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. What is the name of the afflicted patient in the classic board game Operation?
  2. In the iconic shower scene in Alfred Hitchcock’s film Psycho, what was used to create the illusion of blood?
  3. In Australia, what animal outnumbers humans by almost two to one?
  4. What was Harry S. Truman’s middle name?
  5. How much saliva does the average person produce a day?

This Week’s Answers:

  1. Cavity Sam. In recent versions of the game, Sam has picked up some decidedly modern diagnoses, including a gamer’s thumb and a headphone headache.
  2. Watered-down chocolate syrup.
  3. Kangaroos. Periods of high rainfall in Australia encourage kangaroo population growth by providing more food for them.
  4. Simply the letter S. Harry’s parents couldn’t decide whether Harry’s middle name should honor his maternal grandfather, Solomon Young, or his paternal grandfather, Anderson Shipp Truman.
  5. Between two and four pints. People typically produce the most saliva during the late afternoon.

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

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