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 fellow painter was Vincent Van Gogh with when he famously cut off part of his ear?
  2. Dolphins have body parts called “flukes.” What’s another name for them?
  3. What are the three sizes of poodle?
  4. How many years did the Hundred Years’ War actually last?
  5. By what name is Paul David Hewson better known?

This Week’s Answers:

  1. Paul Gauguin. The two spent time as roommates in Arles, France.
  2. Tails. Dolphins have two flukes, actually, and they make up about 20 percent of the anomaly’s total body length.
  3. Standard, which is more than 15 inches tall at the highest point of the dog’s shoulders; miniature, which is between 15 and 10 inches tall at the highest point of the dog’s shoulders; and toy, which is less than 10 inches tall.
  4. 116 years. The war, between France and England, began in 1337 and ended in 1453.
  5. Bono. The rocker’s nickname comes from the Latin phrase bono vox, which means “good voice.”

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


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