Special Sub-Topic: First Things First
|When counting consecutively, what is the first number which contains the letter 'd' when expressed in words (spelled out)?|
hundred & one hundred & 100. You can try counting for yourself!
|What is the first trans-Uranium element?|
Neptunium. Uranium has atomic number of 92 while Neptunium has 93.
|Who was the first American president to be assassinated?|
Abraham Lincoln & Lincoln & Abe Lincoln. There have been only 4 American presidents assassinated: Abraham Lincoln (1865), James A. Garfield (1881), William McKinley (1901), and John F. Kennedy (1963).
|What is the first sign of the Zodiac?|
Aries. The first sign of the Zodiac is Aries, the Ram, from March 21st to April 20th.
|What is the first Newtonian law of motion?|
Law of Inertia. This law states that a body will remain at present state (whether at rest or in motion) unless acted upon by a force.
|What is the next Greek letter after 'Gamma'?|
Delta. It's alpha, beta, gamma, then of course, DELTA. The other Greek letters are epsilon, zeta, eta, ...
|Who was the first man to be launched into space?|
Yuri Gagarin. He was launched into space on April 12, 1961 aboard the Russian spaceship Vostok 1.
|What is the first month of the year to have 28 days?|
January. All months have 28 days, some just have additionals.
|What is the first of the gifts in the song '12 Days of Christmas'?|
Partridge in a pear tree. Did you know that all in all, there are 364 gifts given in that song?
|What was the first leap year of the 20th century?|
1904. The 20th century spanned the years 1 January 1901 up to 31 December 2000.
|What is the first chapter of the first Harry Potter book?|
The Boy Who Lived. The first book is of course 'Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's (Philosopher's) Stone'. 'The Beginning' is actually the last chapter of the fourth book.
|Who was the first wife of Henry VIII?|
Catherine of Aragon. All in all, he had six. They were: Catherine of Aragon, Anne Boleyn, Jane Seymour, Anne of Cleves, Catherine Howard, and Katherine Parr.
|What is the first stage of the grieving process?|
Denial. Next comes anger, then bargaining, then depression, and finally, acceptance.
|What is the first word in the King James Version of the Bible?|
In. The line goes 'IN the beginning...'.
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