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

Page-a-Day trivia calendar

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 movie gave Ronald Reagan his “Gipper” nickname?
  2. Whose house is known as Rowan Oak?
  3. What is a lepidopterist?
  4. What year did the Washington, DC, Metro system open?
  5. Miley Cyrus has quite the country music lineage. In fact, her godmother is what country great?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

This Week’s Answers:

  1. Knute Rockne, All American. Reagan played Notre Dame football player George Gipp in the 1940 film.
  2. William Faulkner. The author and his wife bought the Oxford, Mississippi, home in 1930, and he lived there until his death in 1962.
  3. A person who studies or collects butterflies and moths. The Lepidopterists’ Society was founded in Cambridge, Massachusetts, in 1947.
  4. 1976. That makes it a good deal younger than the subway systems in New York City and Boston, which opened in 1904 and 1897, respectively.
  5. Dolly Parton. Parton appeared on Cyrus’s television show, Hannah Montana, and Cyrus has performed covers of Parton’s song “Jolene.”

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

 

 

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