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Re: A groop pop quiz!



Hmm,
    Very grooish quiz.  Note that the canary islands are not in the
pacific but in the atlantic.
Bunny

Schechner & Associates wrote:

> Here is a pop quiz for the groop:
>
>   1. How long did the hundred year war last?
>
>   2. Which country makes Panama hats?
>
>   3. From what animal do we get catgut?
>
>   4. In what month do Russians celebrate the October Revolution?
>
>   5. What is Camel's hair brush made from?
>
>   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?
>
> ~~~~
>
> Ready for the answers?
>
>   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. 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. 30 years of course. 1618 to 1648.
>
> If you got ANY of them right, your membership in the groop is suspect!