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Answers to Monday, April 11, 2022

1. Known for its large areas of floating seaweed, what is the only sea without any coasts?

Sargasso Sea

2. “The Thick of It” was a popular political series on the BBC in the mid-2000s. It spawned a spin-off movie in 2009, and inspired an American remake in the 2010s, both of which featured Anna Chlumsky. Name the movie and the TV show for one point each.

“In the Loop,” “Veep”

3. The “Race to the Sea” took place in World War I, with the German and Franco-British armies both trying to outflank each other. To which sea did they race?

The North Sea

4. Which planet—the second-largest in the Solar System—is the farthest planet visible from Earth with the naked eye?

Saturn

5. What athlete, whose birth name was Wa-Tho-Huk, was voted the “Greatest Athlete of the Twentieth Century” by ABC Sports fans?

Jim Thorpe