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. According to Guinness World Records, what’s the record for the most ice cream scoops balanced on one ice cream cone?
  2. How many Earths could fit inside the sun?
  3. While most carrots are orange, that wasn’t always the case. What color did most carrots used to be?
  4. Digerati is a term used to describe what kind of people?
  5. What does it mean if wine is fortified?

This Week’s Answers:

  1. 123. The record was set by Ashrita Furman in 2017.
  2. Approximately 1.3 million. If that number makes your head spin, here’s one that’s a bit more manageable.
  3. Purple. The familiar orange coloring is the result of the 17th-century farmers cultivating mutant strains in their carrots.
  4. Those who are especially killed with digital or information technology.
  5. Spirits (often brandy) were added to the wine during fermentation, raising the alcohol content.

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


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