Keats Quiz Night is run by TriviaTryst and starts at 8:30 (still on Tuesdays) now. Check out http://www.triviatryst.com/locations/#keats
Test your knowledge with these after-hours options.
Sun Jan 9 2011
Monday: Pub Quiz
BYO pencil and pad to this twice-monthly knowledge fest, which includes edifying rounds such as "Canadian or Not Canadian?" After ten rounds of five questions each, the winning team takes home 80 percent of the ticket receipts, the runners-up get 20 percent of the pot, and third place can drown their sorrows with drink tickets. 136 Atlantic Ave between Clinton and Henry Sts, Brooklyn Heights (718-222-9198, lastexitbar.com). First and third Monday of the month, 9pm.
Tuesday: Keats Quiz Night
Hey, smart-ass: Indulge your epistemophilia (that's love of knowledge, but you knew that right?) as you nosh on fish-and-chips ($15.75) and trounce the competition in categories like pop culture, literature and politics. Keats Restaurant, 842 Second Ave between 44th and 45th Sts (212-682-5490, keatsrestaurant.com). Tue 9pm.
Wednesday: Pub Quiz Trivia
Cuddle up on a red couch underneath a twinkling chandelier for a round of friendly competition, featuring everything from sports and science to an identify-this-photo round. A $50 bar tab goes to the smartiest pants in the crowd, with $25 consoling the runnerup. Common Ground, 206 Ave A between 12th and 13th Sts (212-228-6231, commongroundnyc.com). Wed 9pm.
Thursday: Trivia Night
The evening's host, Mad Tim, offers two means of winning prizes: most correct answers and best team name (past winners: "Trivia Newton John," "Sweatpants Boner" and "I Wish This Mike Was a Big Black Penis"). Wade through four rounds of questions, including Current Affairs, General Knowledge, Before & After and Pop Culture. The top team snags a 40-percent discount on their bar tab (tip: start your tab early), and the best team name gets a round of shots. Biddy's Pub, 301 E 91st St between First and Second Aves (212-534-4785, biddysnyc.com). Thu 9:30pm.—Katie Tandy