Answers to Diana’s Quiz – November 8, 2014

  1. quiz There are 64 squares on a chess board.
  2. Cosmic purple, white satin, and royal chantenay are all types of carrot.
  3. A dendrochronologist studies tree rings.
  4. The largest size of wine bottle is a Melchior, at 16 litres, although champagne has much larger bottles, up to 30 litres, called Melchizedek or Midas.
  5. Daisy Ashford was 9 years old when she wrote her novel, The Young Visiters.