1. What was the
last letter added to the modern English alphabet?
2. What is the name
of the oldest operating inn in the United States? Hint: it inspired
a book of poems by a famous American poet.
3. How many minues
of screen time did Judi Dench have in Shakespeare in Love,
the 1998 film for which she won an Oscar for Best Supporting Actress?
4. What modern electronic
device--first demonstrated to the publish at the 1939 World's
Fair--was discussed and illustrated in Scientific American
magazine in 1880?
5. How many harps are
required for an orchestral performance of Richard Wagner's opera