Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Trivia Tuesday

New York City has 722 miles of subway track.


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Basketball was invented in 1891 by James Naismith. He set out to invent a game to occupy students between the football and baseball seasons.


 Click HERE to read about James Naismith.


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Cleveland, Ohio became the world's first city to be lighted electrically in 1879. 


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The name "Tennessee" originated from the old Yuchi Indian word, "Tana-see,"
meaning "The Meeting Place." 


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The total number of Americans killed in the Civil War is greater
than the combined total of Americans killed in all other wars. 

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Mercury is the only metal that is liquid at room temperature.



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A newborn kangaroo is about 1 inch in length.


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The original Village People line-up was recruited via an advertisement that read "Macho types wanted: must have moustache". The group scored a number of disco and dance hits, including "Macho Man", "In the Navy", and their greatest hit, “Y.M.C.A.".


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Iceland has no railway system or army.



That's all for today.
Have a great week!

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