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 king of France when the French Revolution began?
  2. The ratel is an animal better known by what name?
  3. Where in the world did Gorgonzola cheese originate?
  4. What is the name of the giant dark patch that scientists have observed on Pluto’s moon Charon?
  5. The Manhattan Municipal Building in New York City is crowned with a glided statue of a woman. Who posed for the statue?

This Week’s Answers:

  1. King Louis XVI. The revolution led to the execution of the king and his infamous wife, Marie Antoinette.
  2. The honey badger. This notoriously irascible creature is a part of the weasel family and is related to skunks and ferrets.
  3. Italy—specifically, Lombardy and Piedmont.
  4. Mordor Macula. The name is a playful nod to The Lord of the Rings.
  5. Audrey Munson, who has been dubbed “America’s first supermodel.” Munson modeled for many statues in New York City and across the country.

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


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