The High Pitch Erik Game

Howard gave a caller the chance to play The High Pitch Erik Trivia Game, explaining that Erik had been asked a series of trivia questions--the caller must guess whether or not Erik answered them correctly. 3 out of 5 takes home a cash prize.

The questions/prompts, followed by the caller's prediction and Erik's answer:

Who invented the telephone? No. "Benjamin Franklin."

What is Obama's middle name? No. "Bin!"

How many sides does an octagon have? Yes. "Five?"

What do the stars on the US flag stand for? Yes. "The fifty states."