Monday, June 29, 2009

General Trivia Answers #3,883-3,888

Answer 3,883: Entertainment & Food -- Tuxedo Town

b) New York

The formal clothing was created for the town of Tuxedo's annual Autumn Ball.

Answer 3,884: History & Government -- Switch Without a Hitch

d) Sweden

At 4:50 a.m. on September 3, 1967, all traffic stopped and resumed on the other side 10 minutes later. No fatalities were reported.

Answer 3,885: Math & Science -- Moon Mystery

a) Luna 3

Seventeen pictures, showing about 70% of the back of the moon, were transmitted to Earth.

Answer 3,886: Geography & Nature -- Foreign Fruit

b) Cherry

Both sweet and sour cherry trees first appeared in Europe and Western Asia.

Answer 3,887: Literature & Arts -- Superhero's Story

d) Wolverine

The six Marvel Comics issues identified him as Canadian James Howlett.

Answer 3,888: Sports & Games -- Shogi Setup

d) 20

At the beginning of the game, the men are symmetrically arranged on the first three rows of a nine-by-nine board.

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