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Archive for December, 2015

Trivia Question for December 17, 2015 – Wright Brothers Trivia

On December 17, 1903, two brothers from Dayton, Ohio, with no formal engineering training defied gravity in their flying machine over the dunes of North Carolina’s remote Outer Banks. Orville and Wilbur Wright made the first powered, sustained and controlled manned airplane flight on this day in history.

 

QUESTION:

During their lifetimes, how many times did the Wright Brothers fly together?

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Trivia Question for December 10, 2015 – Candy Canes

Candy canes date back to the 1600’s according to some, and they’ve been part of Christmas since the 1800’s.    They however have come in several types over time.

QUESTION:

When did we begin to see what is now the traditional red & white striped candy cane?
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Trivia Question for December 3, 2015 – Laurel and Hardy

 

On this date in history… On December 3, 1927, the first Laurel and Hardy film, Putting Pants on Phillip, was released.

QUESTION:

How many films did the team of Laurel and Hardy appear in?

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