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Gentle Yoga & Balance 50+ with Alison

Gentle Yoga & Balance 50+  with Alison NEW...

Ken Allison – MVFN Champion for Nature, 2024

Ken Allison is a “wildlife ecologist/naturalist/educator”; extraordinaire! He...

Giant Baked Beans with Sausage Meatballs

by Susan Hanna This is another great recipe...

Diana's Quiz

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Answers to Diana’s Quiz – February 17, 2024

by Diana Filer 1.  The Dempster Highway connects the Klondike Highway in the Yukon to Inuvik, NWT, on the Mackenzie River delta.  It runs for 736 kilometers. 2.  Valsalva is a...

Diana’s Quiz – February 17, 2024

by Diana Filer 1.  Where does the Dempster Highway run? 2.  What is valsalva? 3.  Who is Christina Koch 4.  How long is a 'hertz'? 5.  Where did 'art deco' begin?

Answers to Diana’s Quiz – February 10, 2024

by Diana Filer 1.  The most important job skill today is decision making, followed by multi-tasking. according to a recent poll.  Teamwork is 12th down on this list. 2.  The name...

Answers to Diana’s Quiz – August 10, 2013

1. Sir Toby Belch is a character in Twelfth Night 2. A nixy is a misaddressed or illegibly addressed piece of mail. 3. Celine Dion has sold 200 million...

Diana’s Quiz – August 10, 2013

1.  In which Shakespearean play is Sir Toby Belch a comic character? 2.  What is a nixy? 3.  Which Canadian singer is currently on the list of the...

Answers to Diana’s Quiz – August 3, 2013

1. The sun dog, or parhelion, is an atmospheric phenomenon that creates bright spots of light, often coloured in the sky, best seen when the...

Diana’s Quiz – August 3, 2013

1.  What is a sun dog? 2.  In modern day baseball, how many starting pitchers do teams generally have? 3.  What is a pan troglodyte? 4.  Where is...

Answers to Diana’s Quiz

1. British Columbia is where most Canadian volcanoes are.  The last eruption was about 150 years ago on the Lava Fork volcano in northwestern BC. 2. Acclaimed...

Diana’s Quiz – July 27, 2013

1.  Where are most Canadian volcanoes located? 2.  Who is the new host of CBC"s Saturday Afternoon at the Opera, succeeding Bill Richardson? 3.  What was Donald...

Answers to Diana’s Quiz – July 20, 2013

1.  A black box recorder is really bright orange in colour. 2. This is Ramadan, the ninth month of the Islamic calendar. 3.  The buran is a...

Diana’s Quiz – July 20, 2013

1.  What is the actual colour of a black box aviation recorder? 2.  This current month in the Islamic calendar is called what? 3.  The Russian...

Answers to Diana’s Quiz – July 13, 2013

 1. Colza oil is used in making lubricants and synthetic rubber.  It comes from rape seed. 2.  Kludge is a system, especially in computers, that consists of...

Diana’s Quiz – July 13, 2013

1. For what purpose would colza oil be used? 2. What is ''kludge''? 3.  What is the most popular condiment in Canada? 4.  For which novel did Herman...

Answers to Diana’s Quiz – July 6, 2013

 1. A shikaree is a big game hunter, and he or she would most likely be found in India.  2.  Shirley McLaine's brother is actor Warren Beatty  3. ...

Diana’s Quiz, July 6, 2013

1.  Where would you encounter a shikaree? 2. What is the name of Shirley McLaine's brother? 3.  Who was the person who introduced Theosophy to most...

Answers to Diana’s Quiz – June 29, 2013

The Canadian maple leaf has three ''lobes and tips'', while the Norwegian tree has five of each. Fitzroy was a name given to sons, usually...

Diana’s Quiz – June 29, 2013

What distinguishes the Canadian maple leaf from the Norwegian maple leaf? What is the significance of the surname Fitzroy? From what tree are the flowers of...

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