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:
- Bruce Springsteen’s E Street Band takes its name from a real street. Where is it?
- Name the athlete who played in the NHL for 32 years, retiring at 52.
- What distinguishes Sobrino de Botín, a restaurant in Madrid?
- In the Harry Potter books, what is the name for someone who can speak to snakes?
- What geographic feature, commonly found in cool northern climates, consists of wet, spongy ground and accumulates plant matter known as peat?
This Week’s Answers:
- Belmar, New Jersey. According to legend, that’s where the band’s keyboardist’s mother lived, and she let them rehearse there.
- Gordie Howe.
- It is the world’s oldest continuously operating restaurant. It opened in 1725.
- Parselmouth. Harry himself is one, and so is Voldemort.
- A bog. The are formed over thousands of years.
Source: Workman Publishing / “Page-A-Day”