Tuesday, June 30, 2009

General Trivia Answers #3,889-3,894

Answer 3,889: Entertainment & Food -- No Bull

c) Moose

Bill Scott provided the voice for Bullwinkle J. Moose when Rocky and His Friends debuted in 1959.

Answer 3,890: History & Government -- Fear of Fear

a) Franklin Roosevelt

The line was part of his first inaugural address on March 4, 1933.

Answer 3,891: Math & Science -- Optional Organ

a) Appendix

Also known as the vermiform, it may have served a purpose before humans began to eat meat.

Answer 3,892: Geography & Nature -- Defining the Dominion

d) Virginia

In 1663, King Charles II considered the colony to be one of his four dominions and emblazoned it on his shield alongside Scotland, Ireland, and France.

Answer 3,893: Literature & Arts -- Fictional Father

b) G.K. Chesterton

The detective-priest first appeared in The Innocence of Father Brown in 1911.

Answer 3,894: Sports & Games -- Single Season K King

b) Nolan Ryan

The flamethrower fanned 383 batters for the California Angels in 1973, breaking Sandy Koufax's 1965 record by one.

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