Thursday, August 17, 2017

Answers to Diana’s Quiz – August 12, 2017

Burma, Liberia and the USA do not use the metric system of weights and measures. Skijoring is a winter sport where a skier...

Diana’s Quiz – August 12, 2017

Which 2 countries along with the USA do not use the metric system? What is skijoring? When was the Channel Tunnel, connecting the...

Answers to Diana’s Quiz – August 5, 2017

Pythagoras was said to be one of the first to put forth the theory that the world was round.  After the 5th century BC,...

Diana’s Quiz – August 5, 2017

Who first theorized that the world was round? What is the large seed of a tropical palm that is cultivated for copra? To...

Answers to Diana’s Quiz – July 22, 2017

The first airplane to have the STOL capability was the Canadian made deHavilland Beaver. Farkle is a dice game that has also been...

Diana’s Quiz – July 22, 2017

 What airplane was the first to have a short takeoff and landing (STOL) capability? What is farkle? What is the most poisonous marine...

Answers to Diana’s Quiz – July 15, 2017

The concrete in the dome of Rome’s Pantheon has stood the test of time since at least 126 a.d. It is completely unreinforced...

Diana’s Quiz – July 15, 2017

What is unusual about the concrete in the dome of the Pantheon in Rome? Who is Natalia Veselnitskaya? By which name was the Cretan-born...

Answers to Diana’s Quiz – July 8, 2017

Babe Ruth hit his first home run at Hanlan’s Point on Toronto Island on September 5, 1914. Yeast is the source of champagne...

Diana’s Quiz – July 8, 2017

Where did baseball legend Babe Ruth hit his first home run? What is the source of the bubbles in Champagne? What is the...
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