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. Whose catchphrase was “Say goodnight, Gracie”?
  2. Alexander the Great had a strong bond with his horse. What was the horse’s name?
  3. What are the names of the original Pointer Sisters?
  4. Green slime has been a big part of the image and brand of the kids’ TV network Nickelodeon. On what Nick show did slime first appear?
  5. PowerPoint wasn’t always part of Microsoft. The tech giant bought the program for $14 million, beating out the likes of Apple and Xerox. What was the name of the company that originally built PowerPoint?

This Week’s Answers:

  1. George Burns. He would say it at the end of The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show.
  2. Bucephalus. According to legend, no one but Alexander could tame the wild animal.
  3. Ruth, Anita, Bonnie, and June.
  4. You Can’t Do That on Television. The show started in Canada in 1979 before Nick began airing it in 1981.
  5. Forethought Inc. The sale to Microsoft closed in 1987.

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


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