Saturday, April 29, 2017

Diana’s Quiz – March 18, 2017

What are Neonics? Which Canadian politician once said publicly:  ‘Just watch me?’ and on what occasion? What is Murujuga? What is Chiptune? What...

Answers to Diana’s Quiz – March 11, 2017

The ‘football’ is a briefcase, the contents of which are to be used by the president of the USA to authorize a nuclear...

Diana’s Quiz – March 11, 2017

What is the ‘football’? Who was the first documented European to reach Hawaii? In which movie did Fred Astaire dance on the ceiling? ...

Answers to Diana’s Quiz – March 4 2017

Answers A ‘slush fund’ was money collected from the sale of slush: the refuse fat in the galleys of ships.  The money was used...

Diana’s Quiz — March 4 2017

Questions Where does the term ‘slush fund’ originate? What is now the world’s dominant language? Where and what was the first international television transmission? ...

Answers to Diana’s Quiz – February 25, 2017

Answers Trappist is an acronym for ‘transiting planets and planetisimals small telescope’, named after a robotic telescope in the Atacama Desert that astronomers initially...

Diana’s Quiz – February 25, 2017

Questions The star Trappist I has just been discovered to have 7 earth-size planets with the possibility of having life on them.  Trappist is...

Answers to Diana’s Quiz – February 18, 2017

After 30 years of incarceration, Air India bomb maker Inderjit Singh Reyat has been released to a halfway house.  The plane that contained...

Diana’s Quiz – February 18, 2017

Who is Inderjit Singh Reyat? What was the name of Admiral Nelson’s flagship at the battle of Trafalgar? The moon Titan orbits which planet? ...

Answers to Diana’s Quiz – February 11, 2017

The Hon. James Sinclair, once the Liberal minister of fisheries, was Justin Trudeau’s maternal grandfather. August Comte, a French philosopher born in 1798,...
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