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?

Spiders use body fluid pressure (hydraulics) to move their legs. (Source)

 

Brussels Sprouts grow as helical nubs on large protruding stalks. (Source)

 

The most accurate way to determine the age of a bear is to count the rings in a cross section of its tooth root under a microscope. (Source)

 

Venezuela’s population almost doubled from 17.8 million in 1986 to 31.3 million in January 2016. (Source)

 

The main reason why elephants don’t jump is because they use their size to be its primary defense against its predators. (Source)

 


 

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  • SteveWrathall

    Debra Winger starred in Black Widow-link to spiders-1

    • AS

      Well deduced Steve, points to you today

  • Michael

    Wonder Woman was an Amazon Princess, a small portion of the Amazon is in Venezuela. Link to 4.

  • Totara

    In the 1970s TV series, the Amazons (who live on Paradise Island in the Bermuda Triangle) were ageless.

    Link to #3.

  • Totara

    The Wonder Woman title has been published by DC Comics almost continuously except for a brief hiatus in 1986.

    Link to #4.

  • Totara

    The Wonder Woman character was created in 1941 by William Marston. Marston is also the inventor of the polygraph which operates on the principle of measuring changes in blood pressure.

    Link to #1.

  • bristol

    Wonder Woman has the power of microscopic vision. Link to # 3

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