Trivia Tuesday: 5 New Trivia Questions from “Page-A-Day”

"365 Days of Amazing Trivia - 2021 Calendar"

Every Tuesday is a Trivia Tuesday on AmericaJR… Look for five new trivia questions from the “365 Amazing Trivia Facts for 2021” calendar…

This Week’s Questions:

  1. What was the first film created and released by Studio Ghibli, the famous anime studio cofounded by director Hayao Miyazaki?
  2. What is the natural habitat of the screaming hairy armadillo? (Yes, that’s a real animal.)
  3. What is the name of a hit musical about a group of washed-up Broadway stars who come to help a girl who wants to bring her girlfriend to a dance at her conservative school in small-town Indiana?
  4. Which three U.S. states have five-syllable names?
  5. In sculpture, what does the term contrapposto mean?

This Week’s Answers:

  1. Castle in the Sky (1986).
  2. Screaming hairy armadillos can be found in parts of Bolivia, Argentina, and Paraguay, and in dry regions with sandy soil.
  3. The Prom. The show, which debuted on Broadway in 2018, earned a slew of Tony nominations and critical acclaim.
  4. Louisiana, North Carolina, and South Carolina.
  5. The sculpted figure’s weight is mostly distributed onto one foot, creating an asymmetrical stance. This is famously seen in Michaelangelo’s David.

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

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