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Wave Wake-Up Trivia

Get your brain firing on all cylinders each morning by answering a fun and challenging question!  

We’ll reward you with with a pair of Marcus movie passes!

This week’s questions

Monday, May 18

Q: In a recent survey asking men and women what the most annoying thing about their ex-spouse was, men said she was a control freak. What was the #1 thing women named?
A: selective hearing

Tuesday, May 19

Q: A majority of parents say the hardest skill to teach their child was tying their shoes. What was the second hardest thing?
A: teaching them to whistle

Wednesday, May 20

Q: On this day in 1993, an estimated 93 million people tuned in to watch the final episode of which show?
A: “Cheers”

Thursday, May 21

Q: Uber Eats says it’s the most popular food being delivered right now. What?
A: french fries

Friday, May 22

Q: Until 1934, this animal was found in New York’s Central Park. What animal is it?
A: sheep- The city put them there so they wouldn’t get eaten during the Great Depression.

Last week’s questions

Monday, May 11

Q: Online daters who put this hobby on their profile get over 20% more messages than those who don’t. What is it?
A: reading

Tuesday, May 12

Q: Though we know him by one name, this famous advertising character’s real name is Bibendum. Who is it?
A: The Michelin Man (pronounced “Buy-BEND-um”)

Wednesday, May 13

Q: You can find this online site in 7 different languages. What is it?
A: Craigslist

Thursday, May 14

Q: More than two thirds of people say they use one or two while 20% say they use three or more. Three percent of people don’t use one at all. What is it?
A: pillows

Friday, May 15

Q: A new study says the smell of citrus can make a house for sale worth an extra $80,000. What was the second most valuable aroma?
A: brownies


  1. love your morning trivia…I will ask the question for my coworkers and see what replies I get. I missed the answer to one morning and I can not find the answer…Please help! The question was what item is most needed in a dorm room?

  2. The answer was “energy drinks”! Thanks for listening and playing along!

  3. Bull shark

  4. I heard the trivia question this morning. Uranus, MO is a real city. I went to Springfield last weekend and went through there.

  5. Hi Sheri- Yes, Uranus is there but it’s not a real municipality. It’s in an unincorporated part of Pulaski County and it’s name is pretty much a tourist thing. Thanks for checking in!

  6. when are you going to post the answers for the trivia??
    you’re about a week behind. I listen to the question but I can’t be there at 8:00 sometimes for the answers

  7. They’re all there now. We had a website issue for a couple days but it’s all straightened out now. Thanks for listening!

  8. Where is today’s (Mon 12/9) Wake-Up Trivia question on the website? I enjoy sharing them with the office.

  9. Thanks for bringing it to our attention! Didn’t notice it wasn’t there…and THANKS for listening!

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