We’re #2!

WE’RE #2!….Everybody knows the biggest, the longest, and the first, but how about the second biggest, second longest, and just plain second? See how you do on this 10-question quiz about second place finishers.

(And if it’s too easy for you, give it to your kids. It’s a good exercise in learning how to use the internet to look stuff up!)

Question

1st

2nd

What is the highest mountain in the world? The second highest?

Mt. Everest

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Who was the first king of England? The second?

William the
Conqueror

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Who was the first man to walk on the moon? The second?

Neil Armstrong

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What country has the highest population? 2nd highest?

China

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What is the first element in the periodic table? The second?

Hydrogen

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What is the longest river in the world? The second longest?

The Nile

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Who was the first black man to play major league baseball? The second?

Jackie Robinson

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What is the bestselling book of all time? The 2nd bestselling?

The Bible

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Who made the first solo airplane flight across the Atlantic? Who was 2nd?

Charles Lindbergh

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What plane dropped the first atomic bomb on Hiroshima? The 2nd one on Nagasaki?

Enola Gay

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