Tuesday Trivia – December 10, 2019 – Trivia Quiz for Young and Old

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# 1: What is the first name of former US First Lady and the wife of President Jimmy Carter?

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Rosalynn (Rose) Carter was First Lady of the United States from 1977 to 1981. She is married to the 39th President of the United States, Jimmy Carter.

# 2: What is the assembly of cardinals for the election of a pope called?

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A conclave is a meeting of the College of Cardinals convened to elect a new Pope.

# 3: Which African country is larger in area?

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Today, Sudan is the third largest country in Africa (after Algeria and the Democratic Republic of the Congo).

Sudan was the largest country in Africa and the Arab world until 2011, when South Sudan separated into an independent country.

# 4: Who is the narrator of Anna Sewel’s famous story Black Beauty?

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The story is narrated in the first person as an autobiographical memoir told by the horse named Black Beauty.

# 5: Fox Mulder and Dana Scully are characters in which TV series?

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The X-Files is an American TV series created by Chris Carter. It ran nine seasons, from 1993 to 2002 on Fox, spanning 202 episodes. The series revolves around FBI Special Agents Fox Mulder and Dana Scully.

# 6: In 1971 (and 2005), Tony Christie wanted to find the way to which city?

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Is This the Way to Amarillo is a song written by Neil Sedaka and Howard Greenfield, referring to Amarillo, Texas. The song was first recorded by Tony Christie and released in the UK in November 1971. A re-issue in 2005 reached number one in the UK.

# 7: Who plays Iris, the teenage child prostitute, in Taxi Driver (1976)?

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Jodie Foster's first significant role came in 1976 as a child prostitute in Taxi Driver, for which she received a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress.

# 8: Which year was the first Winter Olympics held?

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The 1924 Winter Olympics, officially known as the I Olympic Winter Games, were held in 1924 in Chamonix, France.

# 9: Faggots are a traditional dish in which country?

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Faggots are a traditional dish in the UK. A faggot is traditionally made from pig's heart, liver and fatty belly meat or bacon minced together, with herbs added for flavoring and sometimes bread crumbs.

# 10: A polygon with five sides is known as a:

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In geometry, a polygon with five sides is known as a pentagon.

An octagon has 8 sides, a heptagon 7 sides, and a hexagon 6 sides.

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