Daily Trivia Quiz Questions and Answers (01-04-2024)

Question 1: What kind of bridge is the Golden Gate Bridge?

  • Suspension bridge
  • Cantilever bridge
  • Truss bridge

Correct Answer: Suspension bridge

Fact: Suspension bridges are characterized by suspended roadways supported by cables and are known for their strength and flexibility. The Golden Gate Bridge, which connects San Francisco to Marin County, is a prime example. Designed by Joseph Strauss and others, its two majestic towers rise 746 feet above the Golden Gate Strait.

Question 2: During which period was the Golden Gate Bridge built?

  • World War I
  • Prohibition Era
  • Great Depression

Correct Answer: Great Depression

Fact: The Great Depression, triggered by the stock market crash of 1929, marked a period of widespread unemployment and financial hardship. However, the construction of this bridge gave a boost to employment and the wider economy.

Question 3: Where can you find the ‘Painted Ladies’ houses in San Francisco?

  • The Haight
  • The Mission District
  • Alamo Square

Correct Answer: Alamo Square

Fact: Alamo Square is home to an iconic row of colorful Victorian houses known as the 'Painted Ladies,' representing the late 19th-century architecture found across the city.

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