Kill A Half-Hour Question

Kill A Half-Hour Question

Take a break from your workday with Jonathan Drake’s “Kill-A-Half-Hour Question” presented by Rosati’s Pizza!  It happens afternoons at 3:50pm.  Be the first on the phone with the correct answer and win at $20 gift card from Rosati’s Pizza!  If you ever miss an answer, look ‘em up below:

2015 Kill-A-Half Hour Questions & Answers:

Thursday 3/26/15
About 1/3 of potential home buyers, passed on buying a house after they discovered it had THIS. What?
Clues: “Mailbox” … and “Superstition”
Answer: The number 13 in the address.

Wednesday 3/25/15
Roughly 14,000 of THESE will be shown on TV this year alone. What are we talking about?
Clues: “Categories” … and “Alex Trebek”
Answer: Answers on ‘Jeopardy.’

Tuesday 3/24/15
If you’re the owner of THIS, you probably use it twice a week, on average. What is it?
Clues: “Numbers” … and “Dial Tone”
Answer: A landline phone.

Monday 3/23/15
In a recent survey revealed that THIS is the number-one thing people are scared of in their own homes. What?
Clues: “Kitchen” … and “Sink”
Answer: Their garbage disposal.
(Congrats to our on-air winner, Sarah from Oakwood!)

Friday 3/20/15
Experts predict that the world may see its first one of THESE in about 20 years. First what?
Clues: “Money” … and “12 zeroes”
Answer: Trillionaire.
(Congrats to our winner, Rob from Monticello!)

Thursday 3/19/15
Almost 1 in 5 people in the workforce admit they have quit a job for THIS personal reason. What is it?
Clues: “Advice” … and “Parent”
Answer: Their mom told them to.
(Congrats to our winner, Nick from Argenta.)

Wednesday 3/18/15
About 1 out of 50 children born in 2015 will goe their entire life without ever having one of THESE.
What is it?
Clues: “Identity” … and “Only when you’re in trouble”
Answer: A middle name.

Tuesday 3/17/15
Though most of us think we’d be “set for life” if we had THIS, a recent estimate by WalletHub
valued that average one at less than $1.3 million. What are we talking about?
Clues: “Leprechaun” and “Rainbow”
Answer: A leprechaun’s fictional “pot of gold.”

Monday 3/16/15
A recent survey showed this is the SECOND biggest pet peeve people have when they are at the
gym. What is it?
Clues: “Awkward” … and “Undressed”
Answer: Naked people talking to them in the locker room.

Friday 3/13/15
About 1/3 of school kids when to class today with THIS hand-held item in their backpacks. What?
Clues: “Hands” … and … “Anti-bacterial”
Answer: Hand sanitizer.

Thursday 3/12/15
About 1 in 5 adults say they do THIS in order to look smarter to others. What?
Clues: “Volumes” … and … “Bookshelf”
Answer: Display books at their home or office.
(Congrats to our winner, Santosh from Urbana.)

Wednesday 3/11/15
A recent study has revealed that an overworked brain, may result in WHAT?
Clues: “Mouth” … and … “Binge”
Answer: Overeating.
(Congrats to the winner, amanda from Champaign!)

Tuesday 3/10/15
Even though this is a requirement, almost a THIRD of us say we simply don’t do it. What are we talking about?
Clues: “Travel” … and “Phone”
Answer: Turn off the phone or switch to airplane mode when flying.
(Congrats to our winner, Sue from Bement!)

Monday 3/9/15
Nearly 4 in 10 members of the workforce say they do THIS every day at work. Do what?
Clues: “Appearance” and “Informal”
Answer: Dress casually.
(Congrats to Cynthia from Rantoul who was first with the correct answer!)

 

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