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?

Ada Lovelace (1815-1852), an English mathematician and writer, is considered the first computer programmer. Her notes on Charles Babbage’s Analytical Engine describes an algorithm for the Analytical Engine to compute Bernoulli numbers.  (Source)

 

All cognacs are brandies but not all brandies are cognacs.  (Source)

 

China has strict rehab camps for internet addicts.  (Source)

 

Pope Leo IV had a wall constructed around Vatican City.  (Source)

 

Black cats crossing your path is considered good luck in some places like England, Ireland, and parts of Asia. (Source)

 


 

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