New Trivia Questions from “Page-A-Day” 5/24

This week’s questions:

  1. What tiny Caribbean island has an Irish harp on its flag, a shamrock-shaped passport stamp, and St. Patrick’s Day as an official national holiday?
  2. At what time does Today show co-anchor Matt Lauer’s alarm clock go off on workdays when he’s not traveling?
  3. How many digits are there in the serial numbers on all U.S. paper currency now in circulation?
  4. The name of what Greek goddess is an anagram of her mother’s name?
  5. What legendary figure of the Old West served as a technical adviser to silent movie cowboy stars Tom Mix and William S. Hart?

This week’s answers:

  1. Montserrat, which calls itself the Emerald Isle of the Caribbean.
  2. At 4:10 a.m. EST. Lauer routinely arrives at the NBC studios in New York City at 4:45 a.m. on weekdays to prepare for the show, which airs at 7 a.m.
  3. Eight.
  4. Hera, whose mother was Rhea, the mother of the gods.
  5. Wyatt Earp, in the 1920s, in Hollywood.

Source: Workman Publishing/”Page-A-Day”

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