Thursday, February 8, 2007

General Trivia Answers #169-174

Answer 169: Entertainment & Food -- I Am Stuck on a Band-Aid

d) Les Nessman

Richard Sanders played the radio station's news reporter from 1978 to 1982.

Answer 170: History & Government -- Alma Mater

a) Oberlin

Mary Hosford Fisher, Elizabeth Prall Russell, and Caroline Rudd Allen graduated with Bachelor of Arts degrees in 1841.

Answer 171: Math & Science -- Passing Gas Giant

d) Voyager 1

The unmanned craft had also come within 217,000 miles of Jupiter twenty months earlier.

Answer 172: Geography & Nature -- Struggling Species

b) Flowering plants

716 flowering plants and 346 mammals were endangered as of December 2004.

Answer 173: Literature & Arts -- The Write Stuffing

a) A.A. Milne

Alan Alexander wrote the stories for his six-year-old son, Christopher Robin, who appears as the only human character in the stories.

Answer 174: Sports & Games -- Old School

c) Ohio State

In 1960, the two led their college to the NCAA Final Four championship with Bobby Knight as one of their teammates.

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