AMERICAJR NETWORK :: COACH'S CORNER PRO SHOP :: SAND CREEK RECORDS :: LIFE MADE EASY

:: DETROIT, MICHIGAN USA << >> LIVE STOCK TICKER :: MESSAGE BOARDS ::
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

AMERICAJR EMAIL

Email Login
Password
New users
sign up!

Detroit's Only FREE E-mail Provider

<< Trivia >>

ARCHIVED TRIVIA

"365 AMAZING TRIVIA FACTS FOR 2012"

Source: Page-A-Day / Workman Publishing

Every Tuesday is a Trivia Tuesday on AmericaJR.com!!

THIS WEEK'S QUESTIONS

1. When it comes to human anatomy, what's a floating rib?

2. What 1935 tragedy is referred to as Black Sunday?

3. What did Yippie leaders Abbie Hoffman and Jerry Rubin "nominate" for president at the Democratic National Convention in Chicago in 1968?

4. What TV sitcom was inspired by the lives of young actress-to-be Meredith Baxter and her struggling divorced mother, actress Whitney Blake?

5. Why is the tallest of the nine candles on a Hanukkah menorah known as the shamash, which means "servant" in Hebrew?

THIS WEEK'S ANSWERS

1. A lower rib that is attached only to the spine, and not to the sternum (aka breastbone) or any other ribs.

2. The massive dust storm that blew soil all the way from the southern Great Plains States (the Dust Bowl) to the East Coast.

3. A hog named Pigasus. The Yippie nickname was an acronym of their radical antiwar political organization, the Youth International Party.

4. One Day at a Time, which featured Bonnie Franklin as the single mother of two teenage daughters.

5. Because its flame is lit first and used to light the other eight candles--one a day during the eight-day Festival of Lights.

 

 

 

Back to our Trivia section.

 

 

 

>> Bookmark This Site Now! <<

doteasy.com - free web hosting. Free hosting with no banners.
 

 

Find a better job on the nation's largest job network.

 

BACK TO THE AMERICAJR ONLINE HOMEPAGE

Copyright © 2012 AmericaJR.com. All Rights Reserved.
Unauthorized duplication or use of Text, Photos, Videos, Site Template, Graphics and or Site Design is Prohibited by Federal and International laws. See our Notice/Disclaimer.

AMERICAJR NETWORK :: COACH'S CORNER PRO SHOP :: SAND CREEK RECORDS :: LIFE MADE EASY