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. The smallest of the United States happens to have the longest official name. What is the name?
  2. Which king of France hung the Mona Lisa in his bathroom?
  3. Where did Cream of Wheat, Juicy Fruit gum, and Pabst Blue Ribbon beer all make their debuts?
  4. What is the name of the official mascot of the Pittsburgh Steelers?
  5. New York is always reinventing itself. What can you find 190 miles of in Manhattan at any given time, according to expert estimates?

This Week’s Answers:

  1. State of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations.
  2. King Francis I. Some say that his bathroom was a precursor to the Louvre because of the many paintings he kept there.
  3. The Chicago World’s Fair in 1893. The grand fair celebrated the 400th anniversary of Columbus’s arrival in the New World.
  4. Steely McBeam. Before 2007, the team did not have a mascot. McBeam arrived in celebration of the team’s 75th season.
  5. Scaffolding and sidewalk sheds, the structures that are put up over the sidewalks of buildings that are under construction.

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


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