Trivia Tuesday: 5 New Trivia Questions from “Page-A-Day”

Every Tuesday is a Trivia Tuesday on AmericaJR… Look for five new trivia questions and answers from the “365 Amazing Trivia Facts for 2017” calendar.

This Week’s Questions:

  1. What trophy was originally known as the Dominion Hockey Challenge Cup?
  2. What unlikely group of celebrities purportedly banded together and fled New York in a rental car after the terrorist attacks of 9/11?
  3. What composer was romantically linked to novelist George Sand?
  4. What is the word for when fans dress up as characters from movies or stories they like at conventions and other gatherings?
  5. Kraftwerk, a German band, released one of the longest songs ever in 1974. What was it called?

 

 

 

 

This Week’s Answers: 

  1. The Stanley Cup. The top prize in hockey was first awarded in 1893.
  2. Urban myth says Michael Jackson, Elizabeth Taylor, and Marlon Brando made it all the way to Ohio.
  3. Frederic Chopin. He disliked her initally, but eventually they fell in love.
  4. Cosplay. It’s a portmanteau of “costume” and “play.”
  5. “Autobahn.” The LP version is 22 minutes long.

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

 

 

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