Monday, June 22, 2009

General Trivia Answers #3,853-3,858

Answer 3,853: Entertainment & Food -- Strung by Stradivari

d) Violin

Born in 1644, the famous Italian violin maker also crafted violas, cellos, guitars, and harps.

Answer 3,854: History & Government -- Sesquicentennial Span

b) 150 years

Fifty years is called a semicentennial, and 500 years is known as a quincentennial.

Answer 3,855: Math & Science -- Alimentary, My Dear

c) Gall bladder

The organ stores bile.

Answer 3,856: Geography & Nature -- Danzig Scene

a) Gdansk

The city is the nation's main port on the Baltic Sea.

Answer 3,857: Literature & Arts -- Small Stuart

c) Mouse

The story about the quiet, little boy was made into movies in 1999 and 2002.

Answer 3,858: Sports & Games -- Hike for Mike

b) Chicago Bears

Iron Mike led them to a Super Bowl XX victory over the New England Patriots in 1986.

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