Answers to Diana’s Quiz – October 15, 2016

  1. quiz15A bloomer is a loaf of bread with oval ends and diagonal stripes cut into the top.
  2. The planet Jupiter has a ‘great red spot’, which is a persistent anticyclonic storm.
  3. Bob Dylan won the Nobel Prize for literature this year.
  4. The polka originated in 19th century Bohemia.
  5. A trapezium in geometry is a quadrilateral with one pair of parallel sides.  However, in Canada and the United States, it is a quadrilateral with no parallel sides.