Stan’s Trivia


Look closely at the logo of college football’s Big Ten Conference, and you’ll see the two digits of the number “11” hidden on either side of the capital T in “Ten.” This signifies the 11 teams that have been members of the Big Ten since 1990.

Dwarf Cavendish is the name of:

A bright star in the northern sky

B) The title character in a Charles Dickens novel

C) The most popular variety of bananas

D) The first steam engine produced by James Watt

Tuesday’s answer: The world’s tallest obelisk is the 570-foot San Jacinto Monument, located near Houston, Texas. It commemorates the decisive 1836 battle of the Texas War of Independence from Mexico.