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. Who was the first Asian woman to receive an Emmy nomination for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series?
  2. What country’s flag features a black hat?
  3. Despite popular conception, there is no evidence that Vikings ever wore horned helmets. Where did the image of the Viking with the horned helmet originate?
  4. What is the actual name of the Scooby-Doo character nicknamed Shaggy?
  5. In the Harry Potter series, what are the three spells known as the “Unforgivable Curses”?

This Week’s Answers:

  1. Sandra Oh. She was nominated in 2018 for her role as Eve Polastri on BBC America’s Killing Eve.
  2. Lesotho. The hat, known as a Basotho hat or a mokorotlo, sits against a blue, white, and green tricolor background.
  3. Artists in the 19th century were fond of painting Vikings with horned helmets, and the image stuck.
  4. Norville Rogers. Norville (aka Shaggy) is the owner and best friend of Scooby-Doo.
  5. The Killing Curse (Avada Kedavra), the Cruciatus Curse (Crucio), and the Imperius Curse (Imperio).

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


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