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

365 Days of Amazing Trivia! Page-A-Day Calendar 2020 by Workman Publishing

Every Tuesday is a Trivia Tuesday on AmericaJR… Look for five new trivia questions and answers from the “365 Amazing Trivia Facts for 2020” calendar…

This Week’s Questions:

  1. Michael B. Jordan is an American actor who had his first film role in the 2001 movie Hardball. What does his middle initial stand for?
  2. Which ancient Greek artist had the distinction of being the only sculptor to depict Alexander the Great during Alexander’s lifetime?
  3. What is BMX an acronym for?
  4. Of Jane Austen’s six novels, which two were published after her death in 1817?
  5. Who was the youngest editor-in-chief of the now-defunct Lucky magazine?

This Week’s Answers:

  1. Bakari. It means “noble promise” in Swahili.
  2. Lysippus. The admired sculptor is believed to have made over 1,500 works in bronze, including several renderings of Alexander.
  3. Bicycle Motorcross (the X in BMX stands for “cross”), a cycling sport that involves racing and stunt riding.
  4. Persuasion and Northanger Abbey. The four novels published during Austen’s lifetime are Sense and Sensibility, Pride and Prejudice, Mansfield Park, and Emma.
  5. Eva Chen. She was 33 when she took on the role.

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


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