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Many, many questions in The Impossible Quiz are Shout-Outs to various Internet memes, 4chan, video games and movies.

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  • For starters, the first music is "Gonna Fly Now" from Rocky. Also, the music in Question 84 is the Cantina music from A New Hope.
  • Combined with a Stealth Pun in Question 18, which is the word "Stop..." above an image of a clock with 3, 6, 9, and 12 replaced with pictures of a banana, a house, a hammer, and a bucket respectively. The correct answer is the hammer.
  • Question 42: "What is the answer to life, the universe, and everything?" The answer, of course, is the 42nd 42.
  • Question 43's "Bridget Makes Everyone..." relies on three shout-outs; the first (the fakeout) being a reference to the Guilty Gear English-sphere meme "Liking Bridget Makes You Gay", and the second and third (the answer) being a reference to the fact that Tom Cruise was in Jerry Maguire with Renée Zellweger, who had played his wife there and previously starred as the titular character in Bridget Jones' Diary.
  • Question 76 has the message "...You are my candy girl" above a bag of sugar, a jar of jam, a jar of marmalade, and a jar of honey. The question as a whole is based off of the chorus of the song "Sugar, Sugar" by the Archies; the lyrics needed to complete the question, which come directly before the question's message, are "Sugar...oh, honey, honey". You must click on the bag of sugar once and the jar of honey twice.
  • Question 108 requires you to enter the numbers from Lost into the hatch computer before the timer runs out (you are given the numbers in Question 50, in case you are not familiar with the series). If you fail, you get a Non-Standard Game Over which is very similar to what happened when the characters actually failed to enter the numbers.
  • "I'm green and have sticky balls. What am I?" The answer should be "The Prince", as in The Prince of All Cosmos, a little green boy who rolls things up in the sticky Katamari.

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  • Question 26: "A Flock of Seagulls approach you. What do you do?". The answer is "You run. You run so far away".
  • Question 44 is a reference to the infamous opening scene of Zero Wing. The question is "All your base are belong to us. You have no chance to survive make your time." The four answers given are all quotes from the opening scene.
  • Question 56 has a picture of a duck with the hair and face of Burnt Face Man saying his Character Catchphrase.
  • Question 71 and its answer are a reference to the movie Hackers.
  • Question 95 features the song Bright Eyes being played over a photo of a dead rabbit, referencing Watership Down.
  • Question 99 references "99 Red Balloons" by Nena.
  • Question 108 again references Lost in the form of the countdown timer at 108:00.

    The Impossible Quiz Book 

Chapter 1

Chapter 2

Chapter 3