Friday, May 29, 2009

General Trivia Answers #3,757-3,762

Answer 3,757: Entertainment & Food -- Cheese in Threes

b) Italy

Asiago cheese is named for the town of the same name, Gorgonzola for a village near Milan, and Romano for the city of Rome.

Answer 3,758: History & Government -- Death to the Death Penalty

a) Austria

Grand Duke Leopold II banished them when the nation was called Tuscany.

Answer 3,759: Math & Science -- Circling the Sun

d) Venus

The difference between its perihelion and its aphelion is less than a millon miles, and its eccentricity is only 0.007.

Answer 3,760: Geography & Nature -- Central and Surrounded

c) Chad

The country is the 20th largest in the world.

Answer 3,761: Literature & Arts -- Truth DK

c) Dorling

Dorling Kindersley is a large publisher in the U.K.

Answer 3,762: Sports & Games -- Field Cricketer

d) Turn stop

The term is completely made up.

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