Tuesday, July 14, 2009

Trivia Quiz #27: Answers

1. What did Pieface collect?

A. Autographs
B. Stamps
C. Coins
D. Comic Books

The answer is B. Pieface was a philatelist:

This was a major point in the origin story of Sonar in GL #14.

2. Abin Sur, the prior Green Lantern for Earth's sector, had what job in his non-GL identity?

A. Sports star
B. Newspaperman
C. Physics professor
D. History professor

Abin Sur was a history professor, as we learned in Green Lantern #16's slightly misnamed Earth's First Green Lantern:

I say slightly misnamed as Abin Sur was not from Earth although he did patrol our sector.

3. True or false: Hal Jordan was shown smoking a pipe occasionally.

A. True
B. False

The answer is A, True, as you can see in the panels above with him discussing stamps with Pieface.

4. Who was Abel Tarrant?

A. The Tattoed Man
B. Sonar
C. Star Sapphire
D. Black Hand

Abel Tarrant was the Tattoed Man.

5. What was Green Lantern's occupation in 5700 AD?

A. Spaceball player
B. Solar Director
C. Superhero
D. Scientist

GL was the Solar Director in 5700:

Jonathan Miller got #3 and #4 correct, as did Michael Sensei. Jacque Nodell takes second place for the week, getting #2, #3 and #4 correct. Michael Rebain gets the blue ribbon, with #2, #3, #4 and #5. Great job!