10 most difficult people riddlesPeople quiz
How tall was the tallest person ever in recorded history?
Robert Wadlow from Alton, Illinois was 2.72 m in height and weighed 220 kg at the time of his death at age 22. His great size and his continued growth in adulthood were due to hyperplasia of his pituitary gland, which results in an abnormally high level of human growth hormone.
Who served as the U.S. Secretary of State under Presidents George Washington and John Adams?
President Washington appointed Pickering to the position of Postmaster General in 1791. After briefly serving as Secretary of War, he became the Secretary of State in 1795, and remained in that office after President Adams was inaugurated. President Adams dismissed him in 1800 due to Pickering's opposition to peace with France during the Quasi-War.
Who won the first Women's World Chess Championship?
Vera Menchik was a British-Czechoslovak-Russian chess player who gained renown as the world's first women's chess champion. She successfully defended her title six times in every other championship held during her lifetime, losing only one game, while winning 78 and drawing four games.
Which artist created the term "social sculpture"?
Social Sculpture is a phrase to describe an expanded concept of art. Beuys created the term "social sculpture" to embody his understanding of art's potential to transform society. As a work of art, a social sculpture includes human activity that strives to structure and shape society or the environment. The central idea of a social sculptor is an artist who creates structures in society using language, thoughts, actions, and objects.
In which of these countries has the lowest population density?
About 19,731,984 people live in Australia on an area of 7,686,550, which gives 2.6 people per km². Next is Canada 3.3, Russia 8.5 and Saudi Arabia 12 people.
What is misandry?
an excessive amorousness
a kind of venereal disease
the hatred of women
the hatred of men
Misandry is the hatred of, contempt for, or prejudice against men or boys. It is parallel in form to misogyny, and either "misandrous" or "misandristic" can be used as the adjective forms of the word.
Who holds the record for the deepest scuba dive?
An Egyptian scuba diver holds the Guinness World Records for both The Deepest Scuba Dive (Male) and The Deepest Scuba Dive in Sea Water. On 18 September 2014, he dived to a depth of 332.35 metres. While the descent took only 15 minutes, the ascent took 13 hours and 35 minutes due to the decompression stops.
What is the annual global human population growth?
around 120 million
around 80 million
around 70 million
around 20 million
Global human population growth amounts to around 83 million annually. The global population has grown from 1 billion in 1800 to 7.6 billion in 2017. It is expected to keep growing, and estimates have put the total population at 11.2 billion by 2100. Many nations with rapid population growth have low standards of living, whereas many nations with low rates of population growth have high standards of living.
Which of these countries is the most populous?
With over 95 million inhabitants, Egypt is the third-most populous country in Africa (after Nigeria and Ethiopia). Italy has around 60 million inhabitants, France 67 and Turkey 79.