Put your thinking caps on!
Rick Weekley (jmar@IX.NETCOM.COM)
Thu, 9 Oct 1997 22:48:29 -0500
>>The world's easiest quiz (or is it?)
>> 1. How long did the Hundred Years War last?
>> 2. Which country makes Panama hats?
>> 3. From which animal do we get catgut?
>> 4. In which month do Russians celebrate the October Revolution?
>> 5. What is a camel's hair brush made of?
>> 6. The Canary Islands in the Pacific are named after what animal?
>> 7. What was King George VI's first name?
>> 8. What color is a purple finch?
>> 9. Where are Chinese gooseberries from?
>> 10. How long did the Thirty Years War last?
>> 1. 116 years, from 1337 to 1453.
>> 2. Ecuador.
>> 3. From sheep and horses.
>> 4. November. The Russian calendar was 13 days behind ours.
>> 5. Squirrel fur.
>> 6. The Latin name was Insularia Canaria - Island of the Dogs.
>> 7. Albert. When he came to the throne in 1936 he respected the wish of
>> Queen Victoria that no future king should ever be called Albert.
>> 8. Distinctively crimson.
>> 9. New Zealand.
>> 10. Thirty years, of course. From 1618 to 1648.
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