Wave Wake-Up Trivia

Get your brain firing on all cylinders each morning by answering a fun and challenging question!  
Call 573-746-7004 with your guess.

We’ll reward you with delicious Andy’s Frozen Custard!

This week’s questions

Monday, March 1

Q: Americans throw away 579 of these each second or 49 million a day. At one point in our lives, we’ve all used one. What is it?
A: diapers

Tuesday, March 2

Q: On this day in 1959, construction began on a famous world landmark. Which one was it?
A: The Sydney Opera House

Wednesday, March 3

Q: Though it’s common here, this birthday tradition is illegal in Canada. What is it?
A: trick candles

Thursday, March 4

Q: 15 percent of people say they love this so much that they’d be willing to give up social media for it. What?
A: Netflix

Last week’s questions

Monday, February 22

Q: 20 years ago, we did this almost a half dozen times a day. Now it’s about twice a day. What is it?
A: talking on the phone

Tuesday, February 23

Q: One quarter of people say they’ve stayed in a relationship because they liked this about the other person. What was it?
A: their dog

Wednesday, February 24

Q: Three of these disappear from the average home each year. What?
A: forks

Thursday, February 25

Q: The original title for this movie was “The Journal of the Whills”. Which one is it?
A: “Star Wars”

Friday, February 26

Q: According to a recent survey, 28% of people say this is their favorite thing about winter. What is it?
A: warm fuzzy socks


  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!

  10. Denis E Siefert

    Good Morning! Thanks for continuous great music and hosts! I’d like to register my wife’s birthday if I could. Her name is Kim Siefert and her birthday is July 19th, 1956. (She’s 64 this year though she sure doesn’t look it!) Thanks again for awesome entertainment!

  11. Will do, Denis- and THANKS for the kind words!

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