Answers to Diana’s Quiz – July 11, 2015

  1.  quizPyewacket is the name of the cat in ‘Bell, Book and Candle’.  The original Pyewacket was the familiar spirit of a witch detected by Matthew Hopkins, the British witchfinder general in 1644 in England.
  2. The hundred pleats in  a chef’s toque symbolize the number of ways to cook eggs.
  3. A cayuse is a horse, especially a native pony of the Cayuse tribes in the states of Washington, Oregon and Idaho.
  4. Pencil leads are made from graphite.
  5. ‘Metropolis’ means ‘mother city’ in Greek.