Trivia

Hard

The Only Highway In The U.S. That Prohibits Automotive Traffic Is Located In?

Rhode Island
Michigan
Maine
California

Answer: Michigan

A highway in the United States with no cars? Why that seems to be the very antitheses of the car-loving American spirit. In fact, the only way you could likely even pull off a car-less highway is if you were to place it on an island in the middle of a massive lake… which is exactly where you’ll find M-185, the only car-less highway in America.

Located in northern Michigan, M-185 is the only highway on Mackinac Island, a bustling vacation location well known for preserving a slower pace of life. Cars have been banned from the island since the 1890s (when automobiles first started to make an appearance in America) after the first cars introduced on the island spooked the carriage horses and caused numerous accidents. The scenic highway that circles the island has remained almost entirely car-free ever since.

The only exception to the ban on automotive traffic is made for emergency vehicles. In fact the only motor vehicle accident in the history of the island occurred in 2005 when two emergency vehicles had a minor collision. This also gives M-185 another unique distinction: it’s the only highway in America that has had but a single car accident.

Trivia

Very Hard

The Oligodynamic Effect Is A Phenomenon That Describes?

Trivia

Easy

What Food Is Actually Made From Repurposed Brewer’s Yeast?

Trivia

Very Hard

What Iconic Award Was Almost Named The “Ike” Award?

Trivia

Very Hard

The First Sitting U.S. President To Receive A Speeding Ticket Was?

Trivia

Hard

The Longest Ruling Monarch Of A Major European Country Was?

Trivia

Easy

The Small Pocket In Blue Jeans Was Intended to Hold?

Trivia

Hard

The Most Volcanically Active Body In Our Solar System Is?

Trivia

Hard

What Was The Best-Selling Nintendo N64 Game?

Trivia

Hard

The Coldest Known Star Is Only As Warm As What?

Trivia

Easy

Residential Communities Where People Live With Their Planes And Direct Runway Access Are Called?