Trivia Answers with links to more information

If you offer someone succor, what are you providing?

A. Help
B. Chaos
C. Challenges
D. Humor

 

A. Help   To learn more click on the following link:   https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/succor

 

Why was the binder clip invented?

A. Bill Holder
B. Manuscript Binder
C. Mouse Trap
D. Wood joint clamp


B. Manuscript Binder   To learn more click on the following link:  https://wiki2.org/en/Binder_clip

 

 

Why are pencils hexagonal?

A. Easier to manufacture than round ones
B. So they won't roll of the desk
C. More Pencils will fit in a box
D. Easier to hold onto.

A. Easier to manufacture than round ones     To learn more click on the following link:    https://umeshmadan.wordpress.com/tag/plumbago/

 

What were the English muffins originally called?

A. Nook crackers
B. Dimple muffins 
C. Toaster Crumpets
D. Breakfast scones

C. Toaster Crumpets  To learn more click on the following link  https://www.justapinch.com/blog/articles/read/204170/the-history-of-english-muffins


 

What is a member of the clerisy?

A. A crow
B. A magazine
C. A shell
D. An academic

D. An academic   To learn more click on the following link  https://www.dictionary.com/browse/clerisy


 

Why was PONG - the 1st video game invented?

A. Computer test
B. Warm up exercises for programmers
C. TV Commercial.
D. US Army training

B. Warm up exercises for programmers  To learn more click on the following link    https://www.ponggame.org/

 

What kind of feeling does the word yen describe?

A. Compassion
B. Surprise
C. Longing
D. Amusement

C. Longing  To learn more click on the following link    https://www.thefreedictionary.com/yen

 

What is the most mountainous state?


A. Colorado
B. West Virginia
C. Washington State
D. Montana

B. West Virginia To learn more click on the following link   https://wgntv.com/weather/what-is-the-flattest-state-in-the-united-states-and-the-most-mountainous/

 

 

The adjective ultimo is used to describe what?

A. A final object
B. An instrumental change
C. A dangerous item
D. A previous month   


D. A previous month To learn more click on the following link   https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ultimo


 

What might be hewed?

A. Basketball
B. Firewood
C. Yarn skein
D. Mason jar

B. Firewood  To learn more click on the following link  https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hew