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Almonte in Concert, ‘Christmas with Quartom’ — December 3

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Diana’s Quiz – November 26, 2022

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Ol’ Sluffer and the Lobster

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Diana's QuizAnswers to Diana's Quiz - May 24, 2014

Answers to Diana’s Quiz – May 24, 2014

  1. quizKing Francis the First (Francois Premier) was the father of Marie Antoinette.  He was considered France’s first Renaissance king
  2.  Hoodoos are geological spires of sandstone which can range up to 45 meters in height.  They are different from other such pillars in that their formations have a ‘totem pole shape’ to them.  In Canada, the best known are  the millions-of-years-old mushroom-top shaped ones in Drumheller, Alberta.
  3.  The bee hummingbird is the world’s smallest bird.  It weighs about as much as a teabag.
  4.  Quantophrenia is excessive use of facts and figures that can be derived using statistics.
  5.  The Apollo missions alone left six vehicles on the moon, among other vehicles and more debris.





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