Diana's Quiz

Diana’s Quiz – January 19, 2013

1.  What is Kivalliq? 2.  Which part of the human body is the least sensitive to touch? 3.  Which Canadian-born writer was awarded the Pulitzer Prize...

Answers to Diana’s Quiz, January 12, 2013

1.  Gilead, the current day Jalad, is a mountainous region in Jordan.  It means ''hill of witness''. 2.   One day;  Twelfth Night occurs on January 5th...

Diana’s Quiz, January 12, 2013

1.  Where is Gilead? 2.  What is the difference between Twelfth Night and Epiphany? 3.  What is the Code of Hammurabi? 4.  Who is Canada's Minister of...

Answers to Diana’s Quiz, January 5, 2013

 A 3 dog night is one so cold that it helps to have 3 dogs bundling in bed with you to keep warm.  Some...

Diana’s Quiz January 5, 2013

Where did the expression 3 Dog Night originate? What is a byte? What is a dormin? When, if ever, did Niagara Falls freeze over completely? Who invented scissors?

Answers to Diana’s Quiz, December 29, 2012

1. In Scotland, if the first person to enter the house on New Year's day is a dark, young and good-looking male, this indicates a...

Diana’s Quiz – December 29, 2012

1.  What well-known New Year's tradition involves a good-looking young dark-haired man? 2.  What are the New Year's traditions in Japan? 3.  According to the Chinese...

Answers to Diana’s Quiz, December 22, 2012

St Nicholas - Father Christmas - was born in Demre (Myra) Turkey Chris Hadfield Christmas pudding originate in an old Celtic dish called ''frumenty'', a spiced...

Diana’s Quiz, December 22, 2012

What is considered the true birthplace of St Nicholas? Who is the first Canadian to assume command of the International Space Station? Where did Christmas pudding...

Answers to Diana’s Quiz, December 15, 2012

1. Gunpowder, the compass, paper making and printing 2. A hafis is a Muslim who knows the Koran by heart 3.  Finland.  Canada is rated 3rd cleanest. 4.  Death,...

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