Some Questions From Last Week
(1) Sharing its name with a spirit, what two-word term is defined as follows in the dictionary: noun - the personal impression of a goldsmith or silversmith that is struck on the completed pieces?
(2) What is the only movie featuring Tom Cruise to have won the Academy Award for Best Picture?
(3) On February 19, 1674, Charles II of England signed the Treaty of Westminster with the Netherlands ending the Third Anglo-Dutch War. This treaty saw Run Island in what is now Indonesia officially transferred from the English to the Dutch in exchange for which island, 23 square miles of land, that now has a population of 1.6 million?
The Round Up From Last Week
Last Wednesday saw another thirty teams rock on up to 3030trivia with thanks to Junction Craft Brewing. After a perfect first half, the Trivia Bastards walked away with first prize finishing up with an impressive 58 points. Congrats lads. Second place went to the Frakkin' Cylons on 54. Third place was All the Single Ladies aka the Nibletteers on 52. Other high scorers included Tip Your Waitress, Plop Plop Quiz Quiz, Da Da Putin Da Da, Fetchez la Vache, Rains of Casterbeer, Army of Bacon, Quizard of Oz, Hollogram, and Broads with Brats and Beers.
Dave Hustler (great name!) took the prize for individual glory, correctly guessing that Charles Lindbergh took 33 hrs and 30 mins to fly from New York to Paris in May 1927. Dave beat out his fellow Plop Plop Quiz Quiz teammates who all finished within half hour of the correct answer. Congrats guys. The heads and tails competition was close fought, but congrats to the best dressed man in the room for winning out with a tail when others said heads.
We're back next Wednesday, February 26, with more questions, answers, and Junction Craft. Come along! It's free to play. Tell your friends!
Here are the answers to the questions above: (1) Maker's Mark (2) Rain Man (3) Manhattan