Answes to Diana’s Quiz: September 8 2018

Answers

  1. On March 20/19, Brexit will mark the withdrawal of the UK from the European Union, deal or no deal.
  2. The overall theme of The Madwoman of Chaillot is the rights of the poor.
  3. Scoville Units measure the heat or pungency of chili peppers, caused by the concentration of the compound capsaicin in them.
  4. Acheron is both the river from which the Styx flowed, and also the god of this hellish underground river.
  5. Christopher Plummer is John Abbott’s great-grandson.