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Impress your friends (or stump them) with knowledge of all things Americangeography, history, entertainment, people, culture, and quirky miscellany. More than 3,000 questions will fill countless hours of fun as you learn fascinating facts about our country. Now updated and revised with facts and trivia related to the American flag and “The Star-Spangled Banner,” The Big Book of American Trivia has hours of fun packed within its pages. Perfect for party games, family gatherings, and vacations, this collection will be sure to please all the trivia fanatics you know!
Q: In what year’s World Series was “The Star-Spangled Banner” played at a sports event for the first time?
A: Page 239
Q: What major East Coast city has a Cherry Blossom Festival every April?
A: Page 145
Q: What outdoorsy president was the first president to ride in an automobile?
A: Page 205
Q: How did the original rectangular flag that Francis Scott Key saw when he composed “The Star-Spangled Banner” eventually become a square?
A: Page 237
Q: What twentieth-century president was the first to be born in a hospital?
A: Page 259
Fun. Fascinating. All-American.