Daily Quiz #383
On what date on the Christian calendar is the day of the Annunciation or Lady Day?
What is a Kindle DX, that in early 2009 was priced at around US$489?
Whose top hat and other belongings fetched nearly half a million euros at auction in May 2009?
Which warship captured numerous merchant ships and defeated five British warships (HMS Guerriere, HMS Java, HMS Pictou, HMS Cyane and HMS Levant) in the War of 1812 against Great Britain?
In art, what is the term used for the process of producing an effect by means of dots or small marks with brush or pencil?
Why was Korean short-track speedskater Kim Dong-Sung disqualified from the men's 1500 metre final at the 2000 Olympics?
Which canal allows ships to travel from the Mediterranean Sea to the Indian Ocean?