Past Trivia

Question for January 19,2021

Professional Lego builder, Jumpei Mitsui, has completed what can only be described as a masterpiece: a LEGO replica of…
  • The Great Wave off Kanagawacorrect answer
  • Moby Dick
  • The Monk by the Sea
  • The Gulf Stream

Jumpei Mitsu, a certified professional LEGO builder, has completed what is being called a masterpiece: a LEGO replica of Hokusai’s “The Great Wave off Kanagawa,” one of Japan’s most iconic images. It’s quite amazing.

Question for January 18,2021

What underwater species uses their “wings” for quick bursts of speed? The…
  • Mobula ray
  • Spinner dolphin
  • Sea angelcorrect answer
  • Olive ridley sea turtle

Sea angels are named after their resemblance to snow angels - they have translucent white bodies with wings. They use their “wings” for quick bursts of speed and they may just be the most magical thing we’ve ever seen…

Question for January 17,2021

It’s time for a new Free the Ocean Giveaway! Three lucky winners will receive two of our favorite...
  • Surfboards
  • Books (signed by the authors)correct answer
  • Paintings
  • T-shirts

The Free the Ocean Book Giveaway is on! We’re giving away two of our favorite books, both signed by the authors, to three winners! Feeling lucky?

Question for January 16,2021

During the monsoon season in Bali (late November - February), beaches are being buried in a tide of plastic waste. Up to _____ tons of plastic are ending up on the beaches every day.
  • 3
  • 18
  • 60correct answer
  • 200

Every day during the monsoon season, up to 60 tons of plastic washes up on Bali's famous beaches - due to monsoon weather, poor waste management and a global plastic pollution crisis.

Question for January 15,2021

What do the Mandarin Fish and the Blue Ringed Octopus have in common? They are two of the World’s most _____ creatures.
  • Talkative
  • Psychedeliccorrect answer
  • Smallest
  • Translucent

From the Mandarin Fish and the Blue Ringed Octopus, to surreal sea slugs and rainbow birds, these psychedelic creatures show off Mother Nature’s wild side.

Question for January 14,2021

Want to help remove MORE plastic from the ocean? For just _____ a day, you can sign up for Plastic+ and we’ll double your removal of plastic!
  • 17 centscorrect answer
  • 85 cents
  • $1.50
  • $3.00

For just 17 cents a day ($5 a month), we’ll DOUBLE your removal of plastic from the ocean and coastlines… every day you play the trivia!

Question for January 13,2021

Who said the following quote: “We know only too well that what we are doing is nothing more than a drop in the ocean. But if the drop were not there, the ocean would be missing something.”
  • Drew Barrymore
  • Mother Teresacorrect answer
  • Vincent Van Gogh
  • Mahatma Gandhi

The inspirational Mother Teresa once said, “We know only too well that what we are doing is nothing more than a drop in the ocean. But if the drop were not there, the ocean would be missing something.” It is one of our favorite quotes!

Question for January 12,2021

Known as the Jane Goodall of the sea, Dr. Denise Herzing has dedicated her life to researching which of the following marine animals in the Bahamas:
  • Wild spotted dolphinscorrect answer
  • Barracudas
  • Starfish
  • Nurse sharks

Dr. Herzing has dedicated her life to researching wild spotted dolphins in the Bahamas. And now you can go underwater and fall in love with these sacred creatures…

Question for January 11,2021

True or False: The words “ocean” and “sea” mean the same thing.
  • True
  • Falsecorrect answer

Although the words “ocean” and “sea” are often used to mean the same thing, they’re not. Seas are smaller than oceans and are usually located where the land and ocean meet.