Thursday, September 13, 2012

Trivia - A Google a Day V

What first name was shared by the co-founders of the company that developed the first microcomputer for use with video display?

What is the predominant climate type in the country that forms the easternmost part of Africa?
Tropical Monsoon

Baer's "Brown Box" was the first of what kind of device?
Gaming Consoles

In 1869, the former president of the C.S.A. turned down an offer to become the first president of a newly established university. By what name is that school now known?
Texas A&M

What is the Enteroctopus dofleini's spiky tongue called?

A U.S. city tried to have its name changed to "Anvil City" in 1899, but the request was denied by the U.S. Postal Service. In what state is this city located?

The ship in Coleridge's famous poem sails into a land of ice. What color are the icebergs?

On the way to BlizzCon in 2011, what nearby bakery-restaurant on W. Katella might you have stopped in for some French toast before checking into the convention?

What cosmic drink likens itself to a hit in the head by a brick surrounded by a lemon rind in Douglas Adams' six volume series about the universe?
Pan Galactic Gargle Blaster

What animal uses several layers of chromataphores to change its color based on its emotional state?

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