only President to be defeated by his Vice President?
    96 Where and when the first escalator was built?
    97 What is the most common name in nursery rhymes?
    98 What is the raised bump reflectors on the U.S roads named?
    99 How long is the Statue of Liberty’s nose
    100 What color are beavers teeth?
    101 About how much water dose the sun evaporate a day?
    102 What is the tallest bird on earth and how tall is it?
    103 A pelican can hold more food in its beak or its belly?
    104 Which state is home to the first tea farm?
    105 How long can beavers hold their breath under water?
    106 Name the only mobile national monument in America
    107 Name the only mammals that can not jump
    108 What is the fastest healing part of the human body?
    109 What contains more Vitamin C - Strawberries or Oranges
    110 Name the most Eastern and the Most Western State in the US
    111 Average American eats how many cookies in his/her lifetime?
    112 What animal is trained by the US Coast Guard to spot people at sea?
    113 How many steps are in the Capitol building in Washington DC?
    114 What was the Original name of Nashville, Tennessee?
    115 How much has Mt. Everest grown over the last 100 years?
    116 Which state in the US produces the most toothpicks?
    117 What is the area code of Cape Canaveral, Florida?
    118 How many Americians live within 50 miles of where they were born?
    119 US Interstate Highways with even numbers run in which direction?
    120 One acre of peanuts will make how many peanut butter sandwiches?
    121 What size sandal does the Statue of Liberty wear?
    122 What is the dot over the I called?
    123 What is the most consumed fruit in the world?
    124 What was the first fruit eaten on the moon?
    125 Which finger has the fastest growing nail?
    126 Which contains more sugar? Lemon or Strawberry
    127 Was Tug-of-War ever an Olympic sport?
    128 What was the Lollipop names after?
    129 What was the White House called before it was given the name White House in 1901? 
    130 What is a group of Porcupines called?
    131 Name the most Northern, Western, and Eastern state in the US.
    132 What is the fear of being tickled by feathers?
    133 What is the fear of happiness?
    134 In Olympic archery, what is the standard distance of the target from the archer?           
    135 Which water sport is the official state individual sport of Hawaii?    
    136 What figure of speech meaning, “including everything”, comes from three major parts of a musket?  
    137 In what country were the Winter Olympics first held: When ?   
    138 What igneous rock has a density less than water?   
    139 What is the only snake in the world that builds a nest for its eggs?
    140 Who sang the title song “Grease” in the 1978 musical motion picture?
    141 In 1863, which U.S. President declared that the last Thursday in November should be celebrated as Thanksgiving?
    142 Which famous toy manufacturer is also the world’s largest tire manufacturer by units produced?     
    143 A word that is spelled the same forwards and backwards is called a what?    
    144 The adult human skeleton is made of up how many bones?
    145 When referring to cables used to transmit audio/video, what does HDMI stand for?
    146 What two sisters faced each other in the finals of the French Open, Wimbledon, and US Open in 2002?
    147 Who is the only basketball player to score 100 points in a single NBA game?  
    148 In what city would you find the Wizard of Oz?
    149 Where does Spongebob Squarepants work?
    150 The United States Supreme Court consists of how many judges?    
    151 Which country financed Christopher Columbus’ 1492 exploration?   
    152 In which national park would you find the geyser known as “Old Faithful”? 
    153 In the game of pool, what is the standard color for the one ball?
    154 Able to be seen from outer space, what is Earth’s largest living structure?   
    155 Who was the commander of the Confederate Army during the battle of Gettysburg?
    156 What automobile manufacturer was first to implement the assembly line for the mass production of an entire automobile?
    157 The southernmost part of the US is located in which state?
    158 In the classic board game Monopoly, how much does it cost to buy a railroad?
    159 “My bologna has a first name” are the first words of a classic Jingle advertising what company?  
    160 Founded in 1921, this company was credited with being the first “fast food” chain?
    161 What is the name for the longest side of a right triangle?
    162 What does the acronym for the German multinational company BMW stand for? 
    163 What was major league baseball’s Yogi Berra’s real name? 
    164 In our solar system, which planet has the shortest day?
    165 In the Harry Potter series, what is the name of Harry’s pet owl?
    166 In geometry, how many sides are on a heptagon?
    167 The Heisman Memorial Trophy is awarded annually to the most outstanding player in which college sport?  
    168 In our solar system which two planets are known as ice giants?
    169 What does the acronym USB stand for when referring to a computer port?
    170 What are the three main ingredients in the campfire treat known as a “s’more”? 
    171 What fast food franchise has the most worldwide locations?
    172 “Granny Smith” is a popular type of which fruit?
    173 In the movie “The Wizard of Oz”, what did the Scarecrow want from the wizard?
    174 Who wrote the Pledge of Allegiance of the United States?
    175 What vitamin is produced when a person is exposed to sunlight?
    176 What is the most popular breed of dog in the United States?
    177 What is a group of lions called?
    178 What are the five boroughs of New York City?
    179 What do you call a group of unicorns?
    180 Which planet is furthest from the sun? 
    181 How many US states border the Pacific Ocean? 
    182 What is the largest internal organ of the human body?
    183 What is the fastest fish in the Ocean?
    184 How many U.S. presidents were only children?
    185 What is the fear of clowns called?
    186 In Horse racing, how many furlongs are in a mile?
    187 The Electoral College in the United States is made up of how many electors?
    188 How many keys are on most baby grand pianos?  
    189 Which state of the United States is the smallest?
    190 Gumbo is a stew that originated in which state?  
    191 In which U.S. state would you find Mount Rushmore?
    192 In the United States which breed of dog is commonly known as a firehouse dog?  
    193 How many squares are there on a chess board?
    194 Which President is on the United States 1,000 dollar bill?
    195 Who is next in line to succeed the President, after the Vice President?
    196 What was the first wild card NFL team to win the Super Bowl?
    197 Aspirin comes from the bark of what tree?  
    198 What is the white part of the inside of an egg called?
    199 What 3 countries do not use the metric system?
    200 How far can a dog walk in the woods?