Today’s Trivia

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Welcome to Daily Trivia. There is a game to play here. The photo above relates to one of the items below. The first reader to correctly tell us in the comments what item the photo belongs to, and why, gets bragging rights. Sometimes they are obvious, other times the obvious answer is the decoy. Can you figure it out tonight?

Queen Elizabeth does not hold a passport. Since all British passports are issued in the queen’s name, she herself doesn’t need one. She just has to say that she is the queen.  (Source)

 

Monaco (2.02 sq km), a sovereign city-state in Europe, could fit into Central Park (3.41 sq km) almost twice.  (Source)

 

Neil Armstrong was nearly killed while training for the moon mission. He ejected from his aircraft at the last possible second, and then went back to his office as if nothing had happened. He only acknowledged the event when pressed by a fellow astronaut.  (Source)

 

Frogs can’t swallow with their eyes open.  (Source)

 

The opposite of deja vu is ‘jamais vu’. This happens when you experience something you recognise but feel extremely unfamiliar with. It can also happen when seeing a person you know or reading a word you’ve seen many times before. (Source)

 


 

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