Trivia Question 01/13/24

  1. Bible Question: True or False Esau had his birthright stolen from him? (Not in reality – Esau had freely given his birthright to Jacob in exchange for a bowl of stew – Jacob and more truly his mother Rebecca conspired to steal Issac’s (Esau & Jacob’s Father) blessing by making a blind Issac believe he was blessing Esau when it was Jacob in disguise)
  2. In what year was the first Mobile Phone Call made: 1972, 1973, or 1974? (4/3/1973 Mr Martin Cooper – placed a call while in Manhatten, NY – the first call ever made was to a competitor of Mr Cooper – to inform the competitor that he had won the race to be first to introduce a mobile phone)
  3. Super Bowl 51 will always be remember for the New England Patriots amazing comeback over the Atlanta Falcons but can you remember how much the Falcons were up after the first Qtr – more or less than 20 pionts? (Neither team scored in the first qtr – At halftime the score was 21 to 3. Atlanta went up 28 to 3 with 8:31 left in the game. New England ran off 31 consecutive unmatched points to win 34 to 31 as of 2023 Atlanta has never recovered)
  4. The highest record discharged electricity from an Electric Eel is closer to: 650, 850, or 1050 volts? (860 – As little as 42 volts can prove fatal)
  5. The age of the youngest ever President of the United States is equal to the jersey number worn by: Detroit Bad Boy Bill Lambier, Dallas Big Man Dirk Nowitzki, or Laker “Show Time” star James Worthy? (BL 40, DN 41, JW 42 – Theodore Roosevelt became President at age 42)
  6. A typical modern day refrigerator icemaker takes closer to: 30, 60, or 90 minutes to make a new batch of ice?
  7. In 1974 92% of all NFL Kick-Offs were returned – in 2023 more or less than 20% of Kick-Offs were returned? (21% – As much as I think they should eliminate Kick-Offs you can’t – there needs to always be a chance for an Onside-Kick Attempt at the end of close games)
  8. How much water does the average family of 4 use per day Closer to: 400, 600, or 800 gallons of water? (About a 100 gallons per person per day)
  9. According to a FOX Television Poll – 75, 85, or 95% of all NFL fans have never attended an NFL game? (Ticket Prices/Parking Fees/Traffic/Crowd/Safety/Food Cost/Like TV Annoucers/Don’t Miss Anything When Watching On TV/Can Pause When Going To The Bathroom – all things on a much larger list of reason not to go to a game – but by far MONEY the biggest reason for not going)
  10. Something to keep in mind the next time packing for a camping trip: Blue, Green, or White Clothing, Sleeping Bags, Tents, Coolers, Anything will attract twice as many Misquitos as any other color?