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Stephen Baker

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World's Easiest Quiz (Passing requires 4 correct answers--check answers below)

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 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?

All done? Check your answers below!












ANSWERS TO THE QUIZ

10) How long did the Hundred Years War last? *116 years

11) Which country makes Panama hats? *Ecuador

12) From which animal do we get cat gut? *Sheep and Horses

13) In which month do Russians celebrate the October Revolution? *November

14) What is a camel's hair brush made of? *Squirrel fur

15) The Canary Islands are named after what animal? *Dogs

16) What was King George VI's first name? *Albert

17) What color is a purple finch? *Crimson (I'll allow red)

18) Where are Chinese gooseberries from? *New Zealand

What do you mean, you failed?

;-)

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Shaun Rimmer

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Stephen Baker <[email protected]> wrote in message
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> World's Easiest Quiz (Passing requires 4 correct answers--check answers
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Cheers Steve - I love stuff like that! I only got half of them though, not knowing the correct
answers to some, but I did know none of the obvious ones were the right ones - assume nothing!

Shaun aRe
 
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Watimena

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In fact aren't Chinese Gooseberries from New Zealand?

Kiwi fruit in other words?

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"Stephen Baker" <[email protected]> wrote in message
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> 1) How long did the Hundred Years War last? *116 years
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Shaun Rimmer

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Stephen Baker <[email protected]> wrote in message
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> Watimena says:
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> That _is_ what was in the answer sheet that you kindly quoted with the question. Did you not
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Bloody foreigners.

Shaun aRe - What colour is the cape on a cape gooseberry?
 
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Shaun Rimmer

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Stephen Baker <[email protected]> wrote in message
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> >Shaun aRe - What colour is the cape on a cape gooseberry?
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> Depends on whether its going to the opera, or just a walk on the Downs,
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Neither - it's going to hang around with a young couple until they're really annoyed, then it's
going to feast fat on their life juices.

Shaun aRe
 
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Shaun Rimmer

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> In that case - black with a red lining. High collar, too. ;-)

Ding!

Heh - did you not get my really sly and dead cool 'gooseberry' reference eh? Did ya like it eh?
Funny guy me ya know! Whooooo! Hehehehahahehahehahehshit!

Shaun aRe
 
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Shaun Rimmer

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Stephen Baker <[email protected]> wrote in message
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You were it's target audience.

> >Heh - did you not get my really sly and dead cool 'gooseberry' reference
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> No prob. Not for a really sly and cool guy like meself, anyhoo. ;-)

I was being sarcastic - it was about as subtle as a breezeblock falling on yer bollocks ',;~}

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Naturally ',;~}

Shaun aRe
 
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ØYvind RøTvold

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saildesi[email protected] (Stephen Baker) writes:

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I once found a quiz book where one of the questions was what Caesar's first name was. The answer,
according to the book, was 'Julius'.

Apparently someone had spotted an obvious 'error' during editing:)

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