Try your hand at these brain-busting trivia questions. Remember, please, that you may not google or use any reference sources for the first 24 hours of this thread.
-1. How many years did Robinson Crusoe spend shipwrecked on his island?
-2. Mickey Mantle wore number 7 throughout most of his career with the NY Yankees. What number did he wear as a rookie?
-3. What was a tenth-century Chinese alchemist trying to discover when he accidentally produced gunpowder?
-4. How did Kukla, the bubble-nosed puppet featured on the TV kiddie show Kukla, Fran and Ollie
, get his name?
-5. On Wall Street, what's a "quack"?
-6. What body of water did early American settlers describe as "too thick to drink, too thin to plow"?
-7. If you saw a daibutsu in Japan, what would you be looking at?
-8. From what part of the cinnamon tree do we get the spice?
-9. How old was Stevie Wonder when he signed his first record contract?
-10. Which First Lady was known as Lemonade Lucy?