Today is Monday January 23, 2017
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Trivia Quiz

The Triva Quiz is heard Monday through Friday morning at 7:42. Winners must wait 30 days before they can win again.

Questions, Answers and Winners!

Friday 1/20
Who was first president to be inaugurated on January 20th?
Answer: FDR
Winner: Ron Van Ness of Tyler

Thursday 1/19
Who was the 2nd actor to play Darren Stevens on Bewitched?
Answer: Dick Sargent
Winner: Larry Jowell of Tyler

Wednesday 1/18
What was the former name of New York?
Answer: New Amsterdam
Winner: Debbie Murphy of Tyler

Tuesday 1/17
How many squares on a checker/chess board?
Answer: 64
Winner: Nathaniel Moran of Tyler

Monday 1/16
What kind of golf ball did Kramer sink into a whale’s blowhole?
Answer: Titlist
Winner: Cliff Kolinger of Lindale

Friday 1/13
Who said, “A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on?”
Answer: Winston Churchill
No winner

Thursday 1/12
What was Motown Records originally known as?
Answer: Tamla Records
Winner: Jack Clephas of Tyler

Wednesday 1/11
Name the first person to fly solo across any part of the Pacific Ocean.
Answer: Amelia Earhart
Winner: Ray Terry of Whitehouse

Tuesday 1/10
Name the Benedictine monk who invented champagne.
Answer: Dom Perignon
Winner: Will Christian of Tyler

Monday 1/9
Which president took the oath of office on 2 bibles?
Answer: Obama
Winner: Drew Boring of Tyler

Friday 1/6
Who wrote “The Great Gatsby?”
Answer: F. Scott Fitzgerald
Winner: Rick Boone of Flint

Thursday 1/5
Who was the 30th President?
Answer: Calvin Coolidge
Winner: James Aldridge of Bullard

Wednesday 1/4
Who is the guest vocalist on the song Shiny Happy People by REM?
Answer: Kate Peirson
Winner: Rich Heldman of Tyler

Tuesday 1/3
In what year did Alaska become the 49th state?
Answer: 1959
Winner: Charles Richter of Tyler

Thursday 12/29
Richard Augustus Wagstaff is better known by what name?
Answer: Dick Clark
Winner: Chet Thomas of Whitehouse

Wednesday 12/28
Which Stevie Wonder song starts “No New Years Day to celebrate?”
Answer: I Just Called to Say I Love You
Winner: Hershal Massenburge of Tyler

Tuesday 12/27
What do Italians where on New Years Day for good luck?
Answer: Red underwear
Winner: Anabelle Johnson of Lindale

Monday 12/26
No Show

Friday 12/23
How many gifts would you get if you received all the gifts of the 12 days of Christmas?
Answer: 364
No winner

Thursday 12/22
Why did the Grinch hate Christmas?
Answer: His heart was 2 sizes too small
Winner: Andrew Smith of Henderson

Wednesday 12/21
What was Disney’s first full length animated color film?
Answer: Snow White
Winner: Ashely Ebey of Carthage

Tuesday 12/20
Name the 3 characters that sang The Chipmunk Song?
Answer: Alvin, Theodore and Simon
Winner: Will Apple of Longview

Monday 12/19
In A Charlie Brown Christmas what did Lucy want instead of “Stupid Toys?”
Answer: Real Estate
Winner: No winner

Friday 12/16
What is the last name of the family in National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation?
Answer: Griswold
Winner: James Mills of Tyler

Thursday 12/15
Which US president banned Christmas trees in the Whitehouse?
Answer: Teddy Roosevelt
Winner: John Byers of Tyler

Wednesday 12/14
How old was George Washington when he died?
Answer: 67
Winner: Matt Mauldin of Bullard

Tuesday 12/13
Who wrote the songs for the 1954 film White Christmas?
Answer: Irving Berlin
Winner: Melody Leach of Lindale

Monday 12/12
What country does the poinsettia orignate from?
Answer: Mexico
Winner: Eugene West

Friday 12/9
Who is Catherine Zeta Jones’ father in law?
Answer: Kirk Douglas
Winner: Steve Nulf of Tyler