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 2018” calendar.

This Week’s Questions:

  1. What US president volunteered for military service–after he had already served as commander in chief?
  2. What is the Japanese word for being present while sleeping?
  3. In 2006, A History of Violence became the last movie to receive what?
  4. What institution holds 8 million objects, spanning more than 2 million years of human history?
  5. What national landmark is held together not by mortar, but by gravity and friction?

 

 

 

 

This Week’s Answers:

  1. Theodore Roosevelt. He volunteered to serve in World War I ten years after his presidency had ended.
  2. Inemuri. And in Japanese culture, it usually isn’t considered bad or embarrassing, just a side effect of being overworked.
  3. A VHS release.
  4. The British Museum. It also receives more than 6 million visitors each year.
  5. The Washington Monument.

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

 

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