Trivia Bits for Oct 09, 2019

By Leslie Elman

October 9, 2019 1 min read

Khmer, the official language of Cambodia, has the world's longest alphabet, with 69 letters currently in use and another five or so considered obsolete. The world's shortest alphabet is used in the Rotokas language spoken by an estimated 4,300 people in Papua New Guinea. It consists of 11 or 12 letters (depending on which source you consult).

The flag of Cambodia has two blue stripes, one red stripe and what pictured in the center?

A) Angkor Wat temple

B) Golden eagle

C) I Ching trigrams

D) White crown

Previous answer: Ted Mosby on "How I Met Your Mother," played by Josh Radnor, was an architect.

TRIVIA FANS: Leslie Elman is the author of "Weird But True: 200 Astounding, Outrageous and Totally Off the Wall Facts." Contact her at [email protected]

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