by Diana Filer
1. Sir Wilfred Laurier was Canada’s first Francophone Prime Minister.
2. The Thomas Cup is a trophy signifying world supremacy in Badminton.
3. At a height of 979 metres, Angel Falls in Venezuela is the world’s highest cataract.
4. An eon is considered to be the longest portion of geologic time.
5. The Quarrymen is the name of the skiffle group where Beatles John Lennon, George Harrison and Paul McCartney got their start.