Answers to Diana’s Quiz – February 21, 2015

  1. quizCapoeira is a Brazilian martial art that combines elements of dance, music and acrobatics.  It is sometimes referred to as a game,and derives from African descendants, probably as far back as the 16thcentury.
  2.  Twitching to a birdwatcher means the observation of an already sighted rare bird, with the goal of adding the species on the birdwatcher’s lists.  Sometimes called ‘chasing’ in North America.
  3.  Whereas as recently as last mid-October the Conservatives were at 14% in Quebec, this month they lead with 29% of those polled.
  4.  Podophobia is a fear of feet.
  5.  In Winnipeg, The Forks is where the Assiniboine River flows meet the Red River.