TRIVIA TEST

By Fifi Rodriguez
1. ANATOMY: What is the largest bone in the foot?
2. MUSIC:What did the title of the song “Pennsylvania 6-5000” refer to?
3. GEOGRAPHY: What is the westernmost point in the contiguous United States?
4. LITERATURE: How many daughters did the king have in Shakespeare’s play “King Lear”?
5. HISTORY: Who founded the abolitionist newspaper “The North Star”?
6. LANGUAGE: What does the Latin phrase “non compos mentis” mean?
7. PSYCHOLOGY: Someone who suffers from didaskaleinophobia would have an abnormal fear of what?
8. COMICS: What is the name of the family dog in the “Dennis the Menace” comic panel?
9. SCIENCE: How fast can a bolt of lightning travel?
10. TELEVISION: In what fictional city does the soap opera “All My Children” take place?

Answers
1. The heel bone, or calcaneus
2. A telephone number
3. Cape Alava, Wash.
4. Three
5. Frederick Douglass
6. Not of sound mind
7. Going to school
8. Ruff
9. Up to 130,000 mph.
10. Pine Valley, Pa.

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