Trivia Recap – (Game #608) – December 4, 2021 – Virtual/Streaming

Here were the questions we had in a virtual trivia game December 4, 2021:

Round One

1) Olympics – What is the most recent U.S. city to host a Summer Olympic Games?

2) Food – Although modern technologies, both in refrigeration and shellfish farming, have made the advice moot, it was long suggested that oysters should only be eaten in months that contain what letter in their names?

3) Words – What seven-letter word that refers to the territorial jurisdiction of a bishop is derived from the Greek for “administrative division”?

4) Actors – Krishna Bhanji is the birthname of what actor, who won an Academy Award for his performance as the title character in the 1982 film Gandhi?

Mystery One

Name the board game based on the definition of a word that is also the title of the game.

M1) Noun. The part of the skull that encloses the brain

M2) Noun. The art and practice of conducting negotiations between nations

M3) Noun. A state or condition of distress, annoyance, or difficulty

M4) Verb. To start with fright or amazement; Be overwhelmed

Round Two

1) TV Networks -Name one of the two TV networks that were combined to form The CW in 2006.

NERD POINT: Name both.

2) Money – From the 1600s until the adoption of the euro in 2002, what did the Netherlands use as its national currency?

3) Performers -In 2016, what woman became the first person to have performed at a Super Bowl, the Grammy Awards, and the Academy Awards all in the same year?

4) Folklore -The Yeti, or Abominable Snowman, is a creature of folklore that is said to live in what mountain range?

We missed all of these but #3.

Final: George Washington Carver and Booker T. Washington are among the notable people who were laid to rest in a cemetery on the campus of what school?

Got this, moved up to third from fourth.

As always, Go Pods, and stay classy, Jane Fonda!

One thought on “Trivia Recap – (Game #608) – December 4, 2021 – Virtual/Streaming

  1. round one
    atlanta, R, diocese, ben kingsley
    round two
    WB/UPN, guilder, lady gaga, himalayas
    mystery one
    cranium, diplomacy, trouble, boggle
    mystery two
    nelly furtado, terrell owels, jane fonda, kit harrington
    final – tuskegee university

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.