by Diana Filer

  1. The metamorphic rock slate may be found in red, green, purple, blue, black or grey colours.
  2. The incus, malleus and stapes, are the bones in the inner, the names being the Latin for their shapes:  the anvil, the hammer and the stirrup.
  3. Andreas Baader and members of the German terrorist group the Red Army Faction (The Baader-Meinhof Gang) were jailed for life in Stuttgart on April 28, 1977.
  4. Twill is the fabric woven with a pattern of diagonal parallel ribs.
  5. British Columbia, Alberta, Ontario and Quebec,  representing 80% of our population, have a carbon tax.