Daily Quiz #1558
What is a halapeno?
It originated in the 5th century BCE or earlier as training for the military, could involve up to 200 a game, was fêted for both men and women in Persian poetry and art. Which game is it?
Taylor Swift's "We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together" became a No.1 single on Billboard's country chart and the longest running country chart topper since 1966. What else?
The nomadic Mongol tribes in Mongolia, Manchuria and Siberia united under which leader in the 1100s?
The Mohs scale measures what?
The semi-arid region called the Sahel separates what from the rest of southern Africa?
Who has been under house arrest for 15 of the past 21 years, and was released from the latest sentence on 13 November 2010?