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Diana’s Quiz – July 20, 2024

by Diana Filer 1. What is the name of Ottawa's professional football team? 2. Who is the current host of the television quiz program 'Jeopardy'? 3. Pile of Bones was the...

Answers to Diana’s Quiz – July 13, 2024

by Diana Filer 1.  Ammunition is now available for sale in American vending machines. 2.   Beach volleyball is the port that will be played at the Eiffel Tower during the Paris...

Diana’s Quiz, July 13, 2024

by Diana Filer 1.  What product is now being sold in American vending machines? 2.  At the Paris Olympics, which sport will be played at the Eiffel Tower? 3.  The song 'Some...

Diana’s Quiz June 30, 2012

Where in the world was the highest outdoor  temperature recorded? The weaver, honeypot and  pharaoh are  examples of what? What is the meaning of Sinn Fein...

Answers to Diana’s Quiz June 23, 2012

Craigellachie, British Columbia The  Galilean moons of Jupiter, discovered by Galileo in 1610 The  innermost arm of the Milky Way galaxy Norman Mailer Wiltshire 

Diana’s Quiz June 23, 2012

Where was the ''last spike'' driven to  complete the cross-Canada linkd of the Canadian Pacific  Railroad? What are Io, Europa, Ganymede and  Callisto? Where is Norma Arm? Which...

Answers to Diana’s Quiz June 16, 2012

Newfoundland/Labrador According to most sources Lumbini, in present-day Nepal,  A thousand of something, especially a thousand years (and no, not the next Olympics in Santiago!) In...

Diana’s Quiz June 16, 2012

What is the name of Canada's newestprovince? Where is the birthplace pf Buddha? What is a chiliad?  To what does the slogan ""fifty-fourfortyfight'', refer? What is...

Answers to Diana’s Quiz – June 9, 2012

A sword Iceland  The Holy Island of  Lindisfarne It is a primitive arachnid Gaius Petronius Arbiter, known as Petronius    

Diana’s Quiz – June 9, 2012

Of what weapon is the foible a part?  Which country uses only green,  renewable energy, with no nuclear, gas or fossil fuel  sources? Where did...

Answers to Diana’s Quiz – June 2, 2012

The Eiffel Towel  United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization Wayne Gretzky, with 894. Second most: Gordie Howe The Walther PPK The clarinet

Diana’s Quiz – June 2, 2012

What was the tallest structure in the world 100 years ago? What does UNESCO stand for? Which hockey player has till now scored the...

Answers to Diana’s Quiz May 26, 2012

1.The Fantasticks, which ran off Broadway for 17,162 shows over 42 years 2. It is the phonetic translation of ''quelque chose'' 3. Feist 4. Nanisivik, Nunavut 5. Howard Engel of Toronto

Diana’s Quiz May 26, 2012

1. What is the longest running English language musical?    2. From what French phrase does the word ''kickshaw'', meaning ''delicacy'' or ''trinket'' derive?   3. Who won...

Answers to Diana’s Quiz – May 19, 2012

1.  The vermin-ridden, graffitti-sprayed Hans Brinker Budget Hotel in Amsterdam, Holland 2.  A manuscript that has been written over the top of an earlier writing,...

Diana’s Quiz – May 19, 2012

 1. What hostelry advertises and prides itself as being "The Worst Hotel in the World"? 2. What is a palimpsest? 3. What is a gerund?  4....

Answers to Diana’s Quiz – May 12, 2012

South America, formerly Dutch Guiana. Fred Wah Lacrosse the 13th day of most months, originallly thought to have been the day of the full moon. In only...

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