Daily Trivia Questions

General Knowledge
Does a merry-go-round turn counter-- or --clockwise?
What is the capital of Rhode Island?
Which New Zealander took on the giant task of making 3 films at once about the little hobbits?
Which midwife is known to have killed 103 newborns?
Art & Literature
Literally speaking, what country produced the first sagas in the 12th and 13th centuries?
Science & Nature
The human ear is capable of hearing sounds in a decibel level range from a low of 10 db to a maximum of how many decibels? (within 10)
Sports & Leisure
Which MLB team fired manager Trey Hillman in 2010?