Trivia for Friday 8/17/2012

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#1 [SCIENCE] What's the name of the crater that NASA's Curiosity Probe landed in on Mars?

#2 [POLITICS] Who is Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney's running mate?

#3 [SCIENCE] What's the largest planet in our solar system?

#4 [TECH] What's the name of the movie about Mark Zuckerberg, the creator of Facebook?

#5 [ENTERTAINMENT] In what city is the animation studio located that produced the new movie ParaNorman?

#6 [WORLD] Who is Bashar al-Assad?