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. Where in the world can you find the PEZ Visitor Center, a tribute to the famous candy dispensers?
  2. What is the biggest holiday of the year in terms of greeting-card sales?
  3. For one day in 1998, the city of Topeka, Kansas, changed its name. What was its name for that one day?
  4. What do the words jaunty and awful have in common?
  5. Who is the author of the Nancy Drew books?

This Week’s Answers:

  1. Orange, Connecticut. The center has thousands of PEZ dispensers on display, along with PEZ-related memorabilia such as vintage posters.
  2. Christmas. Valentine’s Day comes in second place, followed by Mother’s Day and Father’s Day in third and fourth, respectively.
  3. ToPikachu. The name changed celebrated the arrival of Pokemon games in the U.S.
  4. They were both considered as names for the dwarfs in Walt Disney’s Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937).
  5. The books are credited to “Carolyn Keene,” which is a pseudonym for several ghostwriters who have penned the novels over the years.

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


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