Daily Trivia Quiz Questions and Answers (12-29-2023)

Question 1: Which city, seen in today’s image, is known for its extensive network of canals?

  • Johannesburg
  • Madrid
  • Amsterdam

Correct Answer: Amsterdam

Fact: The Dutch capital of Amsterdam is home to 165 canals, earning it the nickname 'Venice of the North.' Surrounding the city in concentric half-circles, these canals are flanked by historic houses from the 17th and 18th centuries.

Question 2: Which famous painter’s house is now a museum in Amsterdam?

  • Rembrandt
  • Picasso
  • Monet

Correct Answer: Rembrandt

Fact: The 17th-century Dutch painter is celebrated for his masterful use of light and shadow in works like 'The Night Watch.' The Rembrandt House Museum showcases a vast collection of his etchings and paintings.

Question 3: Which Dutch delicacy consists of two thin waffles sandwiched together with caramel syrup?

  • Stroopwafel
  • Pannekoeken
  • Liege waffles

Correct Answer: Stroopwafel

Fact: The first stroopwafels were made in the Dutch city of Gouda during the late 18th century. They are made of flour, butter, yeast, brown sugar, and spices. These syrup-filled delights are best enjoyed warm atop a cup of coffee, which allows the caramel to soften.

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