Answer – Peace Corps
Thursday – The program was established by Executive Order 10924, issued by President John F. Kennedy on March 1, 1961.
Wednesday – Nearly 220,000 Americans have served in 141 countries through this organization.
Tuesday – Its purpose is to promote world peace and friendship.
Monday – This week’s answer is a government organization.
Answer – Black Panther or T’Challa
Thursday – A movie about me comes to theaters tomorrow in the U.S.
Wednesday – The country of my birth is the only source of a metal called vibranium.
Tuesday – My father’s unexpected death made me king many years before I anticipated taking on that role.
Monday – I am a fictional character.
Answer– Louis Braille
Thursday – At the age of 15 he created his own system of reading for the blind that is still used today.
Wednesday – Uncommon for that era, his parents made many efforts to raise him in a normal fashion.
Tuesday – He was blinded in both eyes as the result of an early childhood accident.
Monday – This French man was born in 1809 and died in 1852.
Answer – Bethlehem
Thursday – She also commissioned the building of its great Church of the Nativity in 327.
Wednesday – Empress Helena, mother of Constantine the Great, promoted its rebuilding.
Tuesday – This city was destroyed during the second-century Bar Kokhba revolt.
Monday – This is a city whose name in Arabic means House of Meat.
Answer – Lydia Maria Child
Thursday – She is best known for writing a poem about visiting her grandfather’s house in 1845. It was called “The New-England Boy’s Song about Thanksgiving Day.”
Wednesday – She loved to visit her grandfather’s house.
Tuesday – She was born in 1802 and died at the age of 78.
Monday – This woman was an activist who fought for the rights of slaves, women, and Native Americans.
5/22/18 – In total there are said to be around 400 million dogs in the world.
3/19/18 – A type of monkey in Japan which is called a Macaques can use coins to buy vending machine snacks.
1/23/18 – Swans only have one partner for their whole life. If their partner dies they could pass away from a broken heart.
11/2/17 – Over forty million turkeys are consumed on Thanksgiving.
5/21/18 – A 12 oz jar of peanut butter requires about 540 peanuts to make.
3/15/18 – If coloring wasn’t added to Coca-Cola, it would be clear. (The rumor that it would be green is false.)
12/19/17 – There are approximately 25-30 real Christmas trees sold in the Ū.S. every year.
10/24/17 – The spring peeper is named for the sounds it makes as a sign winter is over and spring is coming.
Answer – Sydney Opera House
Thursday – After 15 years of construction, this building was opened and dedicated by Queen Elizabeth II on tomorrow’s date in 1973.
Wednesday – Its different roofs look like ships’ sails in the harbor.
Tuesday – It is built on the Nennelong Point in Sydney, Australia.
Monday – This building is the most famous work of Danish architect, Jørn Utzon.
5/16/18 – The longest game of Monopoly lasted 70 days.
3/5/18 – Algae sometimes grows on sloth fur.
12/11/17 – Dogs have around 1,700 taste buds.
10/16/17 – A turtle’s shell is made of about 50 bones.
5/10/18 – The Nazi’s, at some camps, let their prisoners play board games.
2/26/18 – There is a way to grow a prickly pear cactus without the needles.
12/4/17 – A narwhal’s horn is actually a tooth from its upper jaw.
10/11/17 – A proper beagle should have a white-tipped tail.