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?

Astrology is accepted as a science in India. The Supreme Court has confirmed this, and courses in astrology are offered by multiple colleges. (Source)

 

There is a hotel that sits right on the border of Switzerland and France. A set of stairs started in France and ended in Switzerland upstairs. The upper rooms were thus ideal as a hideout for French Resistance members during WWII as the Nazis weren’t allowed to cross into the Swiss side. (Source)

 

Platypus sperm contains five sex chromosomes, XXXXX for female offspring and YYYYY for male. (Source)

 

The inventor of the circular saw was a woman by the name of Tabitha Babbitt. (Source)

 

The luxury automobile division of the Rolls Royce brand is actually owned by BMW. The actual Rolls Royce company operates exclusively in the defence sector, building planes, ship engines and nuclear submarines. (Source)

 


 

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